Scoring 175 Doesn’t Mean You Have to Be a Lawyer

LSAT Demon student Peter just scored 175 on a practice test, but he still has doubts about attending law school. Nathan and Ben insist that aptitude for the LSAT isn’t necessarily a sign that you should become a lawyer. On Being a Happy, Healthy, and Ethical Member of an…

How to Get a Law Job You Love

Listener J requests an update on the previously mentioned free class with Rachel Gezerseh, author of The Law Career Playbook. The class will be held on May 21st at 10 am PT / 1 pm ET. Join us on Zoom to ask Rachel questions and learn how to find a law…

Should I Apply Where I Want to Practice Law?

Ben and Nathan dig into a common question: Should students only apply where I want to practice law? The answer is, it depends. Some schools have a stronger national reputation than others. Some states have better law schools than others. However, if you know where you want to practice, it…

Working in Law Before Law School

Ben and Nathan respond to an email from listener B. B wonders whether they can work in a law firm without getting certified as a paralegal or a legal secretary. The guys speculate that the answer is yes, but point out that B should probably ask law firms this question…