Charlotte School of Law

Local News
6:37 am
Tue March 4, 2014

With Charlotte Checked Off, 'Ban The Box' Campaign Will Expand

Nearly all of us have filled out a job application that asks if you’ve ever been convicted of a crime.  Check the box yes, and you need to explain yourself. Well, that’s now a thing of the past for most potential city of Charlotte employees. City Manager Ron Carlee has decided to “ban the box.” We were joined this morning by the man who got this movement started in Charlotte a couple years ago. He’s Jason Huber, a law professor at the Charlotte School of Law, where he heads the school’s Civil Rights Clinic.


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Local News
12:04 am
Thu September 12, 2013

After 8 Years, Charlotte School Of Law Has Become NC's Largest. So What's Value Of Degree?

Students in the Charlotte School of Law Civil Rights clinic meet several times a week under the direction of Jason Huber to research and advocate issues.
Julie Rose

Since its founding in 2005, Charlotte School of Law has become a big presence in the city.  Nearly 1,500 students go there, making it the largest law school in the state, by far. And as of this fall, they're swarming around Uptown taking 10 floors of a high rise.

What's lesser known is that Charlotte School of Law is the state's only private, for-profit law school.  And while its students pay about as much in tuition as those at highly-ranked Wake Forest, Charlotte graduates have a much tougher time finding jobs that pay enough to cover the debt.

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Charlotte Observer
1:12 pm
Mon October 22, 2012

Charlotte School Of Law Leaves Wilkinson Boulevard In The Lurch, As Redevelopment Stalls

David Puckett Charlotte Observer

The Charlotte School of Law’s building on Wilkinson Boulevard right outside the Interstate 277 loop stands as a lonely outpost of revitalization, the only building that’s materialized so far in a $250-million mixed-use project first announced a decade ago.