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The Law School Toolbox Podcast: Tools for Law Students from 1L to the Bar Exam, and Beyond

Alison Monahan and Lee Burgess - Law School Toolbox, LLC

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The Law School Toolbox Podcast: Tools for Law Students from 1L to the Bar Exam, and Beyond

The Law School Toolbox Podcast: Tools for Law Students from 1L to the Bar Exam, and Beyond

Alison Monahan and Lee Burgess - Law School Toolbox, LLC

55
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66
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The Law School Toolbox podcast is an engaging show for law students about law school, the bar exam, legal careers, and life. Each week, we offer practical tips and advice on academic matters, careers, and more. The Law School Toolbox podcast is hosted by opinionated law school and bar exam experts Alison Monahan and Lee Burgess. You might not always agree with us, but we guarantee you won’t be bored listening! Our goal is to impart useful, actionable advice in an entertaining manner. Join us! And, if you have an opinion on the show, please drop by and offer a review. We’re here to help, and we’d love to hear from you!

Latest Episodes

Preparing for Virtual OCI (w/Sadie Jones)

Today, we have ex-BigLaw recruiter Sadie Jones back with us to talk about how the OCI process will be different this year and what to do to prepare for upcoming virtual interviews.

32 min5 d ago
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Preparing for Virtual OCI (w/Sadie Jones)

Listen and Learn -- Constructive Eviction

Today's episode is another installment of our "Listen and Learn" series, where we review legal concepts and apply them to fact patterns. This time we're talking about a topic from Real Property, and that's constructive eviction.

20 min1 w ago
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Listen and Learn -- Constructive Eviction

Mid-Semester Check-in In a Virtual Law School Environment

Mid-semester is quickly approaching and it's best to start preparing early. Today, we're talking about some issues that law students may be experiencing during this time, with the added challenges of being in a virtual or a hybrid school environment.

34 min3 w ago
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Mid-Semester Check-in In a Virtual Law School Environment

Listen and Learn -- Subject Matter Jurisdiction

This is another episode in our "Listen and Learn" series, where we review legal concepts and apply them to fact patterns. Today, we're focusing on subject matter jurisdiction from Civil Procedure.

18 minSEP 21
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Listen and Learn -- Subject Matter Jurisdiction

Researching Law Firms (w/Sadie Jones)

Today, we're talking with ex-BigLaw recruiter Sadie Jones about the best resources to turn to for law firm research, and what information to consider when applying for summer associate positions.

32 minSEP 14
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Researching Law Firms (w/Sadie Jones)

Listen and Learn -– The Basics of Hearsay

This episode is part of our "Listen and Learn" series, where we review legal concepts and apply them to fact patterns. Today, we're covering a commonly tested topic from Evidence, and that is hearsay.

17 minAUG 31
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Listen and Learn -– The Basics of Hearsay

Career Implications of the COVID-19 Crisis

Today, we're talking with guest Sadie Jones about the implications of the coronavirus on the legal job market. We're looking at several common concerns, such as cancelled jobs, lay-offs, and diminished networking opportunities.

33 minAUG 24
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Career Implications of the COVID-19 Crisis

Listen and Learn -- Relevance in Evidence

Today, we have another episode in our "Listen and Learn" series. This time we're focusing on relevance -- a very commonly tested Evidence topic.

19 minAUG 17
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Listen and Learn -- Relevance in Evidence

Law Clerks for Diversity (w/guest Danielle Barondess)

Today, we're excited to be talking with Danielle Barondess -- one of the creators of Law Clerks for Diversity -- about the clerkship application process and working to increase diversity in the federal judiciary.

34 minAUG 10
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Law Clerks for Diversity (w/guest Danielle Barondess)

Listen and Learn -- The "Reasonable Person" Standard

This is another episode in our "Listen and Learn" series, where we review legal concepts and apply them to fact patterns. Today, we're talking about the "reasonable person" standard in Negligence.

16 minAUG 3
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Listen and Learn -- The "Reasonable Person" Standard

Latest Episodes

Preparing for Virtual OCI (w/Sadie Jones)

Today, we have ex-BigLaw recruiter Sadie Jones back with us to talk about how the OCI process will be different this year and what to do to prepare for upcoming virtual interviews.

32 min5 d ago
Comments
Preparing for Virtual OCI (w/Sadie Jones)

Listen and Learn -- Constructive Eviction

Today's episode is another installment of our "Listen and Learn" series, where we review legal concepts and apply them to fact patterns. This time we're talking about a topic from Real Property, and that's constructive eviction.

20 min1 w ago
Comments
Listen and Learn -- Constructive Eviction

Mid-Semester Check-in In a Virtual Law School Environment

Mid-semester is quickly approaching and it's best to start preparing early. Today, we're talking about some issues that law students may be experiencing during this time, with the added challenges of being in a virtual or a hybrid school environment.

34 min3 w ago
Comments
Mid-Semester Check-in In a Virtual Law School Environment

Listen and Learn -- Subject Matter Jurisdiction

This is another episode in our "Listen and Learn" series, where we review legal concepts and apply them to fact patterns. Today, we're focusing on subject matter jurisdiction from Civil Procedure.

18 minSEP 21
Comments
Listen and Learn -- Subject Matter Jurisdiction

Researching Law Firms (w/Sadie Jones)

Today, we're talking with ex-BigLaw recruiter Sadie Jones about the best resources to turn to for law firm research, and what information to consider when applying for summer associate positions.

32 minSEP 14
Comments
Researching Law Firms (w/Sadie Jones)

Listen and Learn -– The Basics of Hearsay

This episode is part of our "Listen and Learn" series, where we review legal concepts and apply them to fact patterns. Today, we're covering a commonly tested topic from Evidence, and that is hearsay.

17 minAUG 31
Comments
Listen and Learn -– The Basics of Hearsay

Career Implications of the COVID-19 Crisis

Today, we're talking with guest Sadie Jones about the implications of the coronavirus on the legal job market. We're looking at several common concerns, such as cancelled jobs, lay-offs, and diminished networking opportunities.

33 minAUG 24
Comments
Career Implications of the COVID-19 Crisis

Listen and Learn -- Relevance in Evidence

Today, we have another episode in our "Listen and Learn" series. This time we're focusing on relevance -- a very commonly tested Evidence topic.

19 minAUG 17
Comments
Listen and Learn -- Relevance in Evidence

Law Clerks for Diversity (w/guest Danielle Barondess)

Today, we're excited to be talking with Danielle Barondess -- one of the creators of Law Clerks for Diversity -- about the clerkship application process and working to increase diversity in the federal judiciary.

34 minAUG 10
Comments
Law Clerks for Diversity (w/guest Danielle Barondess)

Listen and Learn -- The "Reasonable Person" Standard

This is another episode in our "Listen and Learn" series, where we review legal concepts and apply them to fact patterns. Today, we're talking about the "reasonable person" standard in Negligence.

16 minAUG 3
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Listen and Learn -- The "Reasonable Person" Standard
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