Can the ABA Fix Legal Education?

Can the ABA Fix Legal Education? (Part 2 of 2)

Last week, I discussed the ABA Task Force on the Future of Legal Education’s Draft Report. The report took a hard look at some of the challenges facing the profession, but did so through a lens of insisting that our education problems are unique to our profession. This week, let’s look at some of the specifics of […]

Can the ABA Fix Legal Education? (Part 1 of 2)

The members of the task force — like most lawyers — desperately want to believe the legal profession is so different from other professions that its greatness, problems, and solutions must all be unique. As you’d expect, this mindset creates some big problems of its own.