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Patrick H. Stiehm

Chuck, when you say, in regard to preparation of law students to practice law, that "...law schools have not been very good in helping in this regard" you show yourself to be a master of understatement. The legal academic community, as represented by law school administrations and faculties, have had a historic distained for and contempt of any suggestion that they should participate in actually preparing students to practice law. That is perhaps understandable given the fact that so many of them really have no meaningful law practice experience themselves. Hopefully, this attitude will change but I am not at all optimistic.

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