ABA Law Student Podcast
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Presented by the American Bar Association’s Law Student Division, the ABA Law Student Podcast covers issues that affect law students, law schools, and recent grads. From finals and graduation to the bar exam and finding a job, this show is your trusted resource for the next big step.
||CleanThe Importance of Legal Tech and Continued Education||Law school provides many young attorneys with the critical thinking and analysis skills necessary to be a successful lawyer in today’s legal marketplace. In this episode of the ABA Law Student Podcast, hosts Chris Morgan and Sandy Gallant-Jones...||12/19/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Challenges of Trying Death Penalty Cases||The process of trying criminal cases can be complex. In this episode of the ABA Law Student Podcast, hosts Chris Morgan and Sandy Gallant-Jones speak with Washington state trial attorney Mark Vovos about his journey toward trying death penalty cases...||11/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeeding Success: Cultivating YLD Opportunities with Bryan Rogers (Rebroadcast)||Many young lawyers turn to the Law Student Division of the ABA for invaluable resources, benefits, and leadership opportunities. However, it can be challenging for students who are interested in a deeper level of engagement in the ABA to continue...||10/31/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCommunication Tips that Combat Gender Bias||In this episode of the ABA Law Student Podcast, host Sandy Gallant-Jones speaks with McDermott Will & Emery partner Andrea Kramer about her new book, Breaking Through Bias: Communication Techniques for Women to Succeed at Work, and gender equality...||9/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFinding Alternative Careers in the Law||In this episode of the ABA Law Student Podcast, host Sandy Gallant-Jones talks with Above the Law Editor Joe Patrice, CuroLegal CEO Chad Burton, LegalZoom General Counsel Chas Rampenthal, Clio Lawyer in Residence Joshua Lenon, and Legal Talk Network...||8/31/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTransitioning from Military Law to Civilian Practice||In this episode of the ABA Law Student Podcast, host Sandy Gallant-Jones speaks with General Jack Rives, executive director of the American Bar Association about his career as a military lawyer, his transition to civilian life, and his current role...||8/30/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCourtroom Appropriate Fashion Tips for New Attorneys||In this episode of the ABA Law Student Podcast, hosts Sandy Gallant-Jones and Kareem Aref chat with Brooks Brothers District Manager Mic Clark about courtroom appropriate fashion and wardrobe elements that every lawyer should have. Mic acknowledges...||8/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Challenges of Law School and Finding Your First Job||In this episode of the ABA Law Student Podcast, host Kareem Aref speaks with Stark & D’Ambrosio, LLP partner Anna Romanskaya about her journey through law school and her struggles finding work as a legal practitioner. Anna shares that she never...||8/26/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPairing Legal Activism with Restorative Justice||Even though research shows that African American males are no more likely to use or sell drugs than Caucasian males, in at least 15 states they are admitted to prison on drug charges at rates 20 to 57 times higher. Some law students are drawn to...||7/6/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEnding Mass Incarceration Through Restorative Justice||A big motivator for some individuals to attend law school is the ability to positively influence the communities from which they come. However, what assistance can a lawyer provide for their neighborhood if they feel the community is being unfairly...||7/5/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanApplying Restorative Justice Concepts to Capital Cases||When it comes to a capital case, prosecuting or defending an individual whose life rests on the verdict can be a personal struggle. How does a lawyer cope with the loss of a client and what restorative justice options can they seek in lieu of the...||7/5/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSubstance Abuse and Mental Illness in the Legal Profession||Between 21% and 36% of practicing attorneys exhibit drinking behaviors that could be considered hazardous, harmful, or possibly alcohol dependent. 28% of licensed and employed attorneys are struggling with either mild, moderate, or severe depression,...||6/14/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMarcia Clark on "The People vs. O.J. Simpson," Sexism, and Her Latest Book||Marcia Clark is best known for being the lead prosecutor for theO.J. Simpson murder trial. The former Heisman Trophy Winner wasaccused and found not guilty of the June 1994 death of Nicole BrownSimpson and waiter Ronald Lyle Goldman in a trial that...||5/2/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLaw School and Depression||20% of lawyers suffer from depression, more than double that of the general population. Beyond that, 60,000 law students suffer from depression by the end of their second year. What resources are available for lawyers who find themselves battling the...||4/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Land the Right Summer Associates Program||Many law students, upon graduating, find it very difficult to acquire employment in the legal profession straight out of school. Numerous law firms are unwilling to hire recent grads that have no previous work experience listed on their resumes. What...