what do law schools look for

June 11, 2015
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What Do Law Schools Look for in Applicants?

So, you want to go to law school, and you’re ready to plan putting together the best application. Here is the low-down on what law schools are looking for in applicants. Let’s start with a trivia question. From the law school applications committee perspective, what is the order of importance of application factors, from greatest to least important? a) GPA, LSAT, Personal Statement, Resume, Personal Recommendations b) LSAT, Personal Statement, GPA, Resume, Personal Recommendations c) LSAT, Resume, GPA, Personal Statement, Personal Recommendations d) LSAT, GPA, Resume, Personal Statement, Personal Recommendations The answer is d. By far the most crucial aspect […]