Happy Thanksgiving Law Students

It can be difficult transitioning from the alternative universe that is law school to the real world where folks aren’t consumed by tort law or law school exams.  Below are quick tips for the day. Put…

Law School Study Break – How to Waste Time Effectively

With my Blueprint JD and biglaw duties, free time has been at a premium.  However, when Hurricane Sandy threatened mass power outages, I decided to renew my love affair with social media while I still…

Prelaw Programs for Minorities and Other Underrepresented Students

As Blueprint JD’s Applying to Law School Timeline noted, national and local prelaw programs stand ready to help you prepare for success on the LSAT and in law school. Traditionally, these programs have been…

Applying to Law School – It’s All About Your Timing

Law school application timeline

Thinking about becoming a lawyer? Ready to apply to law school? Before you begin the trek toward three years of intense studying, sizable tuition payments, and lasting law school memories, make sure you fully…

How to Network with Your Law Professors

Professors are a virtually untapped networking resource for law students. Law students tend to forget the subtle shift that takes place when you move from undergraduate to professional school. Gone are the days where…

New Career Advice Column – Ask Blueprint JD

We’re excited to announce our career advice column, Ask Blueprint JD. Beginning this October, we’ll publish a column that tackles your questions about your legal career. We’ll use our insider contacts to bring you…