61 ABA Journal Legal Education Statistics articles.
Updated: The ABA Journal asked all ABA-accredited law schools whether they planned to submit the survey. Out of the 117 schools that responded, 30 said they would not, and 23 were undecided.
Jan 19, 2023 1:40 PM CST
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Dec 23, 2022 8:37 AM CSTMonday, the Law School Admission Council has found that for the incoming law school class of 2022, 36.6% identify as people of color.
Dec 21, 2022 11:32 AM CSTSection of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar.
Dec 19, 2022 11:07 AM CST
Updated: On Tuesday, the ABA posted notice that the Ave Maria School of Law, the University of the District of Columbia David A. Clarke School of Law and Vermont Law School are out of compliance with Standard 316, which requires a bar passage rate of at least 75% within a two-year time period.
Dec 14, 2022 11:16 AM CST
Dec 12, 2022 2:41 PM CSTdecision to boycott the rankings by U.S. News & World Report—some by joining with Yale Law and others by declaring an intention to continue their participation.
Nov 28, 2022 12:24 PM CST
Nov 21, 2022 1:47 PM CST
Updated: Three law schools—Yale, Harvard and the University of California at Berkeley—will no longer participate in rankings by U.S. News & World Report, even though they have long snagged top spots.
Nov 16, 2022 11:32 AM CST
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Oct 31, 2022 12:01 PM CDT
Corrected: The pass rate for the July 2022 New York bar exam was 66%, which is an increase of three percentage points from the July 2021 bar exam.
Oct 20, 2022 3:08 PM CDT
The profession often has a hard time with change, and some have said there’s a sense that keeping a bar exam will likely assure people in power that wealthy clients won’t be harmed by admissions alternatives. Nevertheless, lawyers interviewed by the ABA Journal say it’s important that states are even considering changes at all.
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