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Lexis® Hub for New Attorneys Podcast featuring Mary Kate Sheridan and David Limm of Vault.com on the value of a law school education.

On this edition, Mary Kate Sheridan, Vault.com's law editor, and David Limm, education editor at Vault.com, discuss the costs of law school versus the return on that significant investment. They review how to analyze schools and gather information, look at tier 1 versus tier 2 schools and talk about...

More Pressure on Law Schools to Provide Realistic Employment Data

Most products try to spin the statistics and details in the most favorable light in order to get your business. Many Law Schools are being accused of manipulating salary information to provide a more favorable employment picture, which means the way graduate employment figures have been reported recently...

A Degree of Practical Wisdom: Law School by the Numbers

As part of my ongoing lament on law schools and the challenges of training good, affordable lawyers for human-owned business , I offered my own story as an example of a financially sensible approach to buying a legal education. My starting salary as a lawyer was about twice my student loan balance, which...