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Rush to adapt misses the profession’s biggest problem: Unrepresented litigants | Julius Melnitzer

Monday, March 12, 2018 @ 8:50 AM | By Julius Melnitzer

Even genuine self-examination runs the risk of succumbing to navel gazing. So it is with the legal profession these days.

Never before have lawyers been so caught up in rapid change. And never before have they taken such a long, hard look at themselves. Should non-lawyers be allowed to own law firms? How do we promote diversity? How do we root out harassment? How do we meet the challenge of rising legal costs? How do we attune the law and the business of law to the...