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Bar Exam Resources for Mental Health

Essential Mental Health, Physical Health, and Wellness Resources for Bar Exam Prep

We are here to support you while you study for the bar exam. During this challenging time, we want to encourage you to take care of yourselves and continue to focus on all aspects of your well-being. Your physical and emotional health are critical to your success in life…and on the bar exam.

5 tips to get you started on writing law school outlines

JD Advising September 13, 2021

One of the most important tools for studying for exams in law school is the outline. Join our law school expert, Heather Buck

Learn how to create your law school financial plan with help from an expert

ABA Law Student Division August 20, 2021

Join Derek Brainard, MBA, AFC®, CRPC® from nonprofit AccessLex Institute as he outlines how to create a financial plan that works for you during

Buying or leasing a car? Let AccessLex hand you the keys to making your decision

ABA Law Student Division July 30, 2021

Join Theresa Popp Braun, Ed.D., AFC®, CEPF® from nonprofit AccessLex Institute as she reveals the pros and cons of buying versus leasing a vehicle.

The bar exam: Catching up on the conversation

Jen Randolph Reise August 30, 2021

If you’re considering applying to law school, or in your 1L year, you may have only vague understandings about what the bar exam is.

Your attention, please: 5 bar exam aspects first-time takers shouldn't overlook

Rich Grungo July 14, 2021

Each year, thousands of law students prepare to take the bar exam, including those who haven't passed previously. When approaching the bar exam,

Student Lawyer: The future is what you make of it

Student Lawyer March 30, 2021

Change is always in the air in the legal profession. How do you position your career to be ready next shift? Our writers

Is change on the horizon for student loans?

Nancy Conneely March 01, 2021

Your loan debt probably already feels crushing. Discussions are underway to ease your burden, but their success is uncertain.

Your legal adventure is out there! Considerations for choosing a 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

Still don’t know what you want to be when you grow up, 1Ls? It’s okay!

Emily Hirsekorn August 18, 2020

“The lawyers I’ve talked to said I have to choose a path and stick to it!” “Everyone else seems

Looking back at the career of Jill Wine-Banks with the Law Student Podcast

ABA Law Student Division August 23, 2021

In addition to her impressive legal experience in politics, military, private practice, journalism, and more, Jill Wine-Banks has also been a woman of

Demystifying the hot legal topics of the pandemic with the Law Student Podcast

ABA Law Student Division August 10, 2021

From the FDA’s emergency use authorization of vaccines, to federalism concerns, to employee/employer relationships, to schools, and much more—legal issues related to the