NOTE: This is not for CLE.
The Career Choice Series is designed to help you choose your career path. Whether you’re a law student, young lawyer, or transitioning attorney, find out what it’s like to work in various practice areas and the best way to position yourself to get there.
In this segment, our speakers share their pathways into a career in legal academia. From managing law school finances and initiating fundraising efforts to overseeing faculty and staff and serving as the face of their institution, a law school dean must wear multiple hats as they balance the law school’s values and influence with market forces often beyond their control. Dean Danielle Holley-Walker
Danielle R. Holley-Walker, Professor of Law and Dean, Howard University School of Law, Washington, D.C.
Michael Hunter Schwartz, Dean
Lexie Heinemann, Program Associate, ABA Career Center, Chicago, IL