Texas A&M Law adds two legal scholars to Dispute Resolution Program

17 November 2017

TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW – Nancy Welsh has joined the faculty as Professor of Law and Director of Texas A&M’s nationally ranked Dispute Resolution Program. Guillermo Garcia has also joined the faculty as Associate Professor of Law.

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Arizona State University Law alumna uses legal skills to help Native Americans

17 November 2017

ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY – Throughout its 29 years, the Indian Legal Program has fostered the diversity of its students and the ideas that they bring to the law community.

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Thirteen University of Maine Law students to embark on judicial clerkships post-graduation

16 November 2017

UNIVERSITY OF MAINE SCHOOL OF LAW – A number of third-year students at the University of Maine School of Law have been selected to clerk for state and federal judges following graduation.

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U.S. Army veteran and Georgetown Law student shares her experience in dual roles

16 November 2017

GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY LAW CENTER – It was, in fact, working through this bureaucratic inefficiency, breaking down obstacles that propelled Nicolas to want to come to law school.

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ABA Legal Ed council rejects proposal to change full-time faculty requirements, revisits other proposed changes

13 November 2017

ABA JOURNAL – The council rejected a proposed revision to Standard 403, which would have modified the rule to require that only the first third of law school courses be delivered by full-time faculty.

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Millennials now make up the largest generational group in large law firms

13 November 2017

ABA JOURNAL – Millennials—people who range in age from 18 to 36—make up the largest generational group in the nation’s top law firms.

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Michigan State University launches initiative to track innovations in legal services at law schools

13 November 2017

ABA JOURNAL – The Law School Innovation Index recognizes 10 technology and legal-service delivery disciplines taught in law schools.

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Legal sector loses 1,100 jobs in October, according to Bureau of Labor Statistics

13 November 2017

ABA JOURNAL – The department’s Bureau of Labor Statistics reported there were 1,126,200 people employed in the legal services sector–still a gain of 3,500 jobs from 1,122,700 jobs reported in October 2016.

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Advice for aspiring law students on reapplying for law school, LSAT target score strategies

13 November 2017

U.S. NEWS – “This week, I will discuss how to reapply and goals for taking the LSAT to compensate for a less competitive undergraduate performance.”

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