ABA Journal

Stephanie Francis Ward

Stephanie Francis Ward

Senior Writer

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Stephanie Francis Ward, a senior writer, joined the ABA Journal staff in 2001 as a legal affairs writer. Ward had worked as a reporter for the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin and California Law Business, a publication of the Los Angeles and San Francisco Daily Journals. She earned her BA in journalism from California State University at Long Beach.

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Recent Articles

For this lawyer, becoming more flexible was a benefit of the pandemic
Jul 26, 2021, 09:04 am CDT

After being denied Title IV funds, Florida Coastal sues Education Department
Jul 21, 2021, 04:57 pm CDT

When it comes to studying for the bar exam, how much is too much?
Jul 13, 2021, 12:15 pm CDT

New data published about lateral hiring during COVID-19 pandemic
Jul 7, 2021, 12:38 pm CDT

What can bar applicants learn from the October 2020 exam?
Jul 6, 2021, 11:08 am CDT

State supreme court asked to consider new licensure paths for lawyers
Jul 1, 2021, 12:52 pm CDT

Saying yes has been part of this law school dean’s strategy during the COVID-19 pandemic
Jun 28, 2021, 08:48 am CDT

New ABA data parses out bar exam pass rates by race and ethnicity
Jun 22, 2021, 04:34 pm CDT

Don’t call him ‘sir’: Law prof reflects on receiving honorary knight award from the UK
Jun 22, 2021, 12:53 pm CDT

Law student sues school over COVID-19 vaccine and pandemic-related protocols
Jun 17, 2021, 11:50 am CDT

What do law students think of remote learning during the pandemic? A new survey sheds light
Jun 16, 2021, 08:00 am CDT

With criticisms of the NCBE, New York bar group suggests state create its own bar exam
Jun 15, 2021, 12:25 pm CDT

Law school overenrollment: A 172 LSAT score may not be what it used to be, according to some
Jun 10, 2021, 11:48 am CDT

Teach-out plan for Florida Coastal approved; classes will end after summer term
Jun 9, 2021, 11:40 am CDT

Making brown-bag meals for the needy helped this law student stay busy and safe during the COVID-19 pandemic
Jun 7, 2021, 08:58 am CDT

A year after his COVID-19 recovery, Above the Law founder David Lat makes some big changes
Jun 1, 2021, 09:02 am CDT

As lawyer stress escalates during pandemic, LAP agencies see significant increase in calls
May 26, 2021, 09:15 am CDT

Making connections is top concern for summer associates, and many want in-person work
May 24, 2021, 09:12 am CDT

Florida Coastal’s teach-out plan rejected again; another school demonstrates compliance on bar pass rates
May 19, 2021, 03:26 pm CDT

Law school noncompliance with diversity standard should require public notice, ABA legal ed section says
May 17, 2021, 03:26 pm CDT

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