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.

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Project
What are the competencies, skills, characteristics, and qualities that new lawyers need to be practice ready? We're answering that question.
Publication
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...
Event
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...
Project
This online tool gives the most transparent and complete law school employment rate information available.
Project
These resources include course portfolios, articles, tools, reports, and activities from law schools, educators, and members of the legal profession.

Recent Blog Posts

After the release of the first two reports from our Foundations for Practice project, Law Week Colorado published an article highlighting the...
Figuring out how to educate law students to meet the needs of modern law practice is vitally important given shrinking job markets and changing...
Thirteen years ago this week, I took the bar exam in Colorado. Later, sitting in my new office in my new law firm with my new computer and my new-to-...
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Director, Educating Tomorrow's Lawyers
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