University of Denver

Foundations for Practice

Foundations for Practice, the "Whole Lawyer," and the Path to Competency for New Lawyers

Zachariah DeMeola
In the most recent issue of the Bar Examiner, Alli Gerkman and I discuss the perceived skills gap that affects employment for newly graduated law students, an issue that has even greater implications for the profession as a whole when new lawyers enter the workforce unprepared or underprepared.