Central Islip, N.Y. – Beginning this Fall, Touro Law Center will implement a five-year strategic plan, Portals to Practice, a cutting-edge program that reconceives and restructures the law school experience. The Portals to Practice expands the scope and quality of legal education by focusing on the development of legal professionals, from pre-law through post-graduation.
Central Islip, N.Y. – Touro Law Dean Patricia Salkin has named Margarett Williams the new Director of Externship Programs and Employer Relations. Margarett’s new role will be effective as of June 2014 and a search to find an Assistant Dean of Career Services will commence shortly thereafter.
Central Islip, N.Y. – Dean Patricia Salkin is pleased to announce that Touro Law Center has joined the Educating Tomorrow\'s Lawyers (ETL) Consortium. ETL partners with a consortium of law schools committed to innovation in the spirit of the Carnegie Report to encourage and facilitate innovation in legal education in order to train new lawyers to the highest standards of competence and professionalism. The group includes 29 ABA accredited law schools nationwide that have demonstrated significant institutional commitment to legal education reform, offers multiple courses that implement the Carnegie approach to legal education and focus on student-centered teaching.