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Jan 13, 2020

Welcome back to the Law School Toolbox podcast! Today, we're talking with Hafsa Mansoor -- one of the creators of FirstGenJD -- about thriving in law school as a first-generation law student.

In this episode we discuss:

  • Hafsa's background and the mission of FirstGenJD
  • Challenges that first-gen law students can face
  • How common is impostor syndrome?
  • Balancing being authentic with the conservative nature of a law career
  • Networking at events
  • Can the stereotype of what a lawyer looks like be broken?
  • The importance of diversity and inclusion in the law profession


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Alison & Lee