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How To Get Top Marks For Your Law School Personal Statement – And THIS Is How Long It Needs To Be

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How to make your best case in your law school statement It can be daunting writing a law school application and preparing your personal statement, but there are some key points you need to include and the length of your statement is also important. We look at how you can write the right statement at …

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Law Career News – ABA Report Shows Persistent Disparities in Bar Pass Race Based on Race, Gender

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     CHICAGO, May 2, 2022 – Powered by LawFuel —The Managing Director’s Office of the ABA Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar released today a new set of bar pass data for American Bar Association-approved law schools that provides national “ultimate” and first-time percentage pass rates based on race, ethnicity and gender.The charts, which …

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Law Job Site Reports on Shake Up in US Law School Rankings

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New law job website LawJob1 has reported on the major shakeup in the rankings of US law schools following a reassessment of the way the well known US News & World Report law school rankings are reported. The USN&WR rankings have long been a staple for law school rankings, however their reworking of the methodology …

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Could the Law School Admission Test – the LSAT – Become a Thing of the Past?

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Law School admission in the US has long involved the LSAT, but it could become a thing of the past following announced plans made by the US Law School Admission Council this week? The answer is ‘No’, but there are certainly major changes afoot. >> Your law job here The legal education program due to …

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Is The GRE About To Replace The Dominance of the LSAT? Maybe.

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The ABA has voted in favor of letting law schools accept Graduate Record Examination scores from applicants in place of Law School Admission Test LSAT) scores.   The Council of the ABA Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar made the decision, without requiring approval from anone one else according to Bill Adams, …

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What Are The 5 Indicators Telling You NOT To Attend Law School

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Attending law school can be a challenging environment for anyone, but are there key indicators for those who have their doubts about attending law school? A recent commentary on Quora from former law school professor Alice Baker provided some useful answers for those who face the law school condundrum. There are some factors that should …

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Your Guide to Refinancing Your Law School Loans

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What are the best ways to repay law school loans as painlessly as possible? _____________________________________________________________________ Paul Watson* – Paying off the debt you’ve amassed in undergraduate and law school can take decades, and the cost of a law degree is only creeping higher each year. For example, U.S. Department of Education data showed law school …

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Monash Law Students Slam University Over ‘Elitist’ Exam Attitude

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Monash University law school students are protesting the university’s procedures regarding their exam procedures in the COVID era, labelling them “classist, ableist and elitist” in a letter written by Monash students. Nearly 1000 students protested the strict measures taken by the school so far as exams are concerned, registering their frustration and anger at the …

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How COVID-19 Will Create Law Job Winners and Losers – The Places to Be (And The Places to Leave)

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The COVID-19 virus has shaken the world economy like a war – and indeed it is a war – and the law profession and law job searching will be equally changed by these events. So far as legal recruitment and law careers are concerned, the full effects of the COVID-19 virus are still far off. …

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