Scorecard of practical readiness       

Chicago-Kent College of Law recently announced its concept for a practice-ready approach to law school. This program, named "Praxis," is for students who want to "fully embrace" an experienced-based course of study. The feature of the Praxis program most fascinating to me is the “scorecard” students must complete each semester of the program. It’s a … Continue reading Scorecard of practical readiness       

Listening and legal tech

I have followed Mike Whelan, Jr., on Twitter for a while now but only recently discovered his blog, Lawyer Forward. Mike is a Texas family lawyer and law-practice coach for lawyers who founded a CLE conference, also called Lawyer Forward. Whelan says his "ninja thing" is "teaching and cultivating relationships." It's therefore not surprising his … Continue reading Listening and legal tech