Ann Levine

Ann Levine

Law School Expert, Inc. empowers and educates prospective law students about everything related to law school admission and the law school decision. Ann Levine,
Ann Levine

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Law School Expert, Inc. empowers and educates prospective law students about everything related to law school admission and the law school decision. Ann Levine, chief consultant and president, is the author of The Law School Admission Game (Amazon's bestselling law school guidebook) and The Law School Decision Game. The Law School Expert Blog is read by nearly 200,000 law school applicants each year.

Link: www.blogtalkradio.com/ann-levine

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Education

Episodes

What to Do AFTER the LSAT Prep Course?

Sep 18, 2013 00:33:00

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You've taken the requisite LSAT prep course and now you don't know what else you can do to improve your score. Here's where I bring in LSAT tutor John Rood, president of Next Step Test Prep. We are going to talk about how to improve your LSAT score after you're done with your LSAT prep class: 1. What to do when you've already taken tons of practice tests? 2. Where should you spend your time in order to get the biggest increase in your score? 3. How to know whether a tutor can help you and what to expect from an LSAT tutor? 4. How likely is it that you can raise your score 5+ points when your LSAT prep course is over. Join us and chat questions live!  

The LSAT: A 30-Day Plan

Sep 4, 2013 00:33:00

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Ann Levine, law school admission consultant and owner of LawSchoolExpert, will be talking with Matt Sherman of ManhattanLSAT about what law school applicants should be doing in the 30 days before the LSAT. With the October LSAT around the corner, how should you be spending your time? How many practice LSAT tests should you be taking? How much can you expect your LSAT score to increase in the next month? Matt and Ann will answer all of these questions and more in this 30 minute podcast. You will be able to chat questions live.

Law School Personal Statement Tips

May 8, 2013 00:17:00

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Ann Levine, law school admission consultant and author of The Law School Admission Game, reads an excerpt from the soon-to-be released Second Edition of The Law School Admission Game: Play Like an Expert. In this 15-minute podcast, she will answer the following questions: What is a law school personal statement?What are the law schools looking for in a personal statement?Can I use the same essay for every law school I apply to?How long should my law school personal statement be? How should I decide what to write about in my personal statement?How should I get started?

Law School Admission Strategy: Session 3

May 2, 2013 00:33:00

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Law school admission consultant Ann Levine of www.lawschoolexpert.com, and LSAT tutor Nathan Fox, will answer questions and provide advice and strategy for one lucky law school applicant currently studying for the LSAT. Stay tuned for advice on law school applications and LSAT preparation!

Law School Admission Strategy: Session 2

Apr 17, 2013 00:33:00

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Law school admission consultant Ann Levine and LSAT instructor Nathan Fox will offer words of wisdom to someone studying for the June LSAT and applying to law school this fall. Tune in for a 30-minute no-holds-barred law school advice session. This law school applicant is biracial, transferred undergraduate schools and was a college athlete. Listen in as Ann tears apart her resume and Nathan coaches her through Logic Games. Ann also gives tips on law school interviews.

Law School Admission Strategy: Session 1

Apr 4, 2013 00:34:00

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Ann Levine, law school admission consultant and author of The Law School Admission Game, and Nathan Fox of FoxTestPrep.com, will help a struggling law school applicant make decisions and strategize about how to present herself in the admission process.  Mer is a law school applicant with 1-2 years of work experience in a non-law related field.  She worked throughout college so her college GPA is lackluster and she is struggling with the LSAT. She wants to attend a law school on scholarship. Listen in as Ann helps her through a personal statement topic and Nathan walks her through preparing for the June LSAT.

How Recent Law Grads Found Their Jobs

Oct 18, 2012 00:47:00

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Ann Levine, law school admission consultant and author of The Law School Decision Game: A Playbook for Prospective Lawyers, will interview four newly licensed (and employed!) lawyers about how they got their jobs and what they learned through the experience. Participants represent one Top10 school attendee, one Top 14, and two Top 100 schools in various locations around the U.S. They are employed in government and private law firm positions.  This podcast is for current and prospective law students curious about how they should spend their time during law school to maximize their chances of finding a great job upon graduation, and how much it matters where you choose to attend law school.

