Neil W. Hamilton

University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)

MSL 400, 1000 La Salle Avenue

Minneapolis, MN Minnesota 55403-2005

United States

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1.

Ethical Leadership in Professional Life

University of St. Thomas Law Journal, 2009, University of St. Thomas School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-39
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 15 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2010
Neil W. Hamilton
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
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Abstract:

legal profession, lawyers, ethical leadership, legal education, professional responsibility

2.

Law-Firm Competency Models and Student Professional Success: Building on a Foundation of Professional Formation/Professionalism

University of St. Thomas Law Journal, Forthcoming, U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-22
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 29 May 2013 Last Revised: 26 Nov 2014
Neil W. Hamilton
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
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Abstract:

professional formation, legal education, law students, law school, professional responsibility

3.

The Positive Empirical Relationship of Professionalism to Effectiveness in the Practice of Law

Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics, Vol. 24, Forthcoming), U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-22
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 29 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2010
Neil W. Hamilton and Verna Monson
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota) and University of St. Thomas
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Professionalism, professional responsibility, professions, moral judgment, conscience, legal profession, legal malpractice

4.

Assessing Professionalism: Measuring Progress in the Formation of an Ethical Professional Identity

University of St. Thomas Law Journal, Vol. 5, 2008, U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-10
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 09 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2008
Neil W. Hamilton
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Downloads 603 (22,851)

Abstract:

Legal education, professionalism, professional identity, professional responsibility, legal ethics, lawyer ethics

5.

Effectiveness Requires Listening: How to Assess and Improve Listening Skills

Florida Coastal Law Review, Vol. 13, Forthcoming, U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-25
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 27 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 31 Dec 2012
Neil W. Hamilton
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Downloads 522 (29,436)

Abstract:

legal education, professional responsibility, professionalism, listening, empathy, attorney-client, client relations, professional formation

6.

Professionalism Clearly Defined

Professional Lawyer, Vol. 18, No. 4, 2008, U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-30
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 19 Sep 2007
Neil W. Hamilton
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Professional responsibility, legal ethics, professionalism, legal profession, legal education

7.

Changing Markets Create Opportunities: Emphasizing the Competencies Legal Employers Use in Hiring New Lawyers (Including Professional Formation/Professionalism)

65 South Carolina Law Review 567 (2014), U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-13
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 21 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2014
Neil W. Hamilton
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
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Abstract:

legal education, legal profession, law school, professionalism, professional formation, professional competencies, legal employment

8.

Encouraging Each Student's Personal Responsibility for Core Competencies Including Professionalism

The Professional Lawyer, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 25 Oct 2012
Neil W. Hamilton, Verna Monson and Jerome M. Organ
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota), University of St. Thomas and University of St. Thomas - School of Law (Minnesota)
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Abstract:

law firms, lawyer, competency, self-development, student development, self-directed learning, talent management

9.

Fostering Professionalism Through Mentoring

Journal of Legal Education, 2007, U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-17
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 28 Apr 2006
Neil W. Hamilton and Lisa M. Brabbit
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota) and University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Downloads 332 (65,593)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Professional responsibility, legal education, professionalism, mentoring

10.

Legal Education’s Ethical Challenge: Empirical Research on How Most Effectively to Foster Each Student’s Professional Formation (Professionalism)

University of St. Thomas Law Journal, Vol. 9, No. 2, 2012
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 15 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2012
Neil W. Hamilton and Verna Monson
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota) and University of St. Thomas
Downloads 311 (66,874)

Abstract:

professional formation, legal education, pedagogy, professionalism, ethics education, ethical professional identity, lifespan developmental psychology

11.

Fostering Professional Formation (Professionalism): Lessons from the Carnegie Foundation’s Five Studies on Educating Professionals

Creighton Law Review, Forthcoming, U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-21
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 12 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2012
Neil W. Hamilton
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Downloads 310 (64,155)

Abstract:

professional formation, professionalism, professional responsibility, legal education, law schools, law school accreditation, American Bar Association

12.

Empirical Research on the Core Competencies Needed to Practice Law: What Do Clients, New Lawyers, and Legal Employers Tell Us?

