Law School posts

Aug. 26, 2014, 9 a.m.

Law School


1 Week Down: Thoughts on law school so far

I know more about personal jurisdiction than I did a week ago.

I know more about negligence than I did a week ago.

I know more about due process than I did a week ago.

And I know I have a lot of work ahead of me.

This past week was the first of my law school career. Already, I've briefed more than a dozen cases and my bookmarks have made a noticeable leap towards the center of my textbooks. Here are the highlights from two of my favorite classes so far:


My torts professor was at one ...

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July 29, 2014, 10 a.m.

Law School


Welcome to Law School

Sturm College of Law

Civil Procedure. Torts. Criminal Law. Lawyering Process I.

That will be my life for the next several months as I begin the journey through law school.

From what I've been told, this first year of law school will be challenging and stressful. I read Scott Turow's One L and watched The Paper Chase at the suggestion of my father to get a sense of the work I'll have to put in over the next 10 months to survive my first year at the Sturm College of Law. I'm not convinced, however, that I'll have any ...

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