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Top 5 Law Schools in California

Who doesn’t dream of spending time on a beach in California? While you’ll spend a lot of time in the library as a law student, preparing for classes and exams, you’ll still have time to explore and have fun. So, why not study somewhere beautiful—at one of the top law schools in California! Check out […]

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Law School Admissions “Soft Factors”

In law school admissions, your LSAT score and GPA are viewed as “hard factors” because of how important these numbers are in the admissions process and how objectively quantifiable they are. However, that’s not to say that admissions officers don’t consider anything else when deciding whose application file to move to the “yes” pile. To […]

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How Many Law Schools Should You Apply to?

Applying to law school can be both an expensive and time-consuming process – each application comes with its own fee, and individual schools might have custom requirements (like tailored personal statements or mandatory essay supplements). Putting too many schools down on your list could cause a lot of unnecessary stress. On the other hand, you […]

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LSAT Writing Sample: The Basics

You’ll be allotted 35 minutes to write a response to a prompt on any topic. These topics typically aren’t related to the law, but the prompt will always ask you to assess two side of an issue and defend one. The writing sample is a test of not only your writing ability, but also your […]

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What is a Loan Repayment Assistance Program?

We all know that law school comes with a heavy financial cost – and many law students figure this cost into their career choices after graduating. It can be tough to choose pro bono work (even when that’s where your interest lies) when you’re facing what feels like a staggering amount of student debt. But […]

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Conditional Law School Admission: Right for You?

In a recent post, we discussed conditional law school admission – what it is, and which schools offer it. To recap, some schools offer conditional admission programs to students who demonstrate potential, but whose applications aren’t strong enough to earn full acceptance in the incoming class.   There are some good things about conditional law […]

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