Law School Discussion

Show Posts

This section allows you to view all posts made by this member. Note that you can only see posts made in areas you currently have access to.


Messages - snarkygirl

Pages: 1 2 3 4 [5]
41
Personal Statements, Resumes, and Letters of Recommendation / why?
« on: July 15, 2008, 02:46:18 PM »
why would you let a bunch of strangers on the internet read and critique your personal statement?  a). for all you know these people are a bunch of idiots who are going to give very poor advice b). for all you know these people are just reading a bunch of statements in order to assess the "competition" and write theirs accordingly.

just sayin.

42
if you can get a 3.87 at a decent school, you can do better than 153 on the lsat.  sorry.  a decent lsat score = intelligence + study skills, the same things contribute to a good gpa.




43
if any of these attorneys have first-hand experience working with you and can speak to your personal qualities in a valuable way, ask one of them.  just one.  and find a prof.  since you have only been out of school one year, that is very important.

44
graduate, get a job, and figure out what you really want to do before you spend a bunch of time and money trying to get into a graduate program you aren't sure about.  hth.

45
ditto PP.

take a prep course or buy a prep book.  unless you went to a really sh!tty undergrad school, with a GPA like that you should be able to score better on the LSAT.

46
i would include it if you think it will help to strengthen your application.

contrary to what a lot of college juniors think, many law schools do value real life experience.

Pages: 1 2 3 4 [5]