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Blog Posts by Alli Gerkman

Legal Employers Have a Critical Role to Play in Improving Legal Education

Alli Gerkman
ETL is about to release its first major report—a study of the Daniel Webster Scholar Honors Program. The report is not even public yet, but it was already highlighted in the Wall Street Journal and criticized at Above the Law. Ultimately, if law schools are going to develop programs that better prepare students and if...

New Year, New Logo as ETL Honors Collaboration in Legal Education Reform

Alli Gerkman
It’s been almost three-and-a-half years since we launched Educating Tomorrow’s Lawyers . In that time, we have played a critical role in bringing the profession and the academy together to work toward collaborative solutions that will raise not only the institution of legal education, but also the legal profession. We...

Today: Educating Tomorrow's Lawyers and Supporting Today's Lawyers (Webcast Available)

Alli Gerkman
The New York State Bar Association is devoting a segment of its annual meeting to two themes that have emerged with increasing urgency in bar associations around the country: "Educating Tomorrow's Lawyers" and "Supporting Today's Lawyers." I'm here in New York to participate in person, but I just learned that you can...