Entries by Emily Mermell

The 4 Healthy Habits of Successful Law Students

Being a top law student isn’t just about doing the assignments. Building healthy habits can help you manage your workload and keep you focused on your goals. It’s easy to get lost in the commotion of assigned reading, work/life balance and FOMO. Simple things like creating a solid routine, adopting a healthy lifestyle, learning to […]

3 Books You Should Read Before Starting Law School

Your summer before law school is about to begin, and we’ve got some books to add to your reading list. With your 1L year right around the corner, it’s natural to begin to panic. Are you ready to be a law student? Do you know the difference between law school and undergrad exams? Are your […]

There’s an App for That: 5 Apps for Law Students

One part of being a savvy law student is using technology to your advantage. In law school, you’ll be required to digest large amounts of information in short periods of time. Turning to technology for study aids, note-taking and stress relief can help you manage your time and resources wisely. Since time management is an essential skill to […]

5 Qualities that Make a Great Law Student

There are many qualities that make a great law student. Chances are, you already exhibit some of these (considering how hard it was to get into law school). The qualities of a great law student are the same qualities of a great lawyer. Honing in on these skills throughout law school will get you to graduation and ultimately prepare […]

Our Most Popular Questions, Answered

Preparing for law school can be stressful. Law Preview has helped thousands of incoming students prepare to conquer law school, before their first day of class. But don’t just take our word for it. Hear why our students recommend taking Law Preview for 1L success. Below are some Law Preview FAQs about our courses, financial […]

Navigating the Upside Down – How to Survive 1L

At Law Preview, we’re big fans of the Netflix series Stranger Things. Haven’t heard of it or seen it? Before you lose all of your free time to study groups and case briefings, I suggest you start binging now. Law school is a lot like the upside down: a bit dark and scary. Which is […]

Are You Ready for Law School? [Quiz]

At Law Preview, we know a thing or two about being law school ready, and we’ve got the numbers to prove it. You’re probably starting to think about what steps you should take this summer to achieve 1L success. Law Preview helps you prepare for the law school experience and ultimately your legal career. Wondering if you’re ready […]

Your Journey to Becoming a 1L, As Told in Dog Memes

The journey to becoming a 1L is a long one, filled with a whole lot of stress and anxiety. You’ve worked hard as an undergrad, taken the LSAT, applied for law school and waited in limbo for what felt like forever. Then, it finally happened. You got your first acceptance letter. That being said, there […]