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

New York bar exam planned for September; Hawaii postpones exam, too
Apr 1, 2020, 09:38 am CDT

Nonprofit AccessLex Institute sets up emergency fund for law students during pandemic
Mar 31, 2020, 11:41 am CDT

How scams multiply during the COVID-19 crisis and why lawyers are not immune
Mar 31, 2020, 09:32 am CDT

How to practice law remotely and efficiently during the COVID-19 crisis
Mar 30, 2020, 09:27 am CDT

Three states postpone July bar exam; will others follow?
Mar 30, 2020, 08:55 am CDT

Decision about releasing July bar exam materials will come in May, NCBE says
Mar 27, 2020, 01:43 pm CDT

How can law firms stay afloat through the novel coronavirus crisis?
Mar 26, 2020, 12:38 pm CDT

BarBri bar exam prep options will soon include streamed, real-time lectures
Mar 25, 2020, 10:11 am CDT

What alternatives to the July bar exam are being considered in light of COVID-19?
Mar 23, 2020, 03:50 pm CDT

Suspension of federal student loan payments available during COVID-19 pandemic
Mar 20, 2020, 01:49 pm CDT

As COVID-19 mandates virtual law classes, nonprofit creates list of volunteer online speakers
Mar 19, 2020, 10:35 am CDT

ABA commission points out legal ed and licensure issues that built access-to-justice barriers
Mar 18, 2020, 03:32 pm CDT

Lawyers are supposed to plan for the worst, so how can you ease COVID-19 anxiety?
Mar 18, 2020, 01:14 pm CDT

March LSAT canceled and National Conference of Bar Examiners monitoring July bar exam
Mar 17, 2020, 02:36 pm CDT

ATL founder David Lat announces on social media that he has the coronavirus
Mar 17, 2020, 11:51 am CDT

US News releases its 2021 law school rankings
Mar 17, 2020, 09:19 am CDT

Afternoon Briefs: Lawyer threatened jail time for people with unpaid 911 bills; R. Kelly indicted on new charges
Mar 13, 2020, 03:36 pm CDT

BigLaw firm asks all employees to work remotely following death of legal assistant with flu-like symptoms
Mar 13, 2020, 01:37 pm CDT

After jail recorded hundreds of attorney-client calls, inmate wins release
Mar 13, 2020, 12:41 pm CDT

Wrongful death suit claims judge hit cyclists while driving for court-related work
Mar 13, 2020, 10:25 am CDT

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