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Stephen Bright Speaks on ‘Leadership in Times of Challenge’ at AALS Annual Meeting

Stephen Bright will speak on “Leadership in Times of Challenge” followed by a panel discussion, Saturday January 5, 2019, 8:30 – 10:15 am. In no other country do lawyers play as important a leadership role as in the United States. A majority of American presidents have been lawyers, and they dominate in legislatures, government, and …

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Message from the Chair

Deborah Rhode, Chair, AALS Leadership Section It is with great pride, pleasure, and appreciation that I welcome readers to this first newsletter of the newly inaugurated AALS Section on Leadership. As you all know, it is a shameful irony that the occupation that produces the greatest number of American leaders has done so little to …

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AALS Leadership Section Co-Hosts Conference with Santa Clara Law School on Advancing Leadership in the Legal Profession

The Leadership Section of the Association of American Law Schools, together with Santa Clara University Law School and the Santa Clara Law Review, held a major conference on advancing leadership education and development in the legal profession. The conference featured presentations by the President of the American Bar Association and leadership experts Deborah Rhode, Stanford …

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Harvard Law School Center on the Legal Profession Fourth Annual Awards Dinner: Innovation and the Future of Work

The Harvard Law School Center on the Legal Profession, a research organization dedicated to studying the global legal profession led by Professor David B. Wilkins, recently hosted a series of events in the Bay Area to celebrate leading innovators in the law as well as to discuss the Center’s new research project on how legal …

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Baylor Law’s Leadership Development Program

Each Issue of the Leadership Newsletter will feature an innovative leadership program at a law school. Leah Teague, Associate Dean and Professor of Law Stephen Rispoli, Assistant Dean of Student Affairs and Pro Bono Programs Baylor Law’s mission statement expresses an “obligation to develop students who have the character, maturity, skills, and values needed to …

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