Category: Academics

My Final Semester is Here…

This winter break seemed to fly by this year, and it’s hard to believe that in about a week I will be starting my final semester of law school. While I am excited to be almost done with school and to have the law school stress finally lifted from my shoulders, I am also anxious […]

Should You Transfer Law Schools?

The decision to transfer is a difficult one and is something that cannot be taken lightly. For me, it meant giving up a scholarship and taking on even more student loans. However, it also meant more opportunities and becoming happier. There is a lot to consider in your decision and I hope that this blog […]

840 degrees. 34 seconds.

Just as anyone who buys a lottery ticket imagines winning the big jackpot, I am sure every law student entering their 1L year must, at some point, have visions of straight A’s and wild success. I certainly did. And then I had my first final. Let’s just say those visions have been tempered. In fact, […]

View From the Eye of the Storm

Call me crazy, but I’m having a blast during this reading period. Make no mistake, I’m pushing myself well beyond what I thought were my mental and physical limits. I just wrapped up my fourth consecutive 14-hour study day. For what it’s worth, not everyone is in a place where they have to do this […]

In retrospect

When I first came to Boston I was excited, but a little wary. I was moving to a new city, I would be leaving most of my friends, and I would be starting law school. Before law school began, I read books about adjusting to law school (Ivy Briefs: True Tales of a Neurotic Law […]