Every fall, 1Ls are thrust into the crazy world that is law school, with all its opportunities and challenges. This can be incredibly anxiety-inducing and contribute to imposter syndrome. Naturally, new law students have a lot of questions, from specific logistical questions about school itself, to questions about how to set themselves up for success and develop their interests in the law.
Here, I help demystify law school by answering some common questions. As you can probably guess, most if not all of them do not have one correct answer. There is no one-size-fits-all approach when it comes to law school. Nevertheless, it is helpful to understand and weigh all the considerations, so don’t be afraid to ask upperclassmen, professors, and practicing lawyers for advice. Just remember that ultimately, you should make the decision that is best for you. [Read more…] about Common 1L Questions, Answered