COMMITTEE ON LEGAL EDUCATION AND ADMISSION TO THE BAR
Formed: June 1, 1952
The Committee on Legal Education and Admission to the Bar is charged with the duty of studying the various aspects of and developments in legal education and admission to the bar, in the maintenance of adequate standards of legal education and in the
prevention of admission to the bar of unworthy candidates.
Committee Co-Chairs are:
Eileen R. Kaufman, Esq., Touro College School Of Law and
Eileen D. Millett, Esq., Epstein Becker & Green, P.C.
Upcoming Committee Meetings are scheduled for:
December 5, 2013; January 15, 2014, March 4, 2014 and May 5, 2014.
Information for Bar Applicants with Disabilities:
The ABA Commission on Mental and Physical Disability Law recently released a brand new free directory for bar applicants with disabilities that offers information on what each state
bar requires in terms of requesting accommodations and the questions asked for character and fitness (as they relate to disabilities). The directory also has a listing of applicable state laws and cases that are relevant to these two issues. Visit