Overcoming Barriers in Preparing Law Students for Real-World Practice
Center for the Study of Dispute Resolution, Symposium 2012, October 19, 2012


Program Schedule

8:30

Welcome

Rigel C. Oliveri
Associate Professor of Law
Associate Dean for Research and Faculty Development
University of Missouri School of Law


John Lande
Isidor Loeb Professor of Law
Senior Fellow, Center for the Study of Dispute Resolution
University of Missouri School of Law

8:45

Keynote Address:
Training the Heads, Hands and Hearts of Tomorrow's Lawyers

Lisa Kloppenberg
Professor of Law
University of Dayton School of Law

9:45

Break

10:00

What Law Firms and Clients Need from Lawyers

Melody R. Daily, Moderator
Clinical Professor of Law
Director, Legal Research and Writing
Director, Externship Program
University of Missouri School of Law

Clark D. Cunningham
W. Lee Burge Professor of Law & Ethics
Georgia State University College of Law

Hon. Solomon Oliver, Jr.
Chief Judge
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio

John R. Phillips
Partner, Husch Blackwell LLP
Chair, ABA Section of Dispute Resolution

11:00

Break

11:15

Assessing Reforms in Legal Education:
What Has and Hasn't Worked Well

S. David Mitchell, Moderator
Associate Professor of Law
University of Missouri School of Law

Judith Welch Wegner
Burton Craige Professor of Law
University of North Carolina School of Law

David M. Moss
Associate Professor
University of Connecticut Teaching Fellow
University of Connecticut Neag School of Education

Barbara Glesner Fines
Rubey M. Hulen Professor of Law
Associate Dean for Faculty Development
University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law

12:15

Adjourn



This symposium is free and has been approved for 3.6 hours of Continuing Legal Education credit in Missouri.

For more information, contact Laura Coleman, 573-882-5969, colemanl@missouri.edu.