Posts by: befelix

Spring Break in Washington D.C.

My last spring break of law school is drawing to a close. Many 3Ls took advantage of this brief respite to flee the last vestiges of winter in Boston. Photos of gleeful friends basking in the sunny waters of Cancun and Bermuda adorn social media. Others took this opportunity to delve into BU-sponsored pro bono […]

162 Days and Counting

On February 1st the Washington Bar began accepting applications to sit for the summer bar exam. After spending several days tracking down old addresses, character references, and other minutiae, I’m just about ready to submit mine! Here are a few tips for preparing your bar application: As someone who has moved around a lot, the […]

My First Week at the Capitol

I just wrapped up the whirlwind first week of my Senate externship. The pace on the Hill can be dizzying, but the countdown to Friday’s government shutdown amplified the energy to a whole new level. I am one of two Law Clerks in the Oversight Office. Greg, a 3L at Georgetown, is also a former […]

Choosing a Bar Prep Course

I’m excited to report that I just hit another law school milestone: I registered for a bar prep course! This can be a daunting decision, especially if your friends are student reps for competitors. Below are a list of factors that helped me (and friends who passed the bar in several different states) determine which […]

Brynn’s Best of Boston (On a Budget!)

I’m officially moved out of Boston, and ready to spend my last semester of law school in Washington D.C. These past two and a half years in Beantown have been quite the adventure for this west coast gal. When I think of my favorite memories of Boston, these top 5 haunts come to mind: Isabella […]