Law School Discussion

Poll

After all is said and done, are you happy with where you chose to go to law school?

Yes, I am happy.
18 (51.4%)
No, I went to the top school I got into and wish I'd taken the scholarhip at the smaller school.
1 (2.9%)
No, I took the scholarship and wish I'd gone to the higher ranked school.
2 (5.7%)
No, I really hate law school.
1 (2.9%)
I am rather indifferent.
3 (8.6%)
I haven't chosen yet, I just want to see the results because I'm a neurotic 0L.
10 (28.6%)

Total Members Voted: 35

Are you happy with your choice?

Are you happy with your choice?
« on: April 23, 2009, 05:54:46 PM »
I'm curious about how people feel about their choices?  I know I was very nervous about "making the right choice".  Two years into it I feel like I chose right.  But I also kinda think that if I'd chosen the other school, I'd feel the same way.

How about you guys?

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Re: Are you happy with your choice?
« Reply #1 on: April 23, 2009, 05:55:44 PM »
Shouldn't there be an option for people who haven't made a choice yet but want to see the poll results?

Re: Are you happy with your choice?
« Reply #2 on: April 23, 2009, 06:03:11 PM »
Hmm, it's supposed to show up to everyone.  I'll think of something.

Re: Are you happy with your choice?
« Reply #3 on: April 23, 2009, 06:06:11 PM »
Hmm, it's supposed to show up to everyone.  I'll think of something.

Alright, I think that shoulda fixed it.

Re: Are you happy with your choice?
« Reply #4 on: April 23, 2009, 06:28:57 PM »
Yes, I'm happy with my choice.  This might change though when I'm looking for my first "real" job after law school!  :D

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Re: Are you happy with your choice?
« Reply #5 on: April 23, 2009, 06:52:41 PM »
Sometimes I wonder what things would have been like if I had gone to CU, but in the end I'm really glad I went to GULC. The education is amazing, and I'm very happy with the opportunities it has brought.

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Re: Are you happy with your choice?
« Reply #6 on: April 23, 2009, 08:15:55 PM »
Well as I said on another thread I have taken at least three credits in law school every semester including summers since 2004. Tonight I walked out of my last ever law school class. I have no regrets at all, I love my school, my city, my classmates and my friends I have made in that time. If I could do it all again, and this may sound crazy to you all, even if I had a chance in hell at Yale, knowing what I know now I would do it all over again right here. I made the right choice for me. I’m just having trouble comprehending that its all over as of tonight. That part I guess I was not ready to think about until the last time I walked out those doors and drove home.   Fells kind of …empty.

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Re: Are you happy with your choice?
« Reply #7 on: April 23, 2009, 08:24:04 PM »
Well as I said on another thread I have taken at least three credits in law school every semester including summers since 2004. Tonight I walked out of my last ever law school class. I have no regrets at all, I love my school, my city, my classmates and my friends I have made in that time. If I could do it all again, and this may sound crazy to you all, even if I had a chance in hell at Yale, knowing what I know now I would do it all over again right here. I made the right choice for me. I’m just having trouble comprehending that its all over as of tonight. That part I guess I was not ready to think about until the last time I walked out those doors and drove home.   Fells kind of …empty.

Congrats!

Hopefully you'll be one of the bar passers that keeps posting!

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Re: Are you happy with your choice?
« Reply #8 on: April 23, 2009, 08:41:48 PM »
Well as I said on another thread I have taken at least three credits in law school every semester including summers since 2004. Tonight I walked out of my last ever law school class. I have no regrets at all, I love my school, my city, my classmates and my friends I have made in that time. If I could do it all again, and this may sound crazy to you all, even if I had a chance in hell at Yale, knowing what I know now I would do it all over again right here. I made the right choice for me. I’m just having trouble comprehending that its all over as of tonight. That part I guess I was not ready to think about until the last time I walked out those doors and drove home.   Fells kind of …empty.

I'm sure its not the same, but I had that feeling as I left my last ugrad class today. It's strange to think that its all over.

Re: Are you happy with your choice?
« Reply #9 on: April 23, 2009, 09:08:17 PM »
Matthies is clearly drunk.  I love my school.  But Yale?  C'mon, J. Press n' Bulldogs.  Harvard, no thanks, but Yale?