Global Challenges for Legal Education: Competing for the World's Law Students

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John Flood

Griffith University Law School; University of Westminster School of Law; University College London

Date Written: September 10, 2015

Abstract

The paper examines how different parts of the world are competing for law students in global, mobile markets. It suggests there are tensions between the academic and practical as between US and UK models of legal education.

Keywords: legal education, education, globalisation, lawyers, legal profession, universities, law schools

JEL Classification: J44

Suggested Citation

Flood, John, Global Challenges for Legal Education: Competing for the World's Law Students (September 10, 2015). 24 Nottingham Law Journal 79-93 (2015); U. of Westminster School of Law Research Paper; Griffith University Law School Research Paper No. 17-09. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2909891

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