Four Ways to Fix Law School

Law schools must change the way they operate if they want to maintain their status in higher education.

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Uncertain times tend to be the incubators of innovation and opportunity. It can be reassuring to cling to ideas and structures from the past, even when they are no longer suited to the realities of the world in which we now live. But American legal education is at a critical moment, and those of us who run law schools have important choices to make. If we are nimble and strategic, we can be that much more certain that American law schools will remain at the forefront of providing one of the most rigorous, sought-after and rewarding experiences in higher education.

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