Legal Education Begins Anew

Every year since I began teaching, I’ve been nagged by a sense that I was doing some wrong things in the classroom, but for some right reasons.  That sense accelerated over the last five years, to the point that I’ve mostly thrown over my own internal framing of what and how I teach.  As a few readers of this blog know, I’ve also externalized that framing in a series of…

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Two Birds One Stone: Thoughts on Theory and Law Practice

As Lawrence Cunnigham’s post explains, the patterns regarding law firms and law as a business are not new. Still, the comments have asked properly why partners don’t move away from high per partner profits and try and keep associates. The answer to that is complicated to say the least. The trend to megafirms and the evils of the AmLaw approach deserve deeper thought. I think that others have done such…

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