The Bar Examiner, September 2014, U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-34
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 30 Sep 2014
Neil W. Hamilton
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Downloads 281 (39,980)

Abstract:

legal education, professional formation, professionalism, professional regulation, professional responsibility

13.

Answering the Skeptics on Fostering Ethical Professional Formation (Professionalism)

The Professional Lawyer, Vol. 20, No. 4, 2011, U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-05
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 21 Mar 2011
Neil W. Hamilton and Verna Monson
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota) and University of St. Thomas
Downloads 279 (62,423)

Abstract:

professional responsibility, professional formation, the professions, legal profession, moral learning

14.

Empirical Evidence that Legal Education Can Foster Student Professionalism/Professional Formation to Become an Effective Lawyer

University of St. Thomas Law Journal, 2013, Forthcoming , U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-01
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 22 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 15 May 2013
Neil W. Hamilton, Verna Monson and Jerome M. Organ
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota), University of St. Thomas and University of St. Thomas - School of Law (Minnesota)
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Abstract:

professionalism, professional formation, legal education, moral development, moral judgment, DIT, moral identity, identity formation

15.

Entering Law Students’ Conceptions of an Ethical Professional Identity and the Role of the Lawyer in Society

Journal of the Legal Profession, Vol. 35, No. 1, 2010
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 02 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 07 Mar 2011
Verna Monson and Neil W. Hamilton
University of St. Thomas and University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Downloads 237 (97,820)

Abstract:

professionalism, ethical professional identity, epistemology, formative assessment, adult developmental

16.

Ethical Professional (Trans)Formation: Themes from Interviews About Professionalism with Exemplary Lawyers

Santa Clara Law Review, Vol. 54, 2012, U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-11
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 07 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2012
Neil W. Hamilton and Verna Monson
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota) and University of St. Thomas
Downloads 212 (71,918)

Abstract:

ethical professional identity, lawyer identity, legal education, adult development, Kegan

17.

The Qualities of the Professional Lawyer

Chapter in ESSENTIAL QUALITIES OF THE PROFESSIONAL LAWYER (ed. Paul Haskins, ABAPublishing 2013), U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-22
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 23 Jul 2014
Neil W. Hamilton
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Downloads 206 (53,847)

Abstract:

legal ethics, professional responsibility, professionalism, professional lawyer, professional formation, professional ethics

18.

The Future of Shared Governance

U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 06-03, Association of Governing Boards White Paper, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 12 Jan 2006
Neil W. Hamilton
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Downloads 187 (125,573)

Abstract:

Colleges, universities, shared governance, faculty governance, academic freedom, faculty professionalism, higher education

19.

A Professional Formation/Professionalism Challenge: Many Students Need Help with Self-Directed Learning Concerning Their Professional Development Toward Excellence

Regent University Law Review, Vol. 27, Forthcoming, U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-3
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 Feb 2015
Neil W. Hamilton
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Downloads 151 (119,946)

Abstract:

professional formation, professionalism, self-directed learning, competency model

20.

Ethical Professional (Trans)Formation: Early Career Lawyers Make Sense of Professionalism

University of St. Thomas Law Journal, November 6, 2010, U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-01
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 01 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 07 Dec 2012
Verna Monson and Neil W. Hamilton
University of St. Thomas and University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
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21.

Academic Freedom’s Duties: A Review of Stanley Fish’s Save the World on Your Own Time

Journal of College and University Law, Vol. 36, p. 285, 2009, U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-04
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 29 Jan 2010
Neil W. Hamilton
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
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Abstract:

higher education, academic freedom, academic profession

22.

Proactively Justifying the Academic Profession's Social Contract

Neil Hamilton, Jerry Gaff, THE FUTURE OF THE PROFESSORIATE: ACADEMIC FREEDOM, PEER REVIEW AND SHARED GOVERNANCE, Washington, D.C. Association of American Colleges and Universities, 2009, U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-17
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 06 Aug 2009
Neil W. Hamilton and Jerry Gaff
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Abstract:

Academic freedom, Professoriate, Academics, Peer-Review, Professions, Colleges, Universities

23.

Professional Formation with Emerging Adult Law Students in the 21-29 Age Group: Engaging Students to Take Ownership of Their Own Professional Development Toward Both Excellence and Meaningful Employment

Journal of the Professional Lawyer (2015) Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 18 Aug 2015
Neil W. Hamilton
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Downloads 127 (82,368)

Abstract:

professional formation; professionalism; ethical professional identity; professional ethics; professional reponsibility

24.

