The Florida Bar

YLD TAKES A HARD LOOK AT LAW SCHOOL DEBT

April 18, 2019

With a new survey showing young lawyers facing mountains of debt, the Young Lawyers Division is working to convince law schools to disclose more data and make financial aid counseling a higher priority.

The survey results are prompting The Florida Bar YLD, the Iowa Bar YLD, and the ABA Task Force on the Financing of Legal Education to call for “changes to the disclosures made to law students and prospective law students, and for increased reporting of data by law schools to the ABA concerning financial aid.”

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