Our Fragmented Profession

17 Pages Posted: 10 Nov 2017

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Ann Southworth

University of California, Irvine School of Law

Date Written: November 9, 2017


This Essay traces the broad outlines of the American legal profession’s growth and differentiation over the past thirty years and how those trends relate to debates about professionalism, lawyer regulation, and how best to prepare law students to navigate their careers and the ethical dimensions of their work.

Suggested Citation

Southworth, Ann, Our Fragmented Profession (November 9, 2017). Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics, Vol. 30, No. 3, 2017, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2017-51, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3068422

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