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June LSAT Takers – Practice. Review. Prepare.

(The following is a guest post by M.N. Akbari at LSATMax). I’d like to go over the three main things you should be doing from now till test day: Practice. Review. Prepare. (1) Practice Remember that LSAT prep is subjective—every student is different. Your friends might be advocating taking a practice LSAT each day, and that may work for them,

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Taking Practice LSATs Isn’t Enough – 3 Tips for Studying

With the June LSAT coming up, you may be taking practice test after practice test to prepare for the big day. Our friends at LSATMax shared a few tips on how to get the most out of practice LSATs. – See below: Taking Practice LSATs Isn’t Enough by M.N. Akbari Are you pounding your forehead to your desk after taking

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What is a Diverse Perspective Essay?

Law schools have done away with the traditional “diversity statement” essay prompts due to the US Supreme Court decision abolishing affirmative action practices in higher education. Law schools are now taking a more holistic view of diversity and giving applicants the opportunity to share any aspects of their background that will enable them to bring a diverse perspective to the...

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...