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No October LSAT Scores? Badly Done, LSAC!

I’m upset that LSAT scores haven’t been released, and not just because I predicted they would be out by now and I hate to be wrong. I’m upset because law school applicants are at a disadvantage in two concrete ways by not having their October 2012 LSAT scores yet: First, many schools have Early Action and Early Decision Deadlines on

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Top 3 Tips for Negotiating a Law School Scholarship

(This post was originally from 2012. I’m updating it on June 18, 2019 with changes marked in bold because times have changed yet again). When I was a Director of Admissions at a law school in California twelve (19) years ago, one of my peers from another school told me he hated when students tried to negotiate scholarships. Let me tell

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Got 60 Seconds? Get the facts fast from the Law School Expert!

If you haven’t checked out the Law School Expert Channel on YouTube, now is the perfect time.  Ann Levine has launched a special video series of 60 second and two-minute tips to answer your questions about the law school admission process.  Hear her Expert answers to questions about your resume, self study LSAT programs, application strategy, and more.  Don’t see

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Q&A with Law School Expert Ann Levine

I hope you June LSAT takers survived yesterday’s ordeal and that you’re coming up for air. In the next couple of weeks, I’m going to be doing something new and different – Q&A with Ann Levine. Post a question here and I will answer it in a 60-second YouTube video almost immediately! Anything is fair game – anything from my

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Law School Expert News!

We have some exciting things going on at Law School Expert and we don’t want you to miss them! 1. FOR FEBRUARY ONLY: Sign up for Option A, The Works, Law School Admission Consulting package working directly with Ann Levine and save $500! Fill out this form for a free initial consultation to get started and take advantage of this very rare

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Press Release: Ann’s new book is released Today!!

The Law School Decision Game: A Playbook for Prospective Lawyers includes essential advice from 300+ attorneys for anyone considering law school or beginning a career in law. Ann Levine, the trusted expert in law school admission, is releasing a new book aimed at those trying to make a decision about law school in these uncertain times. With lower numbers of

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Get your creative juices flowing!

Ok, now I need YOUR help. I wrote a new book. I interviewed 300 lawyers (and added my own pithy insights) to share with you everything you should know before deciding to go to law school. The book covers: where to go to law school what to do during law school in order to have a job when you get

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Law School Admission Game now on AudioBook CD

I’m very happy to announce that “The Law School Admission Game: Play Like an Expert” (my bestselling law school guide book) is now available on AudioBook CD and as an MP3 Download. Click here to buy the CD for $9.95 with FREE SHIPPING. Click here to Download the Audiobook on MP3 from CD Baby, or get the spoken word album

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Who Gets To Attend A Top Law School?

How to Get Into a Top Law School? Top law schools require stellar undergraduate grades, an LSAT score that shows you can compete with their student body, and soft factors which demonstrate experiences that will add to the diversity and knowledge of the law school class. For Top 10 law schools, a ballpark combination would be scoring 170+ on the...

Can I Get Into Law School with a Low LSAT and Low GPA?

Tips for Law School Applicants with low LSAT scores and low GPAs: Call attention to excellent performance during a portion of your time in college, or in a certain area of study in college. Obtain excellent academic letters of recommendation. Demonstrate that more recent academic accomplishments (in graduate school, or during your later years of college) are a better indication...

Thinking About Going to Law School

If you’ve been considering whether law school is right for you, check out this 15-minute LSAT/Law School podcast interview about what’s important to consider and how to prepare yourself for deciding on a career in law. In the podcast, we discuss: How to explore whether law is the right direction for you; How to choose courses in college to prepare for law...

The Law School Admission Game, 4th Edition: Now Available!

I am so excited to announce the release today of the 4th edition of my bestselling law school admission guidebook, The Law School Admission Game: Play Like an Expert. This is fully up to date with information on recent changes to the LSAT, LSATFlex, and use of the GRE in law school admissions. It includes even more examples of case studies...

LSAT Flex Trends and Tips

This week, I had the pleasure of being a guest on everyone’s favorite LSAT podcast, ThinkingLSAT with Nathan Fox and Ben Olson of LSATDemon. Both Ben and Nathan lend their expertise to the 4th Edition of The Law School Admission Game, which released last week, and we spent the podcast talking about the book, trends in law school admission given the circumstances surrounding COVID-19....