Educating and Qualifying Transnational Lawyers: A U.S. Perspective

International Lawyer, Vol. 46, No. 2, May 2013

Villanova Law/Public Policy Research Paper No. 2013-3034

8 Pages Posted: 3 May 2013  

Diane Edelman

Villanova University - School of Law

Date Written: 2012

Abstract

Recent years have seen an explosion of programs at American law schools designed to educate transnational lawyers, and this past year has seen new developments in the United States regarding qualifying lawyers from abroad to practice in the United States. This paper will highlight some of these developments, and, hopefully, spur or enhance your interest in this burgeoning area of legal education.

Keywords: Bar admission, Globalizing legal education, Internationalizing legal education

Suggested Citation

Edelman, Diane, Educating and Qualifying Transnational Lawyers: A U.S. Perspective (2012). International Lawyer, Vol. 46, No. 2, May 2013; Villanova Law/Public Policy Research Paper No. 2013-3034. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2259173

Diane Edelman (Contact Author)

Villanova University - School of Law ( email )

299 N. Spring Mill Road
Villanova, PA 19085
United States

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