Laura Bergus

Laura Bergus

Laura Bergus is a lawyer in her hometown of Iowa City and a May 2011 graduate of the University of Iowa College of Law. She also podcasts at Legal Geekery.

Reevaluate Post-Law-School Expectations

Law Students Should Learn eLawyering

Learn elawyering skills by getting to know the concepts, seeking out experts, and trying out the tech.

Law School Study Tips

Law students can follow these basic study tips for first year success. Law school is daunting, but it needn't be overwhelming.

Keep Perspective When Entering Law School

Heading into law school is daunting and exhilarating. Keep perspective on what’s important to you to maximize your sanity and your academic success.

Leverage Social Networking in Your Job Search

Maximize Your Law School Grades (GPA)

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.

Law Students: Make the Most of Your Winter Break Networking

Law students can use these networking tips over winter break to successfully meet new people and build new relationships.

Timing Final Exams: What Law Students Can Learn from Cinderella

Knowledge Management for Dummies: Turn Notes into Memos

Law Students: Create Your Own Niche

Floor Your Audience with Prezi for Presentations

Traditional slide-based presentations can be a relic of the past with creative new tools like Prezi.

Job-Searching 3Ls: How’s Your Online Reputation?

Law students still looking for jobs should check their online reputation with a quick Google search.

Make the Most of 3L: Practice, Practice