Category Archives: 0L

For those things after the LSAT when you’re getting ready for law school.

Staying Awake & Alert

So for the past two semesters I’ve been using neither coffee nor soda to stay awake during some of the more boring law school classes (I’m looking at you Constitutional Law). No, it’s not cocaine, although 1/3 attorneys does have … Continue reading

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A New Leap

So there are some things I’ve posted here on Wanna Be Lawyer that I’ve really felt could and have helped people. Things like my post on ranking law schools your own way. Well I’ve spent the past few weeks working on … Continue reading

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Purge Everything

I used to be a hugely sentimental person. It creates problems, because you start attaching meaning to all kinds of things you own. In this move I’ve either sold, given away, or thrown away about 80% of everything I own. I even … Continue reading

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Summary Recap

So I’ve spent the past week packing up the apartment in Raleigh. After living there for nearly a year and a half it’s amazing the things that pile up. I’ve lucked out and I won’t be needing the UHaul I … Continue reading

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Writing a Personal Statement

So for all of you looking at applying for law school your personal statement is probably the single biggest “soft” factor you can have. It shows you have a command of English and you can form coherent thoughts, all things … Continue reading

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Law School Prep Courses

I know it’s been awhile since my last post. I promise it hasn’t been intentional neglect (read this as college senior with 4 papers and a test in the next week). Something I’ve been seeing a lot of in my … Continue reading

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Fewer LSATS, Fewer Lawyers?

Yet again, more data showing there are fewer LSATS being taken then in the past ten years. It’s a drop of about 40,000 exams; previously 170,000, to this year’s 129,000 For those of us who still choose law school, it … Continue reading

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