Category Archives: Law School

Why Law Schools Love (Well, Like) “Splitters”

For you statistics junkies (and any other prospective law school students), the relative frequency of “splitters” in law school is notable.  “Splitters” is a term that describes students who either (1) have a high gpa and low LSAT score, or (2) have a high LSAT score and low gpa.   Why do we see such […]

The Romantic Side of LSAT Prep: Sherry W. and Tyler H. Go From UCI to ScoreItUp to Harvard Law School!

For many aspiring pre-law students, Harvard Law School is a school they dream about attending.  The fact that approximately 75 percent of students who are offered a spot in Harvard’s 1L class

Making Mistakes: Learning from Warren Buffett

As many of you know, my favorite go-to source for great quotes is stock investor guru Warren Buffet. This article contains some statements about Warren Buffet that I believe are worthwhile lessons for all of us. Warren Buffet recently sold all of his massive holdings in the airline industry as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, acknowledging that […]

Law School Rankings (2020)

Curious about 2020 law school rankings?  Please see below for the 2020 law school rankings by U.S. News and World reports AND a separate, less-recognized set of law school rankings created by Pepperdine law dean Paul Caron.  Take it all with a grain of salt, but it still makes for interesting reading! U.S. News and […]