39 Pages Posted: 21 Mar 2014 Last revised: 23 Jun 2015
Date Written: March 20, 2014
One law professor takes a stab at imagining an ideal law school of the future and describing how to get there. The Essay spells out a specific possible vision, taking into account changes to the demand for legal services and changes to the economics and composition of the legal profession. That thought experiment leads to a series of observations about values and vision in legal education in general and about what it might take to move any vision forward.
Keywords: Law school, legal education, organizational change
JEL Classification: I21, I23, L20
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Madison, Michael J., Visions of the Future of (Legal) Education (March 20, 2014). U. of Pittsburgh Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-13. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2412238 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2412238