The legal system is a complex beast that can take a lifetime to master, for which your time is law school will help you prepare. Unlike many of the course specific test you may take in class, the LSAT is comprised of a range of topics intended to test your aptitude and understanding of legal material.
The LSAT exam in intended to test a broad range of skills learned during the course of a student’s before entering law school. The test is complex, challenging and more than a little difficult for even the most avid student. Proper preparation and mass amounts of study are required if you intend to pass the test, but [...]
When it comes to preparing for law school, there are a lot of things to consider. From making sure your personal statement is perfect to maximizing your LSAT score, there is undoubtably a lot on your mind. Take some time to review some of the main things you should be aware of when you are [...]
The juris doctorate is one of the most versatile degrees available. A doctoral-level degree available after only three years of graduate school, this simple degree can open up innumerable doors for a motivated student. While it can be quite difficult to actually graduate with a law degree, those that manage the feat have the ability [...]
There are more than enough jokes about lawyers, calling them liars, dishonest, and a number of other less-than-kind things. However, the truth is that many – in fact, most – lawyers are great people, with great qualities! These people are not great lawyers because they aced law school or win a lot of cases.
The days of memorization and regurgitation, which you may have experienced in undergrad, are gone. Law school exams are quite a bit different from college exams, which largely focus on your ability to comprehend and memorize. In law school, the primary focus of exams will be to test your analysis and application skills. Read on [...]
You have been studying for months, and test day is finally near. You are probably getting antsy, which is totally understandable. You have invested a lot in this exam, and it is really important to do well. To help calm your nerves, and help you out on the test, we have compiled a list of [...]
The theory behind forming study groups in law school is great. People working together should mean more brainpower and a divided workload. This is not, however, always the case. In fact, many academic professionals have begun discouraging the formation of study groups in law school. This is not to say, however, that you should cut [...]
Generally, law students are typically comprised of individuals between the ages of 23 and 26. However, a sizable portion of law students are actually older. Maybe school is just for kids, but law school is for whoever is willing to put in the work to get there. Many law schools now offer JD programs that [...]