Our list of some of the best Law School books & series in recent years. Get inspired by one or more of the following books.
- Law School Confidential: A Complete Guide to the Law School Experience: By Students, for Students (2011)
- The Law School Admission Game: Play Like An Expert, Third Edition (2017)
- The Tools of Argument: How the Best Lawyers Think, Argue, and Win (2013)
- The LSAT Trainer: A Remarkable Self-Study Guide For The Self-Driven Student (2017)
- Most Law School Advice Is Bullsh*t: Why the Rankings Are Wrong, The Right Way to Pick a Law School, What to Do Once You Get There, and How to Graduate with Your Dream Job (2018)
- How to Be Sort of Happy in Law School (2018)
- 1l of a Ride: A Well-traveled Professor’s Roadmap to Success in the First Year of Law School (Career Guides) (2017)
- Getting To Maybe: How to Excel on Law School Exams (1999)
- SCHOOL COUNSELING PRINCIPLES:ETHICS+LAW (2017)
- 55 Successful Harvard Law School Application Essays: With Analysis by the Staff of The Harvard Crimson (2014)
- The Principal’s Quick-Reference Guide to School Law: Reducing Liability, Litigation, and Other Potential Legal Tangles (2014)
- School Law and the Public Schools: A Practical Guide for Educational Leaders (6th Edition) (The Pearson Educational Leadership Series) (2015)
- The Educator’s Guide to Texas School Law: Ninth Edition (2018)
- Open Book: The Inside Track to Law School Success (Academic Success) (2016)
- A Teacher’s Pocket Guide to School Law (3rd Edition) (Allyn & Bacon Educational Leadership) (2014)
Law School Confidential: A Complete Guide to the Law School Experience: By Students, for Students (2011)
Written by students, for students, Law School Confidential has been the “must-have” guide for anyone thinking about, applying to, or attending law school for more than a decade. And now, in this newly revised third edition, it’s more valuable than ever. This isn’t the advice of graying professors or battle-scarred practitioners long removed from law school. Robert H.
Learn everything you need to know to get into law school. This third edition (and completely re-written and updated) version of the bestselling law school admission guide provides detailed information on how to present yourself in the law school application process.
Joel Trachtman’s book presents in plain and lucid terms the powerful tools of argument that have been honed through the ages in the discipline of law. If you are a law student or new lawyer, a business professional or a government official, this book will boost your analytical thinking, your foundational legal knowledge, and your confidence as you win arguments for your clients, your organizations or yourself.
The LSAT Trainer is an LSAT prep book specifically designed for self-motivated self-study students who are seeking significant score improvement on the Law School Admission Test. It is simple, smart, and remarkably effective.Teachers, students, and reviewers all agree: The LSAT Trainer is the most advanced and effective LSAT prep product available today.
Most Law School Advice Is Bullsh*t: Why the Rankings Are Wrong, The Right Way to Pick a Law School, What to Do Once You Get There, and How to Graduate with Your Dream Job (2018)
If you are a law school applicant, you can follow the status quo advice about how to pick a law school. This involves trusting the U.S. News and World Report Law School Rankings and going to the “best” law school you get into, even if it means taking on $150,000 in debt to do so. And even if you can’t articulate the difference between the law school experience at Harvard, Howard, Houston, or Hofstra.
Each year, over 40,000 new students enter America’s law schools. Each new crop experiences startlingly high rates of depression, anxiety, fatigue, and dissatisfaction. Kathryne M. Young was one of those disgruntled law students. After finishing law school (and a PhD), she set out to learn more about the law school experience and how to improve it for future students.
1l of a Ride: A Well-traveled Professor’s Roadmap to Success in the First Year of Law School (Career Guides) (2017)
Assigned as required or recommended reading at law schools throughout the country, 1L of a Ride provides a candid, comprehensive roadmap to both academic and emotional success in law school's crucial first year.
Professors Fischl and Paul explain law school exams in ways no one has before, all with an eye toward improving the reader’s performance. The book begins by describing the difference between educational cultures that praise students for ‘right answers,’ and the law school culture that rewards nuanced analysis of ambiguous situations in which more than one approach may be correct.
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