The Futures of Legal Education and the Legal Profession

Hilary Sommerlad, Sonia Harris-Short, Steven Vaughan, Richard Young

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The legal profession and legal education are undergoing an unprecedented transformation, brought about by the Legal Services Act 2007, the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012, and the Legal Education and Training Review. This edited collection brings together leading academic scholars, senior figures from professional practice, policymakers, and representatives of the regulatory authorities, to reflect on the key issues arising from this transformative moment.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationOxford
PublisherHart Publishing
Number of pages226
ISBN (Print)978-1-84946-655-4
Publication statusPublished - 2015


  • Legal Profession
  • Legal Education

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Social Sciences(all)


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