Career Questions tagged Law School

What should I study for LSATs?

My main goal is to get into law school, though I am slightly unaware as to what to study. Does anyone know what I should focus on? #law-school...

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Active Oct 14 at 12:27 AM

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Posted by Paula T.’s Avatar Paula T.
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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Paula,There are various LSAT study programs you can do, all of ...

Am a MBA (HR), worked for 5 years and have career gap of 5 years, am thinking to get into HR immigration to start my career so want to study immigration law , wondering where n how to start

My Bachelor degree and MBA degree is from India... do they accept these degrees Do I need to study law or can I do certification #law #law-school #college #humanresource #immigration...

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Active Oct 04 at 01:08 PM

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Posted by Navyashree Y.’s Avatar Navyashree Y.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential Congratulations on being interested in finding the right career to follow.. ...

Is studing law boring?

I figure that it will be very hard, but will it be extremely boring and, therefore, hard to complete? #law #lawyer #college...

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Active Sep 05 at 05:28 PM

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Posted by Faith M.’s Avatar Faith M.
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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Faith, Are you interested in law? If so, it won't be ...

What is the law program like at the University of Chicago?

I think I might want to go to the University of Chicago, but I don't know how good their program is for law. #lawyer #college #law-school...

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Bill Billson’s Avatar Jeanette Roch’s Avatar Ken Simmons’s Avatar
Active Sep 05 at 05:46 PM

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Bill Billson The University of Chicago is one of the best universities for ...

How much time and effort does it take to become a lawyer?

I am willing to do whatever it takes to get a degree in the law field, as a lawyer. However, I know there isn’t lots of things I must do to achieve this goal. What types of programs and classes should I take to become a lawyer. #lawyer #law #lawyers #attorney...

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Active Oct 06 at 03:52 AM

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Scott Craft | Library Science | Knowledge Management | Content Management ... Hi Jasmine!Great question. Becoming a lawyer takes a good bit of ...
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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Yukina,As a criminal defense attorney, your duty is to get the ...

How long will I be paying off my college debt if I go for an undergrad and law school?

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Active Sep 04 at 10:28 PM

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Jeanette Roch | Associate General Counsel at American General Life Insurance ... You will first need to get at least a ball park ...
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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Criminal Justice encompasses all types of law enforcement - park police, ...

What types of classes should I be taking to prepare for law school?

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Active Sep 05 at 06:15 PM

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Posted by Sonnet B.’s Avatar Sonnet B.
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Jeanette Roch | Associate General Counsel at American General Life Insurance ... The best courses that you can take are those that give ...

Graduate School

Will graduate school be like undergrad where I'm going to school and working on the side, or will it be more like I'm starting my career and finishing school to become a lawyer? #prelaw...

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Active Aug 21 at 08:42 PM

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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Samantha,I'm confused! Are you going to go to grad school before ...

What’s the best major to get a bachelors degree in if you want to major in law ?

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Active Aug 17 at 11:01 PM

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N Rutledge | Law Professor/Judge The great thing about law school is that there is no ...

What’s the best major to get a bachelors degree in if you want to major in law ?

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Active Sep 02 at 01:17 AM

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Posted by Christian H.’s Avatar Christian H.
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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist There really isn't a best one. Think about what kind of ...
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N Rutledge | Law Professor/Judge I have had the privilege of serving on admissions committees in ...

What extracurriculars impress top tier law schools?

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Active Aug 17 at 03:24 AM

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Posted by Rachel D.’s Avatar Rachel D.
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Tasha Butler | Training and Development Hey Rachel! Love that you are interested in law school. In ...

What is the best major to pursue if you want to go to law school?

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Active Sep 07 at 11:24 AM

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Krisztina Comeau | Legal Counsel, Cross Lab Group, Agilent Technologies, Inc. Law school requires a lot of reading, writing, and analysis. Any ...

How hard is law school?

I want to be an anti-discrimination attorney #law #attorney #law-school...

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Active Aug 17 at 01:39 PM

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Elizabeth Troxell | Employee Relations Manager Hi, Serena, law school is challenging and involves a lot of ...

What are good majors for undergrad to have going into law school?