The Profession and Professionalism are Dead?: A Review of Thomas Morgan, The Vanishing American Lawyer (2010)

Professional Lawyer, Vol. 20, No. 2, 2010, U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-25
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 02 Oct 2010
Neil W. Hamilton
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Downloads 127 (177,336)

Abstract:

legal profession, professional responsibility, professionalism, legal ethics

25.

Analyzing Common Themes in Legal Scholarship on Professionalism

U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 11-24
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 27 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2012
Neil W. Hamilton
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
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Abstract:

American Bar Association, legal education, professional responsibility, legal ethics, law schools, law school accreditation, professional formation

26.

What Legal Education Can Learn from Medical Education About Competency-Based Learning Outcomes Including Those Related to Professional Formation (Professionalism)

29 Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics 399 (2016), U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-15
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 16 May 2016
Neil W. Hamilton and Sarah Schaefer
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota) and Independent
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Abstract:

legal profession, legal ethics, lawyer ethics, professionalism, professional competencies, legal education, American Bar Association, accreditation, law schools

27.

Professional Formation/Professionalism's Foundation: Engaging Each Student's and Lawyer's Tradition on the Question 'What Are My Responsibilities to Others?'

12 University of St. Thomas Law Journal 271 (2016), U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-07
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 18 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 16 May 2016
Neil W. Hamilton, Madeleine Coulter and Marie Coulter
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota), Independent and Independent
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28.

Faculty Professionalism: An Opportunity for Catholic Higher Education to Vitalize the Academic Profession's Social Contract

Current Issues in Catholic Higher Education, Vol. 25, p. 177, 2008, U of St. Thomas Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-05
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 29 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2009
Neil W. Hamilton
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
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Abstract:

higher education, Catholic education, Catholic higher education, Catholic colleges and universities, faculty, academic profession

29.

Professional-Identity/Professional-Formation/Professionalism Learning Outcomes: What Can We Learn About Assessment From Medical Education?

13 University of St. Thomas Law Journal (2017 Forthcoming), U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 17-06
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 03 May 2017
Neil W. Hamilton
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
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Abstract:

legal education, medical education, professionalism, professional formation, learning outcomes

30.

Off-the-Shelf Formative Assessments to Help Each Student Develop Toward a Professional Formation/Ethical Professional Identity Learning Outcome of an Internalized Commitment to the Student's Own Professional Development

67 Mercer Law Review, 2017 (Forthcoming), U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 17-02
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 03 Feb 2017
Neil W. Hamilton
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
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Abstract:

professionalism, professional formation, ethical professional identity, learning outcomes and assessment, self-directed learning

31.

Formation-of-an-Ethical-Professional-Identity (Professionalism) Learning Outcomes and E-Portfolio Formative Assessments

48 Univ. of the Pacific L. Rev. 2017, (Forthcoming), U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 17-03
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 03 Feb 2017
Neil W. Hamilton
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
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Abstract:

professionalism, professional formation, ethical professional identity, learning outcomes and assessment, self-directed learning

32.

Helping Each Law Student Develop Affirmative Evidence of Cross-Cultural Competency

19 St. Mary's Law Review on Race and Social Justice, 2016 (Forthcoming), U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-20
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Sep 2016
Neil W. Hamilton and Jeff Maleska
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota) and Independent
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Abstract:

professional responsibility, legal education, cultural compentency, cross-cultural competency, professional competency, learning outcomes

33.

The Law Faculty's Ethical Failure Regarding Student-Edited Law Reviews

23 PROF. LAWYER (June 2016), U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-14
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 12 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2016
Neil W. Hamilton
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
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Abstract:

law reviews, professional ethics, professionalism, academic ethics

34.

Thirty Reflection Questions to Help Each Student Find Meaningful Employment and Develop an Integrated Professional Identity (Professional Formation)

Tennessee Law Review, Forthcoming, U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-12
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 14 May 2016
Neil W. Hamilton and Jerome M. Organ
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota) and University of St. Thomas - School of Law (Minnesota)
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Abstract:

professional formation, professional identity, professionalism, law student employment