Are Lawyers Getting Dumber? The Question May Matter More Than The Answer

This article was originally published in Above the Law on Nov. 6, 2015. Kyle McEntee is the Executive Director of Law School Transparency.

Joe Queenan writes a weekly column for the Wall Street Journal where he tackles serious issues through cheeky humor. This week, he picked up Law School Transparency’s report on law school admissions. His main conclusion: dumb lawyers are a threat to society.

Generally speaking, he’s right. The legal profession and the clients and general public that depend on it needs a pipeline of smart, capable people. Bad lawyers screw up lives and entire businesses. Continue reading “Are Lawyers Getting Dumber? The Question May Matter More Than The Answer”