ERIC Number: EJ404125
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
Educational Debts and the Worsening Position of Small-Firm, Government, and Legal-Services Lawyers.
Chambers, David L.
Journal of Legal Education, v39 n5 p709-24 1989
The examination of current and future trends in educational debts incurred by law students concludes that economics will force increasing numbers of law school graduates to emphasize wealth maximization at the expense of public service with resultant decreases in access to legal services for low- and middle-class clients. (DB)
Descriptors: Debt (Financial), Economic Research, Economic Status, Employment Opportunities, Employment Potential, Government Employees, Higher Education, Income, Law Schools, Law Students, Lawyers, Legal Aid, Loan Repayment, Public Service Occupations, Small Businesses, Student Costs, Student Financial Aid, Trend Analysis
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
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