Please join us in congratulating the following LWI members, elected to four-year terms on the Board of the Legal Writing Institute:
These six will begin serving their terms at the board meeting scheduled to take place July 20, 2022 at the 2022 Biennial Conference in Washington, D.C. at Georgetown Law.
Thank you to everyone who participated in the election, especially all of the candidates!
The theme for the 2022 Biennial Conference is "Punctuated Equilibrium." This theme acknowledges the evolutionary theory that change occurs rapidly and that the Pandemic has pushed us, as educational leaders, into such a period of rapid change.
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The Legal Writing Institute (LWI) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving legal communication. We believe that effective legal communication is critical to the wellbeing of society, the judicial system, and the legal profession.
Each year, ALWD and LWI jointly sponsor a national survey of legal writing programs. The survey collects data on program design, curriculum, salary, workload, and status issues. Almost all law schools in the U.S. participate in these surveys.
The LWI New Teacher Training Bootcamp is a new initiative that will offer training and advice for new teachers of 1L legal writing, as well
Conference Theme: The future of legal education has arrived
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