Argument: Law/business increasingly intertwined; JD/MBA invaluable
- Debate: Joint JD/MBA degree - pro argument.
"Why pursue a JD and an MBA?" Georgetown Law Center: "The worlds of policy and management have become inextricably intertwined since the advent of increased government regulation of business, as well as the burgeoning international trade market. In a global economy, the role of the attorney in the day-to-day management of businesses has become paramount, as the modern business manager needs immediate access to legal advice."