Elizabeth Chambliss

University of South Carolina - School of Law

Professor and Director, Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough Center on Professionalism

Main & Greene Streets

Columbia, SC 29208

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (19)

1.

It's Not About Us: Beyond the Job Market Critique of U.S. Law Schools

Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics, Forthcoming, NYLS Legal Studies Research Paper No. 49
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 14 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2013
Elizabeth Chambliss
University of South Carolina - School of Law
Downloads 311 (95,739)
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law school, legal education, legal profession, stratification, segmentation

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The Professionalization of Law Firm In-House Counsel

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 84, p. 1515, 2006, NYLS Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06/07-4
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 25 Jul 2006
Elizabeth Chambliss
University of South Carolina - School of Law
Downloads 301 (99,124)
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law firms, regulation, legal profession, professionalization, ethics, general counsel, in-house counsel, compliance

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Measuring Law Firm Culture

Law, Politics and Society, Vol. 52, pp. 1-31, 2010, NYLS Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10/11 #9
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 23 Nov 2010
Elizabeth Chambliss
University of South Carolina - School of Law
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law firm culture, practice group, organizational culture, legal ethics

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When Do Facts Persuade: Some Thoughts on the Market for Empirical Legal Studies

Law & Contemporary Problems, Vol. 71, p. 17, 2008, NYLS Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08/09-9
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 04 Sep 2008
Elizabeth Chambliss
University of South Carolina - School of Law
Downloads 247 (122,129)
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empirical legal studies, law and society, legal legends, social science, sociolegal, Galanter

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New Sources of Managerial Authority in Large Law Firms

Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics, Vol. 22, No. 63, 2009, NYLS Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08/09 #28
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 18 Apr 2009
Elizabeth Chambliss
University of South Carolina - School of Law
Downloads 212 (141,915)
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law firms, professional service firms, risk management, law firm general counsel, Nelson, archetype

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Law School Training for Licensed 'Legal Technicians'? Implications for the Consumer Market

South Carolina Law Review, Vol. 65, No. 3, 2014, HLS Program on the Legal Profession Research Paper No. 2014-22
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2014
Elizabeth Chambliss
University of South Carolina - School of Law
Downloads 198 (151,271)
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legal profession, legal education, law school, limited licensing, LLLT, paraprofessional

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Two Questions for Law Schools about the Future Boundaries of the Legal Profession

36 Journal of the Legal Profession 329 (2012), NYLS Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12/13 #30
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2012
Elizabeth Chambliss
University of South Carolina - School of Law
Downloads 181 (164,214)
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law school, legal education, legal profession, globalization, segmentation, deregulation, access to justice, future ed, knowledge management, system design

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The Scope of In-Firm Privilege

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 80, p. 1721, 2005, NYLS Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06/07-1
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Jul 2006
Elizabeth Chambliss
University of South Carolina - School of Law
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law firms, attorney-client privilege, in-house counsel

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Introduction: What We Know and Need to Know About the State of 'Access to Justice' Research

South Carolina Law Review, Volume 67, 2016
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 01 Jun 2016
Elizabeth Chambliss, Renee Newman Knake and Robert L. Nelson
University of South Carolina - School of Law, University of Houston Law Center and Northwestern University
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Access to Justice, Legal Services, Legal Needs, Legal Profession, Lawyer

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Some Realism About Bar Associations

DePaul Law Review, Vol. 57, No. 425, 2008, NYLS Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07/08-34
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 18 Jun 2008
Elizabeth Chambliss and Bruce A. Green
University of South Carolina - School of Law and Fordham University School of Law
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bar association, law reform, empirical research, deliberative democracy, group polarization

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The Nirvana Fallacy in Law Firm Regulation Debates

Fordham Urban Law Journal, Vol. 33, p. 119, 2005, NYLS Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06/07-2
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 Jul 2006
Elizabeth Chambliss
University of South Carolina - School of Law
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law firms, regulation, profession, ethics, in-house consel, bureaucracy

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Nothing Could Be Finer? The Role of Agency General Counsel in North and South Carolina

84 Fordham Law Review 2039 (2016), UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2721988
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 26 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2016
Elizabeth Chambliss and Dana Remus
University of South Carolina - School of Law and University of North Carolina School of Law
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legal profession, state agencies, agency general counsel, administrative law, state administrative law, general counsel

13.

Evidence-Based Lawyer Regulation

97 Wash. U. L. Rev. (2019, Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 18 Mar 2019
Elizabeth Chambliss
University of South Carolina - School of Law
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legal profession, antitrust, regulatory objectives, access to justice

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The Process of Negotiation: An Exploratory Investigation in the Context of No-Fault Divorce

40 Rutgers Law Review 1133 (1988), Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1300
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 25 Sep 2014
Marygold S. Melli, Howard S. Erlanger and Elizabeth Chambliss
University of Wisconsin Law School, University of Wisconsin Law School and University of South Carolina - School of Law
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Negotiation, No-Fault Divorce

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Participation and Flexibility in Informal Processes: Cautions from the Divorce Context

21 Law & Society Review 585 (1987), Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1301
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 25 Sep 2014
Howard S. Erlanger, Elizabeth Chambliss and Marygold S. Melli
University of Wisconsin Law School, University of South Carolina - School of Law and University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 46 (397,038)
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Divorce, Informal Process

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Organizational Alliances by U.S. Schools

80 Fordham L. Rev. 2615 (2012), NYLS Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12/13 #32
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 15 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2012
Elizabeth Chambliss
University of South Carolina - School of Law
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law school, legal education, legal profession, globalization, segmentation, deregulation, access to justice, future ed, knowledge management, system design

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Legal Ambiguity and the Politics of Compliance: Affirmative Action Officers' Dilemma

13 Law & Policy 73 (1991), Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1299
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 25 Sep 2014
University of California, Berkeley - Jurisprudence & Social Policy Program and Center for the Study of Law and Society, Independent, University of South Carolina - School of Law and University of Wisconsin Law School
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Affirmative Action

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Marketing Legal Assistance

D├Ždalus, the Journal of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences, Vol. 148, p. 98, Winter 2019
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 30 Jan 2019
Elizabeth Chambliss
University of South Carolina - School of Law
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access to justice, legal marketing, professional regulation

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Whose Ethics? The Benchmark Problem in Legal Ethics Research

In Lawyers in Practice: Ethical Decision Making in Context, Leslie Levin & Lynn Mather, Eds. (2012), NYLS Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12/13 #41
Posted: 15 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2012
Elizabeth Chambliss
University of South Carolina - School of Law

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legal ethics, ethical fading, ethical learning, socialization, specialization, law firm culture, communities of practice, risk management