In a new Bloomberg Law op-ed, Dean Nick Allard highlights the need to strike a balance between preparing future lawyers to be critical thinkers and providing a legal education that delivers immediate value. The issue dovetails with President Obama’s recent endorsement of the 2-year J.D. concept. “Today, change must come to the business of legal education, and legal educators must change with the times,” Dean Allard wrote.
Read the op-ed.