Law-school prep for listening skills?

'Tis the season of advice for 0Ls, meaning those about to enter law school this fall. While reading Scott Turow's One L and banking some “me” time are both great, 0Ls might want to think about their listening. I once heard a law professor say that starting law school is like learning Chinese by being … Continue reading Law-school prep for listening skills?

Listening 101 for law students

New law students file into their first law school class, take a seat, and mentally prepare themselves. The reading has been long and difficult. Now it’s time for class, where everyone can sit back and soak in the professor’s brilliance while all the confusion is clarified. Uh, no. The first reading assignments in law school … Continue reading Listening 101 for law students