As fewer law grads become lawyers, the profession shows its age

The legal profession is aging as the percentage of younger lawyers continues to shrink in a decades-long trend.

In 1980, 36 percent of the nation’s licensed lawyers were under age…

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Posts cover updates in agricultural regulation in Maryland, environmental law news and climate change law.

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Do you have what it takes to be a rural lawyer? (podcast with transcript)

Many young law grads are being urged to move out of large cities and into rural areas, where there aren’t as many attorneys competing for work. As we reported in the ABA Journal’s October cover story, there are many small communities in rural America that are woefully underserved, and…

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