Brookville, OH asked in Contracts for Ohio

Q: I am interested in becoming a lawyer - which courses can I take now that would show me what law school is like?

I am interested in becoming a lawyer. I am highly intelligent and can do just about anything I put my mind to. My question is this: which courses can I take now, in college, that will show me what law school is like? I am very good at language and comprehending all things linguistic - that has always been a core strength. I live very close to a law school but would like to know a bit more about what I would be getting myself into, should I go to law school. Thank you.

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Stephen Arnold Black
Stephen Arnold Black

A: I recommend calling up the Dean of the law school and telling him your situation and ask if you could sit in on a law school class or 2 to see if you would still be interested in it. Law school classes are not lecture format like college classes are. It requires reading cases and then being prepared to discuss those cases in class. Two of the most challenging classes for 1st year students are Contracts and Civil Procedure, so I recommend those classes.

Bruce Martin Broyles agrees with this answer

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