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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.

 

LSAT/LAW SCHOOL
2014 PREP SERIES AGENDA


Monday, January 6

3:30pm-4:45pm
LSAT Class

4:45pm-6pm
LSAT Class

6:10pm
Keynote Address
Juan Cartagena, President and General Counsel, LatinoJustice PRLDEF

4:45pm-6pm

Financing Law School Workshop

Cathy M. Alexander, Pace Law School
Stephen Brown, Fordham Law School
Nicky Fornarotto, Rutgers Law School-Newark

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.

Moderated by Kent Lollis, Executive Director for Diversity Initiatives, Law School Admission Council
Adam W. Barrett, New York Law School
Lillie Wiley-Upshaw, SUNY Buffalo Law School
Anne M. Richard, University of Virginia School of Law
Anne M. Taylor, Harvard Law School

 

Tuesday, January 7

 3:30pm-4:45pm
LSAT Class

4:45pm-6pm
LSAT Class

4:45pm-6pm
Financing Law School Workshop
Stephen Brown, Fordham Law School
Pamela A. Bloomquist, Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Michele Kaminski, Touro Law Center

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.

Moderated by
Tracey A. West, Associate Dean for External Relations, Diversity & Inclusion, Boston College Law School

 

Thursday, January 9

5pm-8pm
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: 
NYC Bar Association, 42 West 44th Street, New York, NY 10036

Registration:
$5 before January 1. Scholarship assistance will be provided as needed.

2014 Registration Form: http://bit.ly/1aOrLxx

Law schools and prep companies that would like to participate in the series can register at the following links:
Law schools: http://bit.ly/19135p8
Prep Companies: http://bit.ly/1hyz9FE

Questions may be directed to: Clare Plunkett at (212) 382-6772 or cplunkett@nycbar.org

 

 

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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