Sam Skolnik

Journalist (NATIONAL)
Senior reporter at Bloomberg Law.

Links: @samskolnik | (Current as of: September 25, 2019)


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Bar Group Aims For Lasting Impact With Access to Justice Report

Sam Skolnik
Bloomberg Law
February 16, 2020
An upcoming report from a leading legal ethics group could add significant momentum to the growing movement to bridge the chronic legal services gap for middle-class and poorer citizens.

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Utah to Test Initiative for Allowing Nonlawyer Legal Providers

Sam Skolnik
Bloomberg Big Law Business
November 1, 2019
An independent legal research center will work with Utah officials to test what could be groundbreaking regulations on allowing nonlawyers to provide legal services.

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California Legal Access Recommendations Delayed Until March

Sam Skolnik
Bloomberg Big Law Business
November 19, 2019
A California task force aiming to broaden access to legal services now has a few more months to make its final recommendations, as debate continues about whether nonlaywers should be allowed to assist consumers with legal matters.

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Arizona Takes Step to Scrap Rule That Keeps Big Four Out

Sam Skolnik
Bloomberg Big Law Business
October 7, 2019
An Arizona task force is urging the state’s supreme court to end restrictions on nonlawyer co-ownership of law firms to close the “access to justice gap,” which could crack open the door to the Big Four accountancies.

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Gorsuch Sides with Access to Justice Reformers in New Book

Sam Skolnik
Bloomberg Law
September 13, 2019
A growing movement to loosen state bar rule restrictions preventing nonlawyers from owning law firms has found a potential ally in U.S. Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch.



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