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The Best LSAT Prep Options

Self Study: (Watch this video to make sure this is really the option for you.) WHO: The naturally brilliant standardized test taker and the self-disciplined student. WHAT: Being responsible for choosing your own study materials, setting your own study schedule, and evaluating your own performance. WHEN: Start at least 3-4 months ahead of the LSAT. HOW: A schedule available from

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A New Study Strategy for the October 2013 LSAT

Hi! I’m Nathan Fox, sole proprietor of Fox Test Prep and author of five LSAT books, including Cheating the LSAT. Ann kindly invited me to respond to the following question from one of her readers: “I started studying mid march and took a 6 week course at my university. I did around 15 practice test and studied al least 4 hours every day of

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An Interview with LSAT Freedom

LSAT Freedom was founded by Congressman Ron DeSantis, Robert Fojo, and Rob Tauler.  The three were roommates at the Harvard Law School and formed LSAT Freedom in 2010 when they saw the need for a new type of LSAT prep course to be available. What would you say is the most fundamental LSAT advice you could give to someone thinking about

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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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K-JD or Take Time Off Before Law School?

Should I take time off before law school? When people first ask me this question, I think they usually mean, “Will law schools like me better if I take a year or two off before applying?” If your grades need to show another year of improvement and/or you need more time to prepare for the LSAT, waiting a year can...

Tips for College Students Considering Law School

If you are more than 18 months away from college graduation, here are some suggestions that will help provide a strong foundation for a possible application to law school in the future. Since your GPA is still within your control, work hard. Pick classes that interest and excite you and do well in the most challenging classes you can take....

The Best Time to Visit Law Schools

The best times to visit law schools are when you've been waitlisted, and when you're deciding where to attend. Visiting a Law School Where You've Been Waitlisted Today, a client asked me for help writing letters of continuing interest to three schools - all three schools were located in the city where she lived. So my first question to her...

Thinking about Becoming a Lawyer?

Do you want to be a lawyer? If you’re considering law school because others have suggested it to you, or because you feel compelled as your peers move on to seemingly prestigious employment options, take some time and delve into the lives of actual attorneys. If you have not yet done any serious research about the legal profession, what lawyers...