Two law schools have landed on the U.S. Department of Education's list of college programs with extremely high student loan debt compared with graduates' earnings.
President Barack Obama has taken to the pages of the Harvard Law Review — which he edited as a student — to defend his record of criminal justice reform.
Donald Trump uttered the most notable quote of 2016 when he told attendees at a campaign rally in Sioux City, Iowa, that he could shoot someone in the middle of New York City's Fifth Avenue and not lose any votes. That's according to Fred Shapiro, the associate director for collections at Yale Law S
The number of first-year law students nationwide and at New York's 15 law schools increased this fall—albeit slightly—for the first time since 2010, when word of a bleak entry-level job market and skyrocketing tuition turned off many potential applicants.
As soon as Donald Trump won the election, students at the University of Washington School of Law began querying their instructors. They wanted to know what his presidency could mean and how the law can both empower and rein in the president-elect as he moves to implement his political agenda.
A. Gail Prudenti is set to become the interim dean at Hofstra University Maurice A. Deane School of Law when Eric Lane steps down on Jan. 1 after four years at the helm. Lane will remain on the law faculty.
That decision leaves current third-year students in limbo as to whether they will be eligible to sit for the July 2017 bar exam.
Rick Hasen's Election Law Blog typically draws about 3,000 visitors a day, but traffic has tripled and even quadrupled in the final two weeks of the 2016 presidential election.
Almost half of Fragomen's partnership is female, but it's an anomaly. Women remain scarce in law firm partnership ranks.
Only 1 in 5 claim title among responding NLJ 500 firms. Those that beat the average credit leadership.