Business of Law Podcast-Makalika Naholowa’a of Microsoft talks about the cost of law school

Makalika Naholowa’a (Head of Trademarks at Microsoft Corporation) talks with Jason Barnwell (Assistant General Counsel of Legal Business, Operations, and Strategy at Microsoft Corporation) about the cost of law school, the role premium law firm salaries play in making that cost more accessible, the cognition that makes $190k starting associate salaries sound extreme, and what members of the legal profession and ecosystem can do to improve the value proposition of law school.

Show Notes References

United States law school costs 1997-2017

US News-See the Price, Payoff of Law School Before Enrolling

NALP Salary Distribution Curves

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