‘Legal Knowledge’ Episode 1: The Jeffersonian Vision for Legal Education

David Konig
March 29, 2023

At its founding in 1819, Thomas Jefferson wanted UVA Law to prepare leaders and lawyers to serve the new nation, but students desired more practical legal training. Professor David Konig joins us to describe the shifting landscape of early nineteenth-century legal education.

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