LSAT vѕ GRE: Which Exam Should You Take?

Plаnnіng tо apply to law ѕсhооl? Trаdіtіоnаllу, thе fіrѕt unavoidable reality оf thе law school application process was рrераrіng fоr аnd tаkіng thе LSAT. But change ѕееmѕ tо bе afoot. A grоwіng number оf law ѕсhооlѕ аrе nоw ассерtіng thе GRE, аn еxаm most commonly associated wіth аррlуіng fоr MBA рrоgrаmѕ. From ultrа еxсluѕіvе law ѕсhооlѕ lіkе Hаrvаrd Lаw to lеѕѕ еѕtаblіѕhеd schools lіkе Texas A&M University Sсhооl of Lаw, аdmіѕѕіоnѕ роlісіеѕ аrе beginning to…

Top 9 Best Gifts for Lawyers

Do you have a lawyer in your life that you need to present a gift? Or are you planning to mark a special holiday season for your lawyer or to celebrate your lawyer’s birthday with a special gift? If that is what you are planning to do, we are glad to inform you that there is an array of gifts from which you can you can choose to present to the attorney in your life.…

Lawyer Salary – Top 10 Law Careers

The field of law is as broad as it is diverse – as are the related earnings. As one might expect, lawyers working in state government earn significantly less than their counterparts in the private sector. According to PayScale.com’s data for 2014, the median annual salary of lawyers in the United States is $75,803. This article breaks down the numbers by specialty to give you a general idea of what lawyers who practice in a…

LSAT Information

Preparing to take the LSAT is a complex process. It requires a lot of planning, work, and endurance. You will need to study hard and find ways to deal with the pressure while you keep an eye on registration deadlines and pay your fees. We’ve compiled some useful information about the process to help you get to the test center so you can CRUSH the LSAT. LSAT Dates The LSAT is held 4 times a year…

LSAT Sections

The Law School Admission Test (LSAT) is a standardized test that is designed to measure abilities and skills that are considered key for success in law school. So what exactly is on the LSAT? Test Format The LSAT consists of multiple-choice questions divided into five 35 minute sections (only four sections count towards your final score because one section is experimental) in addition to an unscored 35 minute writing sample. The LSAT is scored on…

LSAT Tips

The LSAT is not designed to measure academic knowledge, but a college background remains useful because certain skills and academic majors hone reading and reasoning skills, both of which are absolutely crucial for success on the LSAT. Students taking the LSAT should take their time preparing for the test. Law schools weight the LSAT very heavily in their admissions process and it takes time to learn the format of the test and to excel on…

LSAT Scoring

The LSAT consists of five 35-minute multiple-choice sections, and a writing sample. One of the multiple-choice sections is an ungraded experimental section (this section looks so similar to the other multiple-choice sections that you will probably not be able to tell which one it is). The 4 LSAT sections that contribute to your score include: Logical Reasoning I, Logical Reasoning II, Analytical Reasoning, and Reading Comprehension. How is the LSAT Scored? There are approximately 100 scored…

Top Law Schools

Choosing a law school is one of the most important decisions of your legal career. The school you attend will determine the kind of education you get, but more importantly, it will affect your job opportunities and career options after you pass the Bar exam. Although there are many excellent law schools in the United States, firms and companies love to hire graduates of from these top universities: 1. Yale Law School Consistently ranked the…