Educating Tomorrow's Lawyers

The legal market is changing, and legal employers and members of the profession are increasingly calling on law schools to change the way they educate lawyers. Meanwhile, more information, data, and resources are being developed to help law schools and legal educators improve their programs and demonstrate greater value to students and the profession. Educating Tomorrow’s Lawyers is at that intersection, bringing the profession and law schools together to solve the challenges before us.

What are the competencies, skills, characteristics, and qualities that new lawyers need to be practice ready? We're answering that question.
Click here to read the report online. This is the lead report in a series of reports that explore the results of the Foundations for Practice survey...
Sep 22, 2016 to Sep 24, 2016
Law schools across the country are talking about learning outcomes—what should they be, how do you develop them, and how do you measure them? Our 5th...
This online tool gives the most transparent and complete law school employment rate information available.
These resources include course portfolios, articles, tools, reports, and activities from law schools, educators, and members of the legal profession.

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By now, anyone who is familiar with the Foundations for Practice study knows that the data gathered from the 24,000+ lawyers surveyed provides a gold...
Last month, we gathered legal educators, practitioners, and judges from across the country for—wait for it—our 5th Annual Educating Tomorrow’s...
As a current second-year law student at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law, having the opportunity to attend the 5th Annual Educating...
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