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6 Steps to Powerful Law School Recommendation Letters

Recommendations play an important role in the admissions process, and it is also one of the pieces that is out of your control once an individual agrees to write you the letter.  Follow these 6 steps to ensure that you…

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Law School Applications: 5 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Rush Them in by October

As they say at the start of the famous Indianapolis 500, Ladies and gentlemen … start your engines …  this year’s law school application season is about to begin.
If you’re planning to apply to law school, as the summer…

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Law School Scholarships: Applicants Negotiating Now More Than Ever

Since the 1990’s, me and a few of my closest friends have been quietly advising law school applicants on the basic talking points of negotiating law school scholarships.  We were happy in our own little world, knowing that our clients…

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Your Personal Statement: What not to put in.

People always want to know what they should write about in their law school personal statement but sometimes it is just as important to know what not to put in it.  The people looking at your essay read thousands upon…

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The LSAT: It is relevant to law school and beyond.

By:  Aaron Abernathy
It’s fair to say that many, if not most, LSAT test-takers don’t find studying for the LSAT the most fun they ever had. Many dislike it with an intensity that’s only slightly less than that of a…

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From Law School to the Courtroom: Etiquette Matters.

Hey future 1Ls, manners do matter…
During the summer of 2012, I was fortunate enough to extern for the Honorable Judge Gregory Alarcon.  Judge Alarcon was a litigator the first 20 years of his career and has since been on…

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Large Firm Job Hopes? Your Law School Choice Can Make a Difference

According to a recent Kaplan survey, roughly four out of ten law school applicants are expecting to work for a large law firm.  But, are these expectations realistic?
As the Wall Street Journal’s Law Blog points out, far fewer than…

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How Do law Schools View Multiple LSAT scores?

You are trying to figure out how each of the law schools to which you are thinking of applying will view your multiple LSAT scores.  There is no set standard for this and you will need to research it for…

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Applying to Law School? Stressed? Find help here…

You’re carrying a full class load and studying extra hours to keep that GPA up and score well on the LSAT. You’re involved in community/volunteer service and extracurricular activities, finals are coming up, you have a part-time job that’s looking…

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The LSAT: Best Study Habits Part Two

 
Here are tips three and four… 
Bad Habit #3:  Not committing to your study schedule.
 You want to be a lawyer.  You WILL be a lawyer.  Don’t be that person who has an achievable dream and throws it away…

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