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Washington and Lee University School of Law

New Textbook Facilitates Experiential Learning Course for Business Negotiations

Daniel D. Bradlow
Jay Gary Finkelstein
We are happy to introduce our newly published textbook, Negotiating Business Transactions: An Extended Simulations Course . The textbook accompanies our transactional law and practical skills course, International Business Negotiations, which has been adopted by nine law schools. The textbook is the first book...

Law School Applications Falling While One School Finds Success with Third-Year Program

Alli Gerkman
Once again, law schools have found themselves the subject of a New York Times front-page article about the sharp decline in law school applications. According to the article, law schools are responding by cutting faculty, taking a closer look at affordability, and adding clinics and in-the-field training. But perhaps...

The Carnegie Report Supports a Network of Legal Education Reformers

Alli Gerkman
Educating Lawyers , often referred to in legal circles as the “Carnegie Report,” has found its way into a number of articles and blog posts lately. Just Monday, it was cited by Professor Benjamin Spencer of Washington and Lee School of Law in his Washington Post guest post urging that we reform legal education, rather...

Practice Ready

Alli Gerkman
In a segment on experiential legal education (beginning on page 16 at the link), the National Jurist featured the work of Educating Tomorrow's Lawyers and one of its consortium schools, Washington and Lee University . Click here to read the article.