Dean Carter Profiled in 'Personalities of Pittsburgh'
Pitt Law Dean William M. Carter Jr. is featured in the Pittsburgh Business Times Personalities of Pittsburgh series, in the article "Carter Preparing Tomorrow’s Litigators" by Patty Tascarella. Here's a preview:
"William Carter Jr. grew up in Cleveland and started his career at large law firms in Washington,D.C., but soon decided his future was in academia. A year after taking the helm of the University of Pittsburgh's School of Law in 2012, he made the gutsy decision to cut first-year enrollment by 17 percent from 211 to 175. Carter talked about steering the school as the legal environment evolves, what's shaped his own career and why litigation is fascinating."