General News

October 2020

Overview of Legal Education Roundtable Questions and Discussions

August 2020

Summary of August 2020 Council Meeting Actions

July 2020

The Honorable Ruth V. McGregor is the 2020 Robert J. Kutak Award Recipient

May 2020

Summary of May 2020 Council Meeting Actions

Nominating Committee Announces 2020-2021 Council Slate

Section Publishes Third Edition of Legal Writing Sourcebook

April 2020

ABA Resolution and Report on Law Graduate Limited Practice Rule 

Memo Regarding the 2020-21 Standards Review Agenda - Suggestions Welcome 

March 2020

ABA Elevates William Adams to Top Job at Legal Education Section

February 2020

ABA Section of Legal Education Releases Comprehensive Report on Bar Passage Data

December 2019

ABA Website Updates Data on Law School Admissions, Tuition and Other Matters

October 2019

Search for a New Managing Director of Legal Education and Accreditation - Position Description and Application Information

August 2019

Notice Regarding Criteria for Programs Offered by ABA-Approved Law Schools in a Location Outside the United States

June 2019

The Honorable Christine M. Durham is the 2019 Robert J. Kutak Award Recipient

Media Statement Regarding Thomas Jefferson School of Law

May 2019

Statement from Barry Currier Regarding Council Revision of Standard 316

Nominating Committee Announces 2019-2020 Council Slate

April 2019

The Section releases a comprehensive data set on employment outcomes regarding the 2018 graduating class

The Section releases a comprehensive data set on 2019 bar passage outcomes

February 2019

Media Statement Regarding Florida Coastal Law School Litigation

January 2019

Media Statement Regarding Arizona Summit Law School Litigation

December 2018

ABA Website Updates Data on Law School Admissions, Tuition and Other Matters

Section Releases Fall 2018 Standard 509 Information Reports

November 2018

Media Statement Regarding WMU Thomas M. Cooley Law School Litigation

Adoption and Implementation of Revised ABA Standards and Rules of Procedure for Approval of Law Schools

September 2018

Standards Review 2018-2019 Agenda – Suggestions Welcome

August 2018

Summary of Actions of the ABA House of Delegates related to Legal Education and the Council Meeting in Chicago in August 2018

July 2018

Media Statement Regarding Arizona Summit Law School

June 2018

The Honorable Solomon Oliver, Jr. is the 2018 Robert J. Kutak Award Recipient

Accreditation Statement of Barry Currier

May 2018

Summary of May 2018 Council Meeting Actions

April 2018

The Section releases a comprehensive data set on employment outcomes regarding the 2017 graduating class

Summary of the Standards Review Committee Public Hearing on April 12, 2018

March 2018

The Section releases a comprehensive data set on 2018 bar passage outcomes.

February 2018

Summary of February 2018 Council Meeting Actions