Decline in Bar-Pass Rates May Continue Through 2018

The LSAT profiles of current law students suggest the decline in bar-exam and bar-pass rates will continue through 2018, the ABA Journal reports. The analysis shows that current law students who will graduate through 2018 had lower LSAT profiles as entering law students than the previous two graduating classes. That trend does appear to be ending. The number and quality of law school applicants appear to be on the upswing this year, law professor Jerry Organ says. “If these trends continue, the fall 2015 entering class may represent the ‘bottom.’”

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