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10 of the Best Bar Exam Gifts for New Lawyers

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10 of the Best Bar Exam Gifts for New Lawyers

As if law school wasn't long and torturous enough, those who make it past graduation still have one major hurdle to tackle before they can begin practicing law... the bar exam. Given how poor quality of life can be in the legal industry, the bar exam is the last test of someone's commitment to becoming an attorney. After all, if you're willing to endure two to three consecutive days of anxiety and mental anguish, then that's a promising sign that you'll be able to go through much more suffering as a lawyer! Needless to say, it is an immense accomplishment...

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10 of the Best Law School Graduation Gift Ideas

Law School Graduation

10 of the Best Law School Graduation Gift Ideas

With law school graduation season upon us, you may be wondering, what are some clever law school graduation gift ideas I can give these fresh graduates who just emerged from their law school hovel into an even bleaker future? Here's a list of 10 unique graduation gift ideas for law school students.

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3 Unexpected Effects of Studying for the Bar Exam

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3 Unexpected Effects of Studying for the Bar Exam

Studying an overwhelming amount of dense materials for weeks while stacked under bone-crushing stress has its consequences, no matter what situation you're in. 

Accordingly, I feel it is my moral duty to impart my experiences to you, bar exam takers, so these effects are less shocking.

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Why Conference Calls Have Made Me Unfit for In-Person Meetings

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Why Conference Calls Have Made Me Unfit for In-Person Meetings

There are a few reasons why conference calls are responsible for ruining me, all of which relate to the remote nature of dialing in to a meeting where plenty of other people share the responsibility for talking.

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How to Trick Summer Associates into Committing to Your Law Firm

Summer Associates

How to Trick Summer Associates into Committing to Your Law Firm

Every year, just as you feel fully settled into your jaded work routine, a set of new and fresh faces enters your stifling office environment -- the summer associates.

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