When I started law school, I heard a lot of talk about outlines from upperclassmen, professors, and lawyers. I wasn't really sure why I was supposed to outline. And I wasn't really sure if I had a choice. I thought it was odd that everyone I talked to about law school said the same thing: "You have to outline." A budding lawyer, I had to ask, "But why?" Well, I finally had my answer. Here it is. Continue reading "The Secrets of Outlining: Why do we do it?"
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I found out a few days ago that I passed the California bar exam. You can imagine my excitement. It really is surreal to close the law-school chapter of my life and move forward as an attorney. I hope my experience will inspire you to soar through law school and the bar. Continue reading "I passed the bar and so can you"
Now that you've filled up on turkey and pumpkin pie, it's time to get down to business. You're in the home stretch. The freedom of winter vacation is so close. Here's how to get through the next few weeks and be ready for Game Day. Continue reading "5 post-Thanksgiving tips to prepare for final exams"