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Active Aug 16 at 11:27 PM

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Tara von Herrmann | Recruiter at Opya | Talent Acquisition Enthusiast First of all, that is great that you have a solid ...

how long is the process to become a lawyer

I'm 13 entering the 8th grade and i'm really interested and curious about our law system an how it works #law-school...

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Active Jul 16 at 05:51 PM

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Charlene Preszler Bartolo | Telecommute Contract Attorney & Pro Bono Attorney Hi-- In the USA, you will need to complete a four ...

what type of colleges are good and have a good law program

i am in 8th grade and i love the law # law #law-school #lawyers...

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Active Aug 30 at 09:05 PM

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Scott Craft | Library Science | Knowledge Management | Content Management ... Hi Eriqua, Great question! I would say to steer clear of ...

Should I go to law school?

I am interested in pursuing a career in public policy. A lot of people are telling me I should go to law school, but I don't really have that much interest in actually practicing law; rather, a lot of jobs I am interested in are dominated by former/current lawyers (ex: state legislator). Would...

#attorney #law-school #degree #lawyer #policy #law #law-practice

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Active Dec 05 at 08:55 PM

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Posted by Rebecca A.’s Avatar Rebecca A.
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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist My answer is questions. I'm sure as an economics major you ...
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Austin L. | PwC Experienced Associate, Advisory Hi Sam, Good question. When you apply to law school, each ...
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JENNA ZEBROWSKI | Bilingual JD/MBA with compliance and regulatory experience and ... You will want someone you know and who can write an ...
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What internships should I be looking for to build an intriguing law school application?

I just graduated high school, and will be attending Johns Hopkins in the fall hoping to major in International studies. I’ve already had an internship at a law office, where I’m now employed. What type of internships should I be on the look out for in the Baltimore area? I only know of law...

#law-school #government #international-studies #pre-law #political-science #law

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Active May 25 at 04:34 PM

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Posted by Manuel H.’s Avatar Manuel H.
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Austin L. | PwC Experienced Associate, Advisory Hi Manuel, Great question and great major! I also majored in ...

What would the ideal professor-student relationship look like for recommendation letter status for graduate school?

What is the ideal dynamic between student and professor to ensure a positive recommendation letter in the future? Aside from visiting during office hours, what should I, as an incoming college freshman, do to build that relationship? #professional #professor #student #college-student...

#rec-letter #law-school #prelaw #law #graduate-school

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Active Jun 18 at 01:46 PM

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Ashley Vaughan | Candidate for Doctor of Jurisprudence 2019 Hi Carson! First of all, I know you asked for things outside ...

How can I determine whether or not I should (or even want to) go to Law School?

I've been considering an education in law for years. Ever since I was little, my family would jokingly tell me that I would be a great lawyer because of my confidence in my public speaking and my love of healthy debate. As I grow older, I still receive the same feedback but with the addition of...

#lawyers #law-school #law #college

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Active May 26 at 03:09 AM

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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist Sara,Your question mentions your love of healthy debate, along with skills ...

What should a pre-law student pursue in his/her undergraduate to bolster law school prospects?

Ex's: studying for LSAT continuously, joining any pre-law organizations, meeting with law professors, meeting with lawyers, building a network, interning at appropriate organizations, etc. I am not sure which of these activities is worth while whereas others might just be a waste of time or a...

#law-school #government #study #graduate-school #pre-law #politics #law

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Active May 24 at 10:52 PM

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Posted by Carson M.’s Avatar Carson M.
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Austin L. | PwC Experienced Associate, Advisory Hi Carson, Congrats on getting accepted to Yale, that is quite ...

What is some advice for a person planning to attend Law School?

Is Law School really as hard as people say it is? I’ve read that Law School is extremely high-pressure and stressful, and that the LSAT and bar exams are very difficult to pass. What would be some advice for an aspiring law student? #law-school #lsat #college...

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Active May 22 at 07:56 PM

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Michael Dansey | Graduate Student at Loyola Law School, Los Angeles Hi Grace! It is great to see that you are thinking ...
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Michael Green | Multidimensional Attorney, Educator & Motivator Hi Damian,Great question since there is really no secret formula. However, ...

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