College of Law

In the news: Barton talks to Bloomberg about the question ‘are lawyers getting dumber?’

Posted August 20, 2015

Benjamin Barton, Helen and Charles Lockett Distinguished Professor of Law,Barton, Ben recently spoke to Bloomberg Business about the quality of law school students admitted during the legal employment crisis of the past few years.

In the article Barton says that willful ignorance kept law schools accepting students even as the legal business was declining.

Read the full story at Bloomberg Business.