“Don’t go to law school. And don’t go to a second-tier law school. And, if you do, make sure it’s accredited for Christ’s sake,” by Hamilton Nolan (Gawker)
Hamilton Nolan continues to mercilessly poke away at law schools. Any peeps out there still considering law school should take a few moments and read the comments in the twenty discussions posted with this article.
Money quote: The title says it all. Literally.
“Just How Bad Off are Law Graduates” by Adam Cohen (Time Magazine)
Adam Cohen provides an overview of the various arguments related to law school employment (or lack thereof). You can sign in with a Google account and leave a comment.
Money quote: “…the one law even lawyers cannot get around is supply and demand.”
“Pop Goes the Law,” by Steven J. Harper (Chronicle of Higher Education)
Harper points the finger at the usual suspects: U S News, law school deans, Big Law partners.
Money quote: “That loud pop you're hearing is the bursting of the law bubble—firms, schools, and disillusioned lawyers paying for decades of greed and grandiosity.”