ABA’s Law Practice Today issue focuses on young lawyers

24 April 2017

LAW PRACTICE TODAY – The April 2017 issue features articles aimed at young lawyers.

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Transfer rates among high-achieving first-year law students may be on the rise

24 April 2017

ABA JOURNAL – Law schools are increasingly interested in taking transfer students to bring in more revenue, higher education consultants say.

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Whittier College Board of Trustees announces closure of Whittier Law School

24 April 2017

INSIDE HIGHER ED – Whittier College announced that it will no longer admit students to its law school.

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Study: Women in large law firms disproportionately distributed in lower-earning practice areas

24 April 2017

ABA JOURNAL – Women in the nation’s top 200 law firms are well-represented in niche practice areas. But the percentage of females is lower in practice areas that pay the most, according to a recent study.

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What law school applicants need to know about admission deferments

24 April 2017

U.S. NEWS – If you have been accepted to law school but are no longer ready to enroll, you may be able to defer. Here’s what you need to know about deferment requests.

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Recent graduates of Texas law schools finding greater success in job market than last year’s graduates

24 April 2017

HOUSTON CHRONICLE – A higher percentage of last year’s graduates from Texas law schools found work as lawyers than the class of 2015.

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Wisconsin Bar welcomes new lawyers from diverse backgrounds

24 April 2017

STATE BAR OF WISCONSIN – They are the 39 new Wisconsin lawyers who took the oath April 18 in Madison after passing the Wisconsin Bar Exam in February.

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Akron Law names Baltimore Law professor Christopher J. Peters as new dean

24 April 2017

UNIVERSITY OF AKRON – Christopher J. (C.J.) Peters has been selected as the next dean of The University of Akron’s School of Law.

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Temple Law names Gregory N. Mandel as dean

24 April 2017

PHILLY.COM – Gregory N. Mandel, dean of Temple’s Beasley School of Law, has been named permanent dean, effective May 1.

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Yale Law Dean Robert C. Post led a period of innovation and change as dean

24 April 2017

YALE LAW SCHOOL – In the eight years that Dean Robert C. Post ’77 has been at the helm of Yale Law School, he has solidly entrenched the School’s position at the forefront of legal education.

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