Posts by: Cristina Lloyd

Where in the World to Take the Bar?

For non-lawyers out there, the bar exam seems like some ethereal exam that all lawyers take that is essentially torture. What the rest of the world doesn’t seem to know is that there is a LOT more to the bar exam than simply taking the test. And all that complication begins with one, seemingly simple, […]

Job Fair – In France!

Today, I went to the Assas Job Fair, and BOY was it an experience! I was hesitant to go at first because of two reasons: (1) I had NO idea what I would be up against, and (2) I’m embarrassed by my French. But, at the urging of my professors and peers, I decided to […]

A Day in the Life – LLM in European Law

Bonjour all! I thought it would be fun to give you a glimpse at what daily life is like for me here in Paris while I’m doing my LLM in European Law! Hope you enjoy! 7:15am: I usually wake up between 7:00 and 7:30am. I scroll around on my phone for a bit, catch up on […]

New Year’s Resolutions as a 3L

It’s that time of the year… the time to make resolutions for how we want to live and what we want to accomplish in the next 365 days. Typically, my resolutions include things like “try more new foods,” “run one mile a day,” and “don’t procrastinate.” But as I’m approaching my last semester of school […]

Law in Luxembourg – Visit to the European Court of Justice

One of the best things about studying in Europe is how accessible so much of the continent is. As part of our degree program, my LLM program took us all to Luxembourg for a week to attend seminars and visit the European Court of Justice, which is basically the Supreme Court of Europe. A quick […]