Law Schools

Elon Law to cut total tuition by nearly $14K and offer law degree in 2.5 years for all

Sentencing / Post-Conviction

ABA, other legal organizations call for more volunteers for Clemency Project 2014

President's Message

Embracing Innovation: New commission will help the ABA establish justice for the 21st century

Your ABA

Changes for Law Schools Breeze In: Accreditation standards get update after 6 years of effort

Your ABA

Need to Know: Americans don’t see their issues as legal matters, study says

Your ABA

Star of the Show: The Magna Carta reaches celebrity status as its 800th anniversary nears

Your ABA

‘You Need to Do Something’: Outgoing President Silkenat delivers impassioned plea

Your ABA

They’re No Hacks: Technology takes center stage as a tool to improve access to justice

Your ABA

Shaky Ground: Report links stand-your-ground laws to higher homicide rates

Your ABA

ABA Announcements

Legal Ethics

Prosecutors in supervisory roles need to create a ‘culture of compliance,’ ABA ethics opinion says

Harper Lee Prize for Legal Fiction

Harper Lee, ABA Journal fiction prizes announced

President's Message

As we honor the past, we need fresh thinking to ensure access to justice for all


NSA surveillance policies raise questions about the viability of the attorney-client privilege

Your ABA

New ABA President William Hubbard wants to close legal services delivery gap for poor

Your ABA

ABA Publishing puts growing emphasis on legal books that interest general audiences

Your ABA

Program will mobilize lawyers to help reduce VA claims processing backlog

Legal Technology

‘Hackcess to Justice’ winners look to increase the reach of their apps

American Bar Association

Legal self-help centers are ‘vibrant and effective,’ survey says; can unbundled services play role?

Personal Lives

ABA to partner with treatment center in study of attorney depression, substance abuse and anxiety