Make no mistake, law students are under tremendous pressure…
and that’s even before the stress they impose on themselves.
do your research, prepare to appeal to logic, and may the odds be ever in your favor.
If there's one thing your law school student bae wants you to know, it's this: please, please don't bother them while they're studying.
Though NYU Law students are a diverse bunch in many ways, there are traits and common understandings we come to share as we go through this journey together.
As they say, above all, law school teaches students how to think like lawyers.
Trying to win an argument with someone in law school is not unlike being on a debate team...Sure, they’ll argue to the last breath and complicate the simplest concepts, but the fact is, they’re really people just like us. and every conversation seems to deteriorate into a contest.More important, they’re spouses, parents, and friends to people who aren’t lawyers. Pick someone and tell yourself, “This guy wasn’t always a lawyer.” At one time, he was a student who wanted to serve the greater good. “They’re the product of their environment,” you think, coming down on the nurture side of the nature versus nurture argument.It all develops very naturally, gradually, almost insidiously.Then, the inevitable occurs: that moment when you realize that one of your loved ones on the outside just . Maybe it was when your friend from college came into town for the weekend, clearly assuming you could go three days without doing a lick of work whatsoever.