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Practicing and Teaching Law Internationally

A visit with S. I. Strong, Manley O. Hudson Professor of Law; Senior Fellow, Center for the Study of Dispute Resolution

By Cara Alexander
Published: - Topics: School of Law law teaching writing research

Cultural Knowledge for Bilingual Lawyers

Topics: law culture

Being bilingual, Dr. Strong relates, is the start of being able to practice law in two languages. However, she cautions, a comparative knowledge of law in different countries and cultures is also key. In this segment, she discusses her current collaborative project: a book for bilingual lawyers, and relates some of the differences between practicing law in Spanish and in English.