School of Law Admissions Blog

School of Law Blog

All the advice needed to successfully apply and excel in law school and beyond.

Sports and Entertainment Law is a desirable career path for many aspiring lawyers because it incorporates their love for entertainers and athletes with the practice of law. Not to mention, the fact that famous people are confiding and trusting you to advocate on their behalf. The reality is that this career path incorporates many other areas of law that you might not expect.
Law school clinics provide 3 major benefits:
The stress of cramming for the LSAT is behind you, and you survived the intolerably long wait for your score. You‘ve researched schools, requested transcripts, secured recommendations, and updated your resume. Now only the dreadful personal statement is preventing you from hitting the submit button.
You’ve heard it before. Visiting law schools lets you:
Financial Aid in law school can often be a misnomer. Here are the basic things you need to know to make educated decisions when planning how to finance your law school education.
Check out four law-related podcasts that will deepen your knowledge of the law through various perspectives, recommended by our very own Amber Melvin. 
“Should I apply for law school early decision?”
You’re a smart cookie. You’re already thinking about location, programs, field of study, and campus culture. Now you need to consider the long-term value of different law schools.
A lawyer’s work life balance affects three essential functions: health, happiness and productivity. All work and no play will have a severe impact on your career and personal life.


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