U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor Speaks to UCLA Law Students

 

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor shared stories about her life, of the time before she became a Supreme Court Justice, with ...

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Cautionary Tales Not Effective in Law School Classrooms

 

Summary: Telling tales of attorneys’ mistakes and informing students of all the things that can go wrong in a law practice are largely ineffective and only add stress to students, a new paper finds.

The Wall Street Journal reports what many law students already know: that fe...

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Future Law Students May Have Unrealistic Expectations about Law School

Summary: Kaplan conducted separate surveys that reveal what law students want from law schools, and what law schools really offer.

Kaplan Test Prep recently conducted surveys of both pre-law students and law school admissions officers to evaluate their expectations as they start their jour...

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Revised Financial Agreement Gives Hope to Thomas Jefferson School of Law

Summary: A new financial agreement will allow Thomas Jefferson School of Law to significantly reduce its debt and expenses.

Earlier this year, . According to UTSanDiego.com, though the school has struggled financially, an agreement is in the works that will provide stability to the law sch...

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Law School Diversity Increases, But Mostly at Bottom Tier Schools

Summary: A new study by a law school professor finds that lower tier law schools saw the largest increase in minority students from 2010 to 2013.

According to the National Law Journal, the percentage of Hispanic and African American students enrolled in law school increased from 2010 to 2013, but the i...

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Law School Diversity Increases, But Mostly at Less Prestigious Schools

Summary: A new study by a law school professor finds that lower tier law schools saw the largest increase in minority students from 2010 to 2013.

According to the National Law Journal, the percentage of Hispanic and African American students enrolled in law school increased from 2010 to 2013, but the i...

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