Elements of a Great Law School Application

By Rebecca Fae Greene

Part of Law School For Dummies Cheat Sheet

The application process for law school can be nerve-wracking. You have to present yourself in your law school application in a positive, engaging fashion without straining the admission committee’s credulity or interest. An effective application does the following:

  • Contains a sparkling personal statement

  • Is submitted on time and free of all typos

  • Shows off your personality

  • Enumerates all extracurricular activities clearly and succinctly