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    • Four Tips for Studying for Closed-Book Law School Exams Created: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      Here are some tips for studying for your closed-book law school exams. Most law students will have a closed book exam at some point in their career.
    • Four Tips for Studying for Open-Book Law School Exams Created: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      Open-book exams seem to be more and more popular in law schools these days. These exams typically allow you to bring in your outline or other materials into the exam.
    • Five Tips for Acing Law School Multiple-Choice Exams Created: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      Law school multiple-choice questions will be different from multiple-choice questions on exams you have taken in the past.
    • What Are the Different Types of Law School Exams? Created: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      While getting ready for law school exams, it is important that you take stock of what kind of exams you are likely to encounter from your professor.
    • How to Outline for Different Types of Law School Exams Created: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      Law students often wonder if they need different outlines for different types of law school exams. The answer is—in true law school fashion—it depends. Let’s take each type of exam one by one.
    • What are Law School Attack Plans? Created: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Many law students don't understand what an attack plan actually is or how it can help them outline and study for exams.
    • Six Tips for Acing Law School Take-Home Exams Created: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Take-home exams can differ in length from a few hours (4 to 8) to a day (24 hours) or longer (48 hours). Here are some tips for taking a take-home exam.
    • What is the Point of Law School Outlines Created: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Once law students understand the purpose of law school outlines, it is easier to allocate time to work on them as well as make useful outlines that actually help in the study process.
    • 20 Common OCI Interview Questions Created: Wednesday, July 07, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Are you ready for your OCI appointments? Check out these 20 common OCI interview questions first." itemprop="description"> Friday, January 09, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      In most instances, your grade in a course will depend entirely on one exam, but these following five steps will help you ace any law school test.
    • Temple Law School Created: Wednesday, July 15, 2009 Updated: Friday, October 11, 2013
      Learn more about Temple University Beasley School of Law in Philadelphia, PA from an alumni and law school expert.
    • 6 Tips For Writing Your Law School Personal Statement Created: Friday, August 22, 2008 Updated: Friday, October 11, 2013
      These six important tips will help you craft a great law school personal statement for your application and get you noticed by your top choices.
    • LSAT Prep Tips From Kaplan Created: Wednesday, May 18, 2011 Updated: Friday, October 11, 2013
      Kaplan Test Prep's Pre-law Programs Director, Jeff Thomas, shares his best advice on LSAT prep for potential law students.
    • BYU Law School Created: Thursday, August 21, 2008 Updated: Friday, October 11, 2013
      Learn more about BYU Law, a school owned by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and generally listed among the top 50 list of law schools
    • Pace Law School Created: Thursday, August 05, 2010 Updated: Monday, October 07, 2013
      Located 10 miles north of New York City, Pace University Law School is noted for its environmental law program and clinical offerings.
    • 10 Dos and Don'ts for Note Taking in Law School Created: Thursday, August 27, 2009 Updated: Sunday, September 30, 2012
      Yes, note taking in law school is an art. Learn the dos and don'ts here." itemprop="description"> Tuesday, February 17, 2009 Updated: Thursday, September 15, 2011
      Profile of the University of Georgia Law School in Athens, Georgia.
    • Profile of University of San Diego Law School Created: Tuesday, June 28, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, August 31, 2011
      The University of San Diego Law School is affiliated with the Catholic Church and is well-known for its tax and public interest programs.
    • Profile of Pepperdine Law School Created: Thursday, June 16, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, August 31, 2011
      Pepperdine Law School in Malibu, California is well-known for its outstanding dispute resolution program and beautiful campus and location.
    • Law Movies - 10 Best Law Movies of the 1990s Created: Friday, June 18, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, August 31, 2011
      The 1990s were a big decade for the law movies in Hollywood. Here are 10 of the best.
    • Law Books - Save Money on Law Books Created: Monday, July 20, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, August 31, 2011
      Here are seven ways you can save money on law books, which will be one of your biggest law school expenses.
    • Profile of Chapman University Law School Created: Friday, June 10, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, August 31, 2011
      Chapman University Law School in Orange, California is well-known for its tax program.
    • California Western - Profile of California Western Law School Created: Monday, May 16, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, August 31, 2011
      California Western Law School is the oldest law school in San Diego.
    • Touro Law - Profile of Touro Law Center Created: Thursday, April 21, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, August 31, 2011
      Touro Law Center has a great location on suburban Long Island, surrounded by several federal and state courthouses.
    • New York Law School - Profile of New York Law School Created: Friday, April 08, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, August 31, 2011
      New York Law School is located in the heart of TriBeCa and is known for it's hands-on, practical training.
    • CUNY Law - Profile of CUNY Law School Created: Sunday, March 27, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, August 31, 2011
      CUNY Law School is known for its strong commitment to public service.
    • Albany Law - Profile of Albany Law School Created: Sunday, March 27, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, August 31, 2011
      Albany Law School is the only law school located in New York's capital city.
    • Houston Law - Profile of University of Houston Law School Created: Saturday, February 26, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, August 31, 2011
      The University of Houston Law School offers a great legal education at a reasonable price, especially for in-state Texas residents.
    • Texas Law - Profile of Texas Wesleyan Law School Created: Thursday, February 24, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, August 31, 2011
      Texas Wesleyan Law School in Forth Worth is relatively new but its local reputation is growing quickly.
    • Suffolk Law - Profile of Suffolk Law School Created: Wednesday, February 09, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, August 31, 2011
      Suffolk Law is one of the oldest law schools in New England.
    • Northeastern Law - Profile of Northeastern Law School Created: Thursday, January 13, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, August 31, 2011
      Northeastern Law School in Boston is known for having a strong public interest program and for giving written evaluations instead of grades.
    • New England Law - Profile of New England Law School Created: Thursday, December 16, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, August 31, 2011
      New England Law School is located in the theater district of Boston.

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