Monday, November 13, 2006
Are Today's New Lawyers Prepared for Legal Work?
The Law School Innovation Blog is asking for helping with its current research on how prepared young lawyers are for today's demanding legal work. Gene Koo, writing on behalf of the Berkman Center at Harvard, asks for the following input:
So, to restate the question: As someone interested in legal education or training (whether you’re a law professor, law firm manager, CLE provider, director of professional development, legal technologist, associate, or law student), what did you wish you knew about today’s newest attorneys (say, those with 0-5 years of experience)? Also, given limited resources, should we attempt to survey one population (say, big firm associates) more thoroughly, or try to get participants from across practice settings?
You can read the whole post at this link and you should comment directly to the post there.