FSU Law Externships

“Well, what do you want to do with your law degree?” One of the most commonly asked questions to law students and aspiring law students alike. And the truth is, not everyone knows the answer. I would venture to say that in my experience, most people don’t know the answer. Here’s your reminder that that’s … Continue reading FSU Law Externships

Should I Live Alone in Law School or Get Roommates?

In my case, I have to answer “both.” It was April 2020. I had been relegated to my parents’ couch since the notorious spring break that turned into a remote semester occurred. I was on track to graduate at the end of that summer, and in the face of looming uncertainty… I decided to go … Continue reading Should I Live Alone in Law School or Get Roommates?

How Getting Involved in Law School Helps Your Body and Mind

The suggestion, “You should get involved when you get to law school,” sounds like a trap, right? It sounds like a recommendation that is totally without merit (“Don’t you know how hard law school is, Mom?”), or a tactic among laser-focused students to try to distract other students. But the truth is that the individuals … Continue reading How Getting Involved in Law School Helps Your Body and Mind

Why You Should Visit a Law School Before Making a Decision – and What to Look For

When searching for the perfect law school for you, campus visits are crucial! Visiting a law school will give you the best sense of how you fit into the community and possibly new city you are moving to. A visit will give you an idea of what the students, faculty, and facilities of your prospective … Continue reading Why You Should Visit a Law School Before Making a Decision – and What to Look For

Experience With Clinics

One of the best parts about Florida State University College of Law is that students have the opportunity to engage in real legal work outside of the classroom. Our Public Interest Law Center at FSU Law is dedicated to serving underrepresented groups by providing legal services, specifically through the Farmworker and Immigration Rights Clinic. In … Continue reading Experience With Clinics