Wednesday, October 31, 2012
National Law Journal: Law Schools Discovering the Charms of City Life:
Downtown law schools are hot right now.
A number of law schools [Charlotte, Concordia, Oklahoma City, St. Louis, South Carolina] are preparing to ditch their university campuses for downtown digs that will place them within steps of state and federal courthouses, law firm offices, government agencies and major corporations. That proximity will make it easier for law schools to integrate into the local legal landscape—and more convenient for law students to network or extern, according to administrators.