Public Service and Public Interest

Making a Difference
Public service is a core value in legal education and the legal profession. AALS provides the latest public interest related news and information in American law schools.

Innovative and Outstanding Programs
and Faculty

Startup Legal Garage Works to Serve Women and Minority Entrepreneurs
With support from law firms and foundations, students at UC Hastings College of the Law are helping aspiring women and minority tech entrepreneurs get businesses started in Silicon Valley. The Startup Legal Garage provides corporate and intellectual property advice to early-stage startups, with leading attorneys in the Bay Area supervising students’ pro bono work.

Current Issues in Legal Education

Law Schools and the Changing Environment of the Legal Profession
In a conversation with University of California Television, Daniel B. Rodriguez, 2014 AALS President and Dean, Northwestern University School of Law, discusses changes and innovations happening with American legal education and in the legal profession.

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