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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

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JD Advising Makes Law School Prep Course Free

JD Advising recently made its law school prep course completely free. The goal behind making this course free was to provide access to all students who wished to succeed in law school, including first-generation students. This course has immediately become a go-to resource for students across

How Movement and Touch Relate to the Study of Law

Amy Jarmon July 14, 2022

Law students include many kinesthetic-tactile learners. In the simplest of terms, kinesthetic means movement, and tactile means touch. Kinesthetic-tactile students will differ from

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.

How to Finance Law School

Sean C. Domnick July 07, 2022

Getting into law school is a great accomplishment for any student. You should be proud of yourself! After studying to get in, you

How Movement and Touch Relate to the Study of Law

Amy Jarmon July 14, 2022

Law students include many kinesthetic-tactile learners. In the simplest of terms, kinesthetic means movement, and tactile means touch. Kinesthetic-tactile students will differ from

Student Lawyer: Imagine, Then Build Your Future

Student Lawyer April 05, 2022

It's time to construct your legal career—and Student Lawyer's latest issue has some more tools for your toolbox. What's ahead in the future

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

Military Legal Practice and Perspectives on the Law of War

ABA Law Student Division April 26, 2022

Major General John Altenburg was instrumental in transforming the practice of law in the military through his leadership and immersive approaches for military

Understanding the Weaponization of Social Media with P.W. Singer

ABA Law Student Division March 28, 2022

Information and disinformation campaigns are centuries old, but our social media era has given new and rapid thrust to the sharing of ideas,