Tag: grades

The Law Profs

Dear Law Profs: I’m Agonizing Over Grades

Dear Law Prof, I just received my grades from the first semester of law school and I am agonizing over one of them.  Do you have any advice? – Concerned 1L Dear Concerned 1L, Many law schools have mandatory curves, so relatively few students can receive the top grades.  As a result, receiving your first … Read more >

Daniel Bogart

How Should 1L Students Approach Their First Year of Law School (Video Interview)

Daniel Bogart, Professor at Chapman University School of Law, shares two important pieces of advice about how 1L students should approach their first year of law school. Transcript DANIEL BOGART I’m often asked about how best to approach the first year of law school. Students will ask me that, and I give a somewhat bipolar … Read more >