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Student Lawyer: Achieving Justice for All of Today’s Diverse Students

Imagine getting into, paying for, and succeeding in law school—and then not being permitted to practice. That’s the risk for students who aren’t U.S. citizens. Student Lawyer's March April May 2017 issue starts with their stories. Uncertain future awaits undocumented

Submit to the 2016 Patent Quality Initiative writing competition

Sean Reilly November 04, 2016

The Patent Quality Initiative, an education, information and advocacy effort with the goal of improving the use and reliability of patents nationwide, is

Experienced attorneys share their greatest advice

Chapman LLC October 04, 2016

What’s the single best piece of advice or information you have received, and what impact has it made on your life to this point? After

Is politics your passion?

Student Lawyer January 01, 2017

A Congressional staffer shares his story and offers suggestions on how to build a satisfying career in public service.

Put your J.D. Advantage to its greatest advantage

Student Lawyer January 01, 2017

Lawyers across the country are using their law degree in ways they never expected - it's called the JD Advantage. Here are tips on how you can, too.

Student Lawyer: Achieving Justice for All of Today’s Diverse Students

Student Lawyer March 27, 2017

Imagine getting into, paying for, and succeeding in law school—and then not being permitted to practice. That’s the risk for students who aren’t U.S. citizens.

Uncertain future awaits undocumented law students

Student Lawyer March 01, 2017

Imagine getting into, paying for, and succeeding in law school—and then not being permitted to practice. That’s the risk for students who aren’t U.S. citizens. Invariably,

ABA sues feds to protect loan promises

Student Lawyer March 01, 2017

Are you worried about another difficult test even after you graduate—how you’ll handle the burden of repaying the cost of your education? You’re not alone,

Broken promises and Public Service Loan Forgiveness (podcast)

ABA Law Student Division February 01, 2017

Law school is essential to becoming a successful lawyer but it doesn’t come cheap. Public Service Loan Forgiveness was a program put in place to

Discussing the O.J. Simpson Case with Defense Attorney Carl Douglas

ABA Law Student Division March 22, 2017

Labeled the “trial of the century” by many, the O.J. Simpson case brought forth issues of race, celebrity, and police dishonesty. In this episode of

The Law Library of Congress: A Free Legal Research Resource

ABA Law Student Division March 01, 2017

Research may not be the most exciting part of law school, but there are ways to make it easier, more interesting, and (perhaps most importantly)