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Warning Signs You May Need Extra Help as a First-Time Bar Exam Taker

Many 3Ls who are about to graduate from law school don’t actually put much time into researching their options when it comes to preparing for the bar …

Education

How to Promote Yourself Without Looking Like a Jerk

Self-promotion can be uncomfortable for many people. That’s certainly true for foreign professionals in America, who have to navigate different cultural mores in the most bullish nation on earth when it comes to personal branding. But even for many Americans, it’s a tricky prospect: how can you …

Legal Career Resources and Advice

5 Ways to Make an Amazing First Impression With Potential Clients

Use these research-backed tips to make the best first impression in a new business relationship.<p>The first impression someone has of you can make or break the rest of the relationship.<p>In fact, studies have shown that people begin to judge others 1/10 of a second after meeting them. This reaction is …

The Top 5 Time Management Mistakes You’re Making

From the amount of paper on your desk to the amount of time you check your email, this is what’s standing in the way of getting things done.<p>We keep to-do lists and try to stay on top of our schedules, yet no matter how hard we try, tasks continue to evade us. The to-do list gets longer and it feels …

New York Law Journal

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Common Florida Family Law and Child Custody Questions

Divorce is always complicated and it becomes more so when there are children involved. Invariably, when a couple decides to divorce, there are many …

Law Students: How To Make The Most Of Your Law Degree If You’re Not Going To Practice

In law school, some people you meet were born lawyers — their first words were “summary judgment,” their family tree is all lawyers for like five …

Ask The Professor: The 10 Most Important Last Minute Tips For Passing The Bar Exam

The July bar exam is two weeks away! This is your two-minute warning. Now is not the time to fumble the ball. You have spent all summer building your …

Is the LSAT overrated by law school officials? Study shows need for holistic assessment, profs say

• Home<br>• Daily News<br>• Is the LSAT overrated by law school officials?…<p>Law Students<p>Image from Shutterstock.<p>Law schools give more weight to scores on the Law …

Autobiography of a Lawyer: The Most Important Part of a Firm's Site

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