When a law school apparently replaces almost all of its admissions staff, it’s problematic. When we reached out to the school, we were given a quick “no comment,” but our readers certainly weren’t short on comments, and we now believe we know more about what might have happened in upstate New York.
When a law school is in the middle of making major cuts all around, you’d figure that the administration would want to keep some people on board who know the ropes — especially the people in charge of admitting new
cash cowsstudents. But, apparently, that is not the case in upstate New York.
Most everyone knows what an elevator speech is: it’s a short, pithy, memorable description of a company’s services. Lawyers have always built their reputations on their expertise, such that the creation of an elevator pitch should be one of the easiest things for an attorney to do; however, many lawyers still stumble over the basic question: “What do you do?”