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Should You Take a Gap Year Before Going to Law School?

Going to law school?

So you’re taking the plunge and becoming a lawyer. Congratulations! If you’re confident in your decision, you may already know the steps you need to take to apply to law school. Maybe you’ve even …

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How to Write a Law School Personal Statement

Many prospective law students can feel overwhelmed when faced with the task of writing the law school personal statement, one of the most subjective pieces of your law school application.  It is easy to feel torn between what you …

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How Can I Get Into Law School? Ambition, Drive, and Good Decisions

Why is law school still a great decision for some people, even in the current economic climate? This is an important question to consider for anyone considering how to get into law school.

Ryan Calo, a University of Washington law professor, made …

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Alternative Careers in Law: Spotlight on Law School

Not everyone who goes to law school actually ends up as a practicing attorney– in fact, there are many alternative careers in law or outside of it you can pursue with a JD.

We talked to one of our current …

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Law School Application Requirements: Disclosure

We’ve all made mistakes in our times, but one of the biggest law school application requirements that gets ignored by students fairly often is disclosure.

All law school applications include what is called the character and fitness addendum, in …

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How to Apply to Law School: Confidence vs. Arrogance

One of the big discussions that came up during our two hour law school admissions extravaganza was how to apply to law school successfully and grab the good life you deserve; in particular, we read a real prospective student’s law

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the Weekly 180: High LSAT Scores & Cutting Law School Costs

 

This week we have had a plethora of law school news: from high LSAT scores to law school cost-cutting, things are once again in flux in the world of legal education.  We bring you all of the latest stories …

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10 Tips for Getting into Law School After Military Service

When it comes to military veterans—especially those with recent military experience, who are facing much higher unemployment rates than the general population—it’s no surprise that many of them are looking toward getting into law-school to improve their job outlook.…

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Law School Applications: Join the Admissions Panel of A Top Tier School

 

Law school applications can be pretty overwhelming, and the anxiety many people feel as they try to picture how exactly a law school admissions committee will react to their applications, or even handle all the individual elements.  What matters the …

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