||3/28/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanABA Law Student Division Board of Governors : Year in Review||The ABA Law Student Division serves to not only provide options for students to better engage with their peers but also to provide valuable leadership and career development opportunities. Individuals who wish to promote positive change within the...||3/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeeding Success: Cultivating YLD Opportunities with Bryan Rogers||The Law Student Division of the ABA provides many young lawyers with invaluable resources, benefits, and leadership opportunities. However, many students who are interested in pursuing a deeper level of engagement in the ABA aren’t sure how to...||3/24/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Intersection of Law and Social Science with Ajay Mehrotra||Have you ever wondered how many lawyers continue to practice after acquiring their Juris Doctor Degree? Perhaps you’ve pondered how your legal knowledge can be applied to different types of public work or social activism. In this episode of the...||3/24/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanResolution 109: The Fight for Bar Exam Portability||One of the most demanding endeavors that any recent law grad will face is studying for and passing the bar exam. However, upon entering the legal market, many graduates aren’t aware of the challenges associated with transferring their bar exam...||2/24/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanShaping Your Career Path with David Lat||As the law becomes ever more complex and the legal market continues to shift and grow, entering the workforce can be incredibly intimidating to a current student or recent grad. Sifting through the options and finding the career path that is right for...||2/19/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanStudent Loans: Saving Your Future After You Leap||If you are one of the 40 million Americans who funded their education with student loan debt, you may be asking yourself now what? The bad news: you probably can’t get out of it with bankruptcy. The good news: with over 1.3 trillion dollars...||1/21/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanStudent Loans: Look Before You Leap||With lower starting salaries and higher tuition rates, today’s law students face tough decisions when it comes to financing their education. In addition to school rank, employment rates, and average starting salaries, future lawyers need to be...||12/22/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPublic Service Loan Forgiveness||If you are in or plan to go into public service, you may have heard about public service loan forgiveness (PSLF for short). This economic incentive was intended to attract and keep employees in public sector positions such as district attorney or...||11/23/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanABA Board of Governors: How Law Students are Helping Themselves||ABA Law Student Podcast hosts Fabiani Duarte and Madison Burke sit down with Chris Jennison, the ABA Law Student Division’s representative to the ABA Board of Governors, to discuss the governing role of the ABA Board of Governors and how its...||10/28/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSenator Lindsey Graham on Getting Through Law School and Being a Lawyer||On this episode of the ABA Law Student Podcast, Senator Lindsey Graham joins hosts Fabiani Duarte and Madison Burke. Together, they discuss getting through law school, being an advocate, and public service loan forgiveness. Tune in to hear about his...||10/8/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanABA President Brown Wants You!||Surviving law school is difficult enough, but law students also need to be thinking about how to best prepare themselves for the future. In this episode of the ABA Law Student Podcast, Fabiani Duarte and Madison Burke talk with Paulette Brown, current...||10/8/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhich ABA Sections, Divisions, and Forums Should You Join?||Fabiani Duarte and Madison Burke interview leaders and representatives from a few of the 64 ABA sections, divisions, and forums. In this round robin format, each guest makes a two minute pitch explaining how law students can benefit from...||10/8/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBARBRI’s Richard Conviser on the Bar Exam||Richard Conviser joins hosts Fabiani Duarte and Madison Burke for a discussion about the history of BARBRI, why it was founded, and how it continues to help law students pass the most important exam of their career.||10/8/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat is the ABA Law Student Division?||In this extended-play first episode of ABA Law Student Podcast, we start with an interview of our two hosts (Fabiani Duarte and Madison Burke) before cutting to their first episode recorded at the ABA Annual Meeting in Chicago. While there, they...||10/6/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
Great resource for law students
Law students or those interested in law school should subscribe!
great show for law students or anyone thinking about law school
I'm very excited for this show. The hosts are engaging, funny and have great guests. This is a must for all law students and anyone thinking about the LSAT or attending law school.
Great Resource for Law Students!
With interesting and impressive guests this podcast provides law students (and those interested in becoming law students) with a breadth and depth of information to help them succeed as law students and young lawyers. It also provides information and access to the unparalleled services and programs of the ABA with inside scoops you can't find anywhere else!
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