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LSAT/Law School Prep Series

A three-day prep series designed to help prospective law students gain more insight into the law school admissions process, including the LSAT exam, law school selection and application and life as a law student.

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Every January, the City Bar hosts its annual LSAT/Law School Prep Series. This comprehensive three-day workshop for college students and recent graduates provides information on everything from the LSAT through the first year of law school. The program includes LSAT Preview Classes by leading test prep companies - as well as panels with admissions representatives and law students from regional law schools and a Networking Fair.

 Click here to register for the 2015 program: http://bit.ly/1aOrLxx

Program Agenda

Monday, January 5

3:30pm-4:45pm

LSAT Class
 
Blueprint |PowerScore |Princeton Review 

4:45pm-6pm

LSAT Class

 Blueprint |PowerScore |Princeton Review  

 

4:45pm-6pm

Financing Law School Workshop

Workshop Facilitators
 Cathy AlexanderPace Law School
Pamela BloomquistLoyola Chicago University School of Law
Stephen BrownFordham Law School
Nicky FornarottoRutgers School of Law- Newark
Michele KaminskiTouro Law Center

 

6:10pm

Keynote Address

6:30pm-8pm

Panel: How to Select & Apply to the Right Law School

Admissions counselors from regional law schools will discuss important techniques to assist students with researching, selecting and applying to law schools.

 

Moderator

Kent Lollis, Executive Director for Diversity Initiatives, Law School Admissions Council (LSAC)
 

Panelists

Kathryn EspirituFordham Law School

Degna LevisterCUNY School of Law

Reginald McGaheeHoward University School of Law

Troy RiddleJohn Marshall Law School

Jessica SobanHarvard Law School


 

Tuesday, January 6

3:30pm-4:45pm

LSAT Class
 
Kaplan |Manhattan Prep |TestMasters |Stratus Prep 

4:45pm-6pm

LSAT Class 

 Kaplan |Manhattan Prep |TestMasters |Stratus Prep  

6pm-7:30pm

Panel: First Year & Beyond: What to Expect and How to Succeed

Law students from regional law schools will discuss expectations, obstacles and strategies for succeeding in law school. 


 
Moderator

Paula Edgar, Principal, PGE LLC & Chair, Diversity Pipeline Initiatives Committee


 

Friday, January 9

2pm-3pm

LSAT Class

Nelson Test Prep

 

3pm-4pm

Navigating LSAC Workshop

In this interactive workshop participants will learn about the services and products offered by LSAC, how to navigate the LSAC website while researching and applying to law school, and how to obtain application fee waivers.

 

 Yessenia Garcia-Lebron, Assistant Director for Diversity Initiatives, Law School Admissions Council (LSAC) 

 

4pm-7pm

Networking Fair & LSAT Prep Materials Raffle 

Attendees will have the opportunity to speak with the panelists, law school admissions representatives and representatives from LSAT Prep companies directly.  Full sets of materials and classes from participating companies will be raffled at the end. 

Where:   The NYC Bar Association, 42 West 44th Street, New York, NY 10036 
 
 
 
Registration is $5 through January 1st, and $10 after January 1st
Scholarship assistance will be provided as needed.  

2013-2014 Participating Law Schools
Albany Law School
Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
Boston University School of Law
Brooklyn Law School
Cornell University Law School 
CUNY School of Law
Duke University School of Law
Earle Mack School of Law, Drexel University
Florida Coastal School of Law
Florida International University College of Law
Fordham Law School
Harvard Law School
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
New England Law School | Boston
New York Law School
New York University School of Law
Northeastern University School of Law
Pace Law School
Quinnipiac University School of Law
Rutgers University School of Law - Newark
Seton Hall University School of Law
St. John's University School of Law
St. Thomas University School of Law
Suffolk University Law School
SUNY Buffalo Law School
Temple University Beasley School of Law
Touro Law Center
University of Baltimore School of Law
University of California Davis School of Law
University of Connecticut School of Law
University of Denver Sturm College of Law
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
Villanova University School of Law
Washington College of Law
Widener University School of Law
William & Mary Law School
Yale Law School

 

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