Calls for eliminating bar exams to improve fairness and diversity in the legal profession are increasing, but A. Benjamin Spencer, dean of William & Mary Law School, argues that eliminating them is not the answer. They should be transformed into a more effective gauge of professional readiness, which, he contends, can be achieved if more states adopt the Uniform Bar Exam.
US Law Week (Bloomberg Law) (August 3, 2021)
Spencer, A. Benjamin, "Calls to Eliminate Bar Exams Are Premature" (2021). Popular Media. 551.