The Competency Continuum on Teamwork and Team Leadership: Aligning Law School Curriculum with Law Firm Needs
PD Quarterly Feb. 2020
U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 20-06
7 Pages Posted: 8 Jun 2020
Date Written: February 1, 2020
Law firms and legal departments include teamwork and team leadership skills in their competency models and 30% of law schools have included teamwork in their learning outcomes, but there has been no effort to create a continuum that aligns law student development of teamwork skills with the competency models of law firms. This article provides a model for this continuum for law schools and law firms.
Keywords: Teamwork, Team Leadership, Competency Models
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Hamilton, Neil W., The Competency Continuum on Teamwork and Team Leadership: Aligning Law School Curriculum with Law Firm Needs (February 1, 2020). PD Quarterly Feb. 2020, U of St. Thomas (Minnesota) Legal Studies Research Paper No. 20-06, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3599473
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