Will Law School Pay Off? Proposed Change Would Give Applicants the Data to Decide

Law schools would be required to post detailed information about the cost of a legal education, as well as the success their graduates are having in landing full-time, law-related jobs, under one of several proposals up for discussion at a meeting of the American Bar Association this weekend.

Legal educators will gather in Chicago to weigh in on that suggestion and other proposed changes to the standards the ABA uses to accredit law schools.

One of the proposals the Standards