Professor Howarth to Deliver a Keynote at the Law & Leadership Conference

On January 29, 2021, Professor Joan Howarth, Boyd Law’s Interim Associate Dean for Experiential Legal Education and Distinguished Visiting Professor, will deliver a keynote address at the 2021 Law & Leadership Conference. The topic of the conference, which is organized each year by the BYU Law School, is “Paths to Bar Licensure,” and Professor Howarth’s keynote is entitled “A Short History of Attorney Licensing: Tales of Protection, Prestige, Exclusion, & Good Faith.” Professor Howarth, who served in the past as associate dean at Boyd Law and as dean of the Michigan State University College of Law, is a national expert on legal education.