Strategies for Taking the LSAT....Again

Jul 13, 2012 00:48:00

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Retaking the LSAT in October after a June LSAT score that didn't get the job done? Tune in for Law School Expert's podcast featuring Noah Teitelbaum from Manhattan Prep, John Rood from Next Step Test Prep, and Rob Tauer from LSAT Freedom. Get tips on re-taking the LSAT: How to approach it differently this time to get different (better!) results on test day.

LSAT Study Plans for June and October

Mar 1, 2012 00:33:00

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Ann Levine, of LawSchoolExpert.com and author of The Law School Admission Game: Play Like an Expert and The Law School Decision Game: A Playbook for Prospective Lawyers, interviews John Rood of Next Step Test Prep, an LSAT tutoring company.  Topics will include: What you should be doing to prepare for the June 2012 LSAT How to decide whether to wait for the October 2012 LSAT What you should be doing now for the October 2012 LSAT Why tutoring might be a better option than a traditional prep course How many practice LSAT exams you should be taking to be fully prepared  Everything you need to do to perform your best on your LSAT test day and how to know if you are ready

The Future of Legal Education: A Dean's Perspective

Feb 28, 2012 00:33:00

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Ann Levine, law school admission consultant and owner of Law School Expert, interviews Jim Chen, Dean and Professor of Law at Brandeis School of Law at the University of Louisville. They will discuss why law school is so expensive, whether it's worth getting a law degree outside of the Top 14, what law schools are doing to change with the times, and what's important in choosing a law school.

The February LSAT: Everything You Need to Know

Jan 5, 2012 00:47:00

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Ann Levine, Chief Consultant and President of Law School Expert (and author of two law school guidebooks), will chat with Nathan Fox of Fox Test Prep (author of Cheating the LSAT) about the February LSAT. Topics will include: Is February too late for this admission cycle? What about rolling admissions?  What happens if you've already applied to law schools and you  retake the LSAT in February? What's different about the February LSAT? Based on history, what can we predict for this February's LSAT test? What should you be doing in the next 4 weeks to maximize your LSAT score?

Prepare for Law School and Your Legal Career NOW!

Jul 1, 2011 00:33:00

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Ann Levine, Law School Expert blogger and law school admission consultant will interview Spencer Marc Aronfeld, author of "Make it Your Own Law Firm" about his new book and his career as a personal injury lawyer who started his own law firm almost right out of law school. Don't miss his tips for what you can do before law school - and during law school - to maximize your chances of building a career for yourself immediately after law school graduation.

Financial Aid Issues for Law Students

Apr 15, 2011 00:18:00

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Ann Levine of LawSchoolExpert.com interviews Heather Jarvis of Student Loan Ranger, is a former capital criminal defense attorney who now helps student loan borrowers make better decisions. Learn the major issues you should be aware of before taking on student loan debt and how to decide between law schools based on the money being offered.

Should I Go To Law School: The $100,000 Gamble

Mar 30, 2011 00:33:00

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Ann Levine, of LawSchoolExpert.com, interviews Derek S. Roberti, PhD, JD about his new book "Should I Go To Law School: The $100,000 Gamble." Derek shares his experiences as a graduate of Stanford Law School who decided not to practice law. He and Ann discuss the financial and personal characteristics law school applicants should consider before deciding to attend law school. This is a vital discussion for anyone who is even thinking about going to law school in the next few months or even in the next few years.

Job Prospects and Law School Rankings

Feb 28, 2011 00:48:00

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Law School Expert and admission consultant Ann Levine will speak with current students at Bay Area law schools spanning the U.S. News Rankings of law schools (including Golden Gate, USF, Hastings and Berkeley). Hear how they view their job prospects and what they and their peers are doing to find summer employment in the legal field.

