Sessions Information

  • January 6, 2021
    11:00 am - 12:15 pm
    Session Type: Section Programs
    Session Capacity: N/A
    Hotel: N/A
    Room: N/A
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    This roundtable discussion with law school deans from around the country will focus on the bar exam, and how bar exam reform, alternative licensing, and technology might help bridge the access justice gap. It will consider problems of inequity around the bar exam in general, as well as how the COVID-19 pandemic exacerbated them. It will examine various ways in which the bar exam might evolve to address these concerns. It will analyze how alternative licensing and emerging technology might help provide pathways to justice. Finally, the panel will address the role of legal education in making needed progress.

Session Speakers
Organization: University of Utah, S. J. Quinney College of Law
Speaker

Organization: North Carolina Central University School of Law
Speaker

Organization: University of California, Los Angeles School of Law
Speaker

Organization: Rutgers Law School
Speaker

Organization: The Pennsylvania State University – Penn State Law
Moderator

Organization: Southern University Law Center
Speaker

Session Fees
  • [3080] Technology, Law and Legal Education - Access to Justice: Bar Exam and Alternative Licensing: $0.00