Research on Legal Profession

Harvard Law School Center on the Legal Profession

The Center on the Legal Profession (CLP) seeks to make a substantial contribution to the modern practice of law by increasing understanding of the structures, norms, and dynamics of the global legal profession. The Center on the Legal Profession

  • Conducts, sponsors, and publishes world-class empirical research on the profession;
  • Innovates and implements new methods and content for teaching law students, practicing lawyers, and related professionals about the profession; and
  • Fosters broader and deeper connections bridging between the global universe of legal practitioners and the academy.

Learn more about the latest research and trends in the legal profession from the Center on the Legal Profession.

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