1Ls who get bad grades first semester should seriously consider leaving school.
Bad grades suck, but a sucky first semester doesn’t have to end your legal career aspirations. (Trust us; we weren’t all straight-A students.) Randall (a law school gunner, if you want to know) has some advice for law students facing a less-than-hoped-for report card on how to improve your CV, how to discuss grades during [...]
Maybe, but when you compete for jobs that are few and far between, employers are not generally willing to take a risk on a “lower-tier” candidate when they can just pick from, honestly, T1 grads who are in the same boat but with better grades and more impressive resumes. It’s the harsh reality, probably the [...]
During your summer of bar exam study, you might well confront despair.
Use these tips to maximize your law school grades (GPA). Calculate your current GPA and set targets to help you choose and power through future classes.
Dealing with the emotional rollercoaster of the end-of-term final grade reports can be can be as difficult as the exams themselves.