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Five Obscure Law Fields
July 6, 2016

Law students know that the legal profession isn't only tort law and criminal cases. But did you know that there are many different areas of the law in which to specialize? Here are just a few of the numerous dynamic and relevant legal fields – pick your favorite and custom-make your career!


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Five Things to Remember After Law School
June 22, 2016
Congratulations! You've just graduated Juris Doctor from a reputable law school and are looking ahead to an exciting career practicing law. But while you may be finished with your course work, the hard work of being a law professional has just begun. Don't worry. You have a solid foundation from you...

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Are STEM and Law Studies the Perfect Fit?
May 25, 2016
Political science. History. English. Psychology. Criminal justice. What do these five courses of study have in common with each other? They claim perennial spots on the list of most common majors among law school applicants. However, what many people fail to realize is that focusing on these areas d...

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5 Tips For Choosing Your Law School Courses
May 11, 2016
Getting accepted into law school and selecting the right program is just the start of the journey toward a law degree. An essential early step along the way? Choosing the right law school classes. Because perusing the course catalog can leave your head spinning, we’ve rounded up five steps aim...

Five Reasons Lawyers Should Answer the Call to Code
April 27, 2016
Patents. Mergers and acquisitions. Legal history. Copyright. Income tax. Securities regulation. Coding. Insert record-scratching sound here. Coding? While understanding the ins and outs of building computer software might not make the list of things you expect to learn in law school, the fact is tha...

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Top Five Outside-the-Box Law Degree Jobs
April 6, 2016
When most people think of life after a law degree, they envision the stereotypical courtroom scene straight out of a Law and Order episode. However, the truth is that law degrees offer a variety of career prospects. Let’s take a closer look at five unexpected jobs for which law degrees are a t...

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Top Four Tips for Studying Law in the United States
March 9, 2016
So you’re thinking of studying law in the United States, but you’re not sure what to expect. The truth is that while it’s wise to anticipate a learning curve anytime you begin a new experience,  the right planning is essential to a positive experience.  These four tips ar...

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Five Things to Know About Law School Waiting Lists
February 24, 2016
In recent years, American law schools saw a decline in enrollment, but that’s changing, and admission to law school is increasingly competitive. If you’ve applied to law school this year, there’s a chance you’ll end up on one or more waiting lists. What does it mean if your a...

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Five Reasons Law Students Should Watch TV Series
February 10, 2016
Admit it - most of us grew up learning quite a bit from various television programs. We learned our ABCs, how to count in Spanish, countless scientific facts, and that Lake Titicaca lies between Bolivia and Peru. But now that you're a serious grown-up studying law you may think that television progr...

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Five Reasons to Get a Mentor in Law School
January 28, 2016
Here's a piece of advice for potential and current law students – get a mentor! Many law schools recommend that that applicants and students work with a mentor, but why? And how can you find a good mentor? Read on to find out how a mentor could help you succeed in law school and beyond.

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January 10, 2019

Ashton Kutcher and Demi Moore may no longer be married, but their partnership left behind a powerful legacy thanks to the non-profit organization they...


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January 4, 2019

A growing body of evidence points to “pervasive mental health issues” within the legal profession, including on campus. Enter wellness rooms, area...