1982 ABA Journal articles on Law Students.
Law students have many things to be anxious about—getting called on in class can be terrifying, plus the process of applying for jobs and the rejection that frequently comes with it doesn’t help. Some law students worry that they may never find jobs as lawyers.
Feb 15, 2018 7:00 AM CST
Editors choosing law review articles are influenced by shared ideology with the authors, according to a working paper by three University of Chicago law professors.
Feb 12, 2018 8:00 AM CST
Could reforming the federal student-loan program be a way to halt the skyrocketing cost of attending law school? At the 2018 ABA Midyear Meeting in Vancouver, British Columbia, the American Bar Foundation gathered a panel together to discuss the issue in “The Perennial (and Stubborn) Challenge of Cost, Affordability and Access in Legal Education: Has it Finally Hit the Fan?”
Feb 4, 2018 12:32 PM CST
The Law School Admission Council and the Association of American Law Schools are coming together on a project to improve how the public sees the prospects of a legal education…
Feb 2, 2018 1:00 PM CST
The number of law school applications has increased by 10.6 percent when compared to last year at this time, according to information released by the Law School Admission…
Jan 29, 2018 3:00 PM CST
BARBRI has agreed to make its online bar-review products more accessible to blind and vision-impaired students as part of a consent decree in a disability suit.
The suit settled this…
Jan 24, 2018 11:24 AM CST
Today’s law students may be more open about discussing their mental health issues than previous generations, but law schools still draw many Type A individuals, frequently on a never-ending quest for perfection.
Jan 3, 2018 8:00 AM CST
Throughout many years, disability rights activism has flourished through programs that advocate independence and provide young people opportunities to discuss with peers how laws could improve their lives.
Jan 1, 2018 12:30 AM CST
Brigham Young University’s law school is the most underrated in the nation, according to an interpretation of a new study.
ranks law schools based on undergraduate grade point averages and Law School Admission Test scores.
Dec 13, 2017 11:23 AM CST
CBS is developing a comedy called Class Action that is based on the law school experiences of Dr. Phil’s son, Jay McGraw.
The show follows a law student who is…
Dec 11, 2017 7:00 AM CST
In response to a tax bill proposal to eliminate student loan interest deductions, the American Bar Association has asked that they be kept in place.
“Of particular interest to the…
Nov 29, 2017 3:41 PM CST
A graduate of Oxford University claims his lower-than-expected grades there 17 years ago made it impossible to attend an Ivy League law school in the United States or to perform…
Nov 28, 2017 7:00 AM CST
The number of people taking the Law School Admission Test has increased this year, leading some to suggest the increase is driven by a “Trump bump.”
Nov 21, 2017 8:00 AM CST
The University of Illinois at Chicago revealed on Monday that it has been in “preliminary discussions” with the John Marshall Law School to explore absorbing it into the university.
Nov 20, 2017 3:26 PM CST
After a Thursday hearing with many questions centered on the substance abuse recovery of Tarra Simmons—a 2017 law school graduate who also has an addiction history, as well as prior theft and drug possession convictions—the Washington Supreme Court ruled that she can sit for the state bar.
Nov 17, 2017 4:46 PM CST
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