Criticism of the campus-based law firm recruiting model isn't new, but the havoc the floundering economy has wreaked on law firm hiring has prompted some law firm recruiters to pronounce the system broken. In response, the National Association for Law Placement has proposed adoption of a nationwide offer kickoff date in January. Law firm recruiters, law school administrators and law students are still digesting the proposal -- but the reaction thus far has been mixed.
NALP's Recruiting Reform Plan Draws Decidedly Mixed Reception
The National Law Journal
January 19, 2010