Law school is stressful in and of itself, and adding the responsibility of parenting into the mix may make it sound almost impossible. However, there are many parents out there who have found ways to make it work.
In this episode of the ABA Law Student Podcast, host Ashley Baker talks to Shawnita Goosby, Crystal Taylor, and Meghan Matt about how they manage their lives as mothers in law school. They offer advice on how to create support systems that can help parents handle the stresses of law school and encourage other parents to take heart and know that it can be done!
Shawnita Goosby is a 2L at Southern University Law Center in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She is Interested in Criminal Law and aspires to be an ADA and later a District Attorney.
Meghan Matt is a 2L in the evening division at Southern University Law Center in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She is passionate about social justice and especially those issues related to race, equality, and the judicial system.
Crystal Taylor is a 2L at Thurgood Marshall School of Law at Texas Southern University in Houston, Texas.
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