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Reacting to Grades

What to do about mediocre first-semester law school grades

Related Program: On January 27, 2022, we partnered with Themis Bar Review to hold a "Virtual Office Hours" program: Rebounding from First Semester Law School Grades. You can watch the replay here. If you just received your first-semester grades and are wondering whether you’re

Working on an Essay Exam

Last-minute tips for how to excel on law school essay exams

Knowing how to take a law school exam can be just as important as knowing the material that will be tested. Here are some last-minute study tips for essay exams in law school. Our law school expert, Heather Buck from JD Advising,

Last-minute tips for how to excel on law school essay exams

JD Advising November 10, 2022

Knowing how to take a law school exam can be just as important as knowing the material that will be tested. Here are

The Case for Putting Yourself “Out There”

John Skakun October 28, 2022

During my first semester of law school, I was initially startled by the rigor and pace of my core classes. Studying was all

Why Building Wealth Starts Now

Rho Thomas October 28, 2022

Let me tell you the number one key to building wealth: managing your money intentionally and directing it to where you want it to go. It’s a skill you want to start honing in law school.

Building Your Law School Budget

ABA Law Student Division July 15, 2022

It’s never too late or too early to create your law school budget.  And always a good idea to regularly review your budget.

Student Lawyer: September October 2022

Student Lawyer November 01, 2022

If you find yourself in a difficult time during law school, keep going and don’t give up. You've got more skills than you

Older Student? Use It to Your Advantage

Hannah Leone October 28, 2022

Whatever brought you to law school later in life, returning to the classroom carries different challenges and considerations than it might have when you were 24—a common age for 1L students.

Leaving The Law: Finding the Right Mix for Your Passions

Cheryl Rich Heisler April 01, 2022

Offering legal career advice or mixing up cocktails—both can help members of the bar. Don’t forget to find your passion.

Your legal adventure is out there! Considerations for choosing a career path in the law

Rachel Gurvich and Margaret Hannon August 25, 2020

Law students often ask, “how do I know what kind of lawyer I want to be?” Or they see classmates who seem to