TEACHING LAW OFFICE MANAGEMENT: WHY LAW STUDENTS NEED TO KNOW THE BUSINESS OF BEING A LAWYER
- Untitled. // Education Digest;Jan1940, Vol. 5 Issue 5, p46
The article describes an experiment in legal instruction in which the classroom is converted into a law office. Actual problems of professional lawyers are solved by students who assume the roles of the office personnel. The method has proved so successful that it was adopted as a permanent...
- The Law Launch Project. // Tennessee Bar Journal;Nov2013, Vol. 49 Issue 11, p11
The article presents quotations from law school students on being in law school as part of the Law Launch Project.
- Third year offers students opportunity to define, hone skills. Desk, Dean's // Indiana Lawyer;10/9/2013, Vol. 24 Issue 16, p9
The article offers information on the third year of law school wherein some students participate in full-semester externships in public sector and work in law clinic.
- 'No work, study for free,' BPP tells law students. // Lawyer;5/6/2013, Vol. 27 Issue 19, p7
The article focuses on BPP Law School and its lawyer qualification program that allows students in graduate diplomas in law (GDL) and legal practice courses (LPC) to take an additional qualification for free if they fail to obtain permanent employment.
- THE POWER OF SKILLS: AN EMPIRICAL STUDY OF LAWYERING SKILLS GRADES AS THE STRONGEST PREDICTOR OF LAW SCHOOL SUCCESS (OR IN OTHER WORDS, IT'S TIME FOR LEGAL EDUCATION TO GET SERIOUS ABOUT INTEGRATING SKILLS TRAINING THROUGHOUT THE LAW SCHOOL... CHRISTENSEN, LEAH M. // St. John's Law Review;Summer2009, Vol. 83 Issue 3, p795
The article discusses a study on the impact of integrating skills training in legal education. The study surveyed 157 law students and their responses were correlated with several academic variables such as class ranking, their test scores in the Law School Admission Test (LSAT) and Lawyering...
- FOREWORD. Schlegel, John P. // Creighton Law Review;Dec2004, Vol. 38 Issue 1, preceding p1
This article reports that on October 3, 1904, twenty-three law students were welcomed into their temporary home in the Medical College Building at 14th and Davenport Street. Two years later, six had stayed the course and earned the first law degrees conferred by the Creighton University, Omaha,...
- Older students head back to law school in droves. Solnik, Claude // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);3/26/2004, Vol. 51 Issue 14, p5B
Reports on the return of college graduates to study law in several schools and universities in Long Island, New York. Law-degree programs offered to students; Reasons why college graduates chose to return to law school; Education costs; Trends in legal education.
- Back to school: Profile in law. // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);3/26/2004, Vol. 51 Issue 14, p5B
Profiles several older students in the U.S. who returned to school for their law degrees. Sandra Maliszewski who worked as a nurse and midwife and studies law at Ruskin Moscou Faltischek; Marty G. Glennon of the City University of New York Law School; Terry Cipriani, a partner at Davidow,...
- Law student practice rule under study. // Tennessee Bar Journal;Apr2006, Vol. 42 Issue 4, p7
The article reports that the Tennessee Supreme Court has published for comment a suggestion from law schools to modify Rule 7 to update the student law practice rule. The proposal was contained in a petition submitted by all four law schools in the state. The court will be accepting public...