My advice in this case is don't get by USNews rankings, but you should look at employment rates of the schools you are interested in. This site is a pretty good resource for that: http://www.lawschooltransparency.com/
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I really don't have any softs to put on my application. I have some work experience, but only fast food, grocery story and working for my parent's PI office which does work investigation for defense attorneys in my area. Other than that I really don't have anything. I'm never been big on joining clubs simply because I'm not the most social person. The SGA at my school is pretty much a fraternity thing and I have neither the money nor the desire to be part of that. The only club I've really been a part of is a campus activist club. We basically would work with the campus union, go to their meetings and if they were having a rally or demonstration we would support them, but I'm not sure if law schools would look fondly on that or not. So, I'm just kind of worried my lack of decent softs could hurt me
The general rule is that softs will only be used as a tie breaker. What is your LSAT GPA range? If you are trying to get into Harvard or Yale, I have no advice for you, but if you are looking at schools ranked from 15-100, don't worry too much. As Groundhog said, make your resume look professional and get some good letters of recommendation. I've had three admissions officers at law school tell me softs don't make a difference unless they are somewhat unique (i.e., NCAA Athlete, Olympian, Staffer for a Politician or Ambassador, etc)
which Law Schools do I have a chance of getting accepted to.
Do you have an LSAT score yet, or at least a practice score?
Without an LSAT score it's impossible to say where you should apply to, beyond pure speculation. If you don't have a score yet, focus for now on keeping your grades up. Get the highest GPA possible. As soon as you can start practicing for the LSAT. Take a prep course if possible, and devote as much time to it as you can. Your LSAT score, in my opinion, is more important than your GPA. A very high LSAT score can work magic that a high GPA alone can't.One thing I think you might want to consider is do you need that dual degree? A lot of times dual degree programs aren't worth the extra investment for a lot of people. A lot of schools offer JD/MBA programs for instance, but the MBA isn't much help in the actual practice of law.
I agree. An additional graduate degree is almost never worth the added expense if you want to practice law. There might be a few situations in which an M.A. or Ph.D might help, but I think that those benefits accrue to a very small number of people who are seeking very specific types of employment. For example, if you wanted to practice natural resources law I suppose an M.S. in environmental science or geology might help you understand the subject matter better, and therefore make you more marketable. Even then I'm not sure. The vast majority of legal jobs only care about the J.D., and an M.A. in some random unrelated field is unnecessary.