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How to Become A Lawyer: Law School Admissions Live Event

How to Become a Lawyer: Preliminary Steps
STEP 1: Develop a set of specific skills that will help you succeed in law school: logical thinking, reading, information sorting, time management.
STEP 2: Prepare for the LSAT, and ace it.
STEP 3: Attend our…

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How to Become a Lawyer: Inside Law School Admissions Live Event

The question of how to become a lawyer is a complicated one, but the first steps for the vast majority of future lawyers are through a law school admissions office.  Whether it’s figuring out what LSAT or GPA requirements a school might have,…

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Ask the 180: Application Transcripts and Last Month LSAT Advice

Welcome to our inaugural “Ask the 180″ article, in which we answer your direct questions on all things LSAT, prelaw, law school admissions, and whatever else you want to ask!  Remember to send your submissions to christine.schrader@kaplan.com– we will answer…

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the180 live! Law School Application Mistakes, Fixed!

A week ago, we played host to Anne Richard, Senior Dean of Admissions for University of Virginia, School of Law on our monthly talk show the180 live!  We asked her (and you) what the biggest law school application mistakes are,…

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Addendum on Character

Addendum on Character & Fitness: Example A
There are a couple minor incidents that I disclose and explain here:
First Incident: On October 5, 2012, I was charged by the First City Police with disorderly conduct, being drunk in public,…

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Tonight the180 goes LIVE: the Worst Law School Application Mistakes

Tonight from 8:00-9:00 p.m. EST we are bringing back everyone’s favorite law-school-focused-internet-talk-show-host Jeff Thomas and the very best of special guests, University of Virginia School of Law‘s Senior Dean of Admissions, Anne Richard.  We will be discussing THE WORST of…

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The 180 Live Presents: The Biggest Law School Application Mistakes

Law school applications are a careful balancing act of putting your best face forward, making a great case for admission, and owning up honestly to any mistakes or potential issues in the packet of information law schools will receive about…

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The 180 Live Recap: The How-To of Law School Admissions

This week on our monthly prelaw talk show, The 180 Live!, we had two experts in law school admissions field all of your burning questions about how to best rock the application process.  In case you missed it, or if…

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Kaplan LSAT 180 Live! Get the Real Law School Facts

We are entering the later stages of the law school admissions cycle, which means that many of you extremely charming, clever, and good-looking people formerly known as antisocial LSAT preppers have been re-entering the land of the socially engaged… and…

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The Best Lawyers Come From the Best Law Schools… and other law school news

What law schools actually produce the best lawyers?  We’ve talked a lot about the over-reliance on rankings like those published by US News and World Report, and we’ve examined other styles of ranking (like Above the Law’s employment-weighted model).  But…

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