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Aug 2, 2023

Welcome to the Law School Toolbox podcast for our special series on starting off on the right foot in law school! In today's episode, we're exploring the unique aspects of Legal Research and Writing, a critical first-year law school class.

In this episode we discuss:

  • The key differences between Legal Research and Writing and your other 1L classes
  • Tips for doing well in Legal Research and Writing class
  • The types of assignments you'll see in a typical LRW class
  • Sources of law that you'll be using
  • Knowing when you're finished with your legal research

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Alison & Lee