Legal Training

News & Analysis as of

JD Advantage Jobs: A Closer Look, Part I

“JD advantage” (“JDA”) jobs are those “for which bar passage is not required but for which a JD degree provides a distinct advantage.” Perhaps most important, they are treated equivalently to “bar passage required” (BPR) jobs...more

The Problems with the Legal Industry

I love being a lawyer and I wanted to be one since Mrs. Rosenblum’s third grade class. I love being a lawyer a lot more since I started my own practice more than 3 years ago and one of the reasons is because by being on my...more

African Trial Advocacy Program improves Legal Services and Quality of Life in Botswana

Attorney Dean Brett, of the Brett Murphy Law Firm of Seattle, recently returned from a volunteer position teaching trial advocacy in Botswana, Africa, through Justice Advocacy Africa (JAA), a non-profit organization founded...more

7 Things You Don't Know About Law School Admissions [Video]

June 5 (Bloomberg) -- It's easier to be admitted to law school these days because fewer people want to be lawyers, according to data about the entering Class of 2012 just released by the ABA and the Law School Admissions...more

ABA Legal Education Conference: "Titanic Executives Meeting" [Video]

April 29 (Bloomberg) -- Last week the American Bar Association's Task Force on the Future of Legal Education held a day long conference in Indianapolis to discuss both challenges and opportunities for change. Task Force...more

5 Results
|
View per page
Page: of 1

All the intelligence you need, in one easy email:

Great! Your first step to building an email digest of JD Supra authors and topics. Log in with LinkedIn so we can start sending your digest...

Sign up for your custom alerts now, using LinkedIn ›

* With LinkedIn, you don't need to create a separate login to manage your free JD Supra account, and we can make suggestions based on your needs and interests. We will not post anything on LinkedIn in your name.
×