A Student's Guide to Law School: What Counts, What Helps, by Andrew B. Ayers

By Andrew B. Ayers

Law university could be a joyous, soul-transforming problem that results in a profitable occupation. it may well even be an arduous, self-limiting capture. all of it depends upon making clever judgements. whilst each virtue counts, A Student’s consultant to legislation School is like having a private mentor to be had at each turn.

As a up to date graduate and an appellate legal professional, Andrew Ayers is familiar with how excessive the stakes are—he’s been there, and never simply did he continue to exist the event, he graduated first in his category. In A Student’s advisor to legislations School he stocks necessary perception on what it takes to make a profitable legislation tuition trip. Originating in notes Ayers jotted down whereas commuting to his first clerkship with then-Judge Sonia Sotomayor, and subtle all through his first years as a legal professional, A Student’s consultant to legislation School offers a distinct stability of insider’s wisdom advice.

Organized in 4 elements, the 1st half seems to be at checks and grades, explaining what’s anticipated and exploring the seven offerings scholars needs to make on examination day. the second one half discusses the talents had to be a profitable legislations pupil, giving the reader easy-to-use instruments to investigate felony fabrics and build transparent arguments.

The 3rd half comprises recommendation on the right way to use learning, type paintings, and note-taking to discover your most sensible direction. ultimately, Ayers closes with a glance past the school room, exhibiting scholars how the alternatives they make in legislation tuition will impact their career—and even ensure the type of attorney they become.

The first legislation institution consultant written by way of a up to date top-ranked graduate, A Student’s consultant to legislation School is relentlessly useful and carefully appropriate to the legislation tuition event of today’s scholars. With the instruments and recommendation Ayers stocks the following, scholars could make the main in their funding in legislations university, and switch their necessary studying studies right into a significant career.

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