News of Interest

Save the middle class

Lawyers are failing the middle class. Would non-lawyer ownership help?

...there’s really something to be said for the idea that the legal profession is uniquely screwing the middle class. Read more in the atlblog...

View/Add Comments

Judge Moore signs

Ala. Chief Justice suspended over gay marriage order

The chief justice of the Alabama Supreme Court, Roy S. Moore, was suspended... for the remainder of his term in office for ordering the state’s probate judges to defy federal court orders on same-sex marriage. Read more in The New York Times…

View/Add Comments

Abid Riaz Qureshi

‘Informed by what I am’: Judges talk faith, duty and the law

Over the past eight years, President Barack Obama has boosted diversity on the federal bench with his judicial picks. Read more in…

View/Add Comments

sign of the times

Where the legal jobs will be in 2026

By 2026, we should be coming to the end of an extraordinary period in the law: several years of a continuously shrinking legal profession. Read more in Attorney At Work…

View/Add Comments

Wheels of Justice

Law school rolls out ‘wheels of justice’

What’s 30-feet long, stocked with law books, and red all over? Read more in…

View/Add Comments

Fordham Law School

Law schools must focus on access to justice

We have arrived at a critical moment where our most fundamental legal ideals are threatened by a profound justice gap. Read more in The National Law Journal…

View/Add Comments

Submit a News Story >>
More News of Interest >>


What is the National Conference of Bar Presidents?

NCBP was founded in 1950 to provide information and training to state and local bar association leaders and hosts bi-annual conferences of state and local bar leaders in conjunction with the ABA. Read more about our mission...

What's Happening at NCBP - News, Notes & Notices