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As we near the end of the law school application season, some of you may have already made a decision on an offer. However, before finally submitting your acceptance, you’re probably second guessing whether you’ve made the right choice. Yes, Cornell was always your dream school and they offered you a $40,000 scholarship, while Columbia only offered you $15,000, but are you making the right choice deciding on Cornell? Is $40,000 even a high enough offer to justify not attending a top-five school? [Read more…] about Ahead Of The Curve: The Power Of Negotiation: When Should I Negotiate My Law School Scholarship Offer?