How to Get Hired as a Rookie Attorney

Nov 18, 2010 00:33:00

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Law School Expert Ann Levine, author of "The Law School Admission Game: Play Like an Expert" will interview a panel of hiring partners and recruiting managers at law firms throughout the country, in various legal fields. Topics will include what law students can do to distinguish themselves and improve their chances for gaining employment post-graduation, and what the outlook is for legal employment for recent law grads.

LSAT Prep Options at Every Price: What you need to know

Sep 16, 2010 00:47:00

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Panelists will include representatives from LSATFreedom.com, CambridgeLSAT, and Simugator.com. We'll discuss LSAT prep in all of its glory, how to prepare for the test using the online options available today (at reasonable pricepoints!) and we'll learn about 3 LSAT prep options never before discussed on the Law School Expert Blog Talk Radio Show!

LSAT Prep Trends & Truisms

Aug 12, 2010 00:47:00

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Hear from online LSAT prep companies, tutors and study programs about LSAT apps for iPads, video games, and online classes and tutoring to ind out the latest and greatest (and lamest?) in all things LSAT Prep.

The Law School Application Timeline: Getting Started

Jun 18, 2010 00:30:00

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Law School Admission Expert Ann Levine, author of "The Law School Admission Game: Play Like An Expert" will walk June and October 2010 LSAT takers through setting up an ideal timeline for each piece of the law school application process.

Is Law School Worth the Sacrifice?

May 12, 2010 00:47:00

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Should you go to law school? It's expensive. Is the payoff (in terms of salary) worthwhile? This Law School Expert Blog Talk Radio Show will feature recent law school graduates from Top 10, Top 20, Top 30 and 4th Tier schools. Let's talk about job prospects and whether these law school graduates believe their investment will pay off.

Choosing the Right Law School for You: Ranking isn't Everything

Jan 26, 2010 00:47:00

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Law School Expert, admission consultant Ann Levine, will be interviewing 5 people who graduated from law school 10 years ago to talk about why they chose their law schools. You be the judge of the US News Rankings of Law Schools and whether these graduates of Yale Law, NYU Law, Santa Clara Law, the University of Miami School of Law, and California Western School of Law created viable careers because of or in spite of their law school's ranking. Learn about why they chose their law schools and how they each built successful and rewarding careers as attorneys, and how their law schools prepared them (or didn't!) for success.

Application Timeline for December LSAT Takers

Dec 8, 2009 00:17:00

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Did you just take the December LSAT and you're planning to get your law school applications together in the month of December? These tips for a timeline will help!

How to Choose an LSAT Prep Course

Oct 8, 2009 00:47:00

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Law School admission consultant Ann Levine, Esq. interviews the CEOs of two new additions to the world of LSAT prep courses - AltasLSAT and Knewton - to provide information about what's most important in preparing for the LSAT and how to choose the course that's right for you.

Tips for Non-Traditional Law School Applicants

Aug 14, 2009 00:32:00

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Ann Levine, law school admission consultant and author of "The Law School Admission Game: Play Like an Expert" interviews a panel of three non-traditional law school applicants about their experiences while trying to gain admission to law school

What I Wish I'd Known Before Applying to Law School

Aug 4, 2009 00:32:00

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Ann Levine hosts a panel of entering first year law students who will be sharing their experiences as a law school applicant and sharing what they learned about the law school admission process. If hindsight is 20/20, this show will provide Fall 2010 admission cycle applicants with help making decisions in the coming months.

Success in Law School & Beyond

Jun 9, 2009 00:32:00

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Ann Levine, law school admission consultant and author of "The Law School Admission Game: Play Like an Expert" interviews Kevin Houchin, Esq. about his book: "Fuel the Spark: 5 Guiding Values for Success in Law School & Beyond."

Last Minute Tips for LSAT Takers

Jun 2, 2009 00:47:00

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Join Ann Levine, author of "The Law School Admission Game: Play Like an Expert" as she talks with a panel of LSAT tutors about strategies for test day before the June 8, 2009 LSAT.

Law School Expert

May 12, 2009 00:17:00

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Law school admission consultant, Ann Levine, is the author of "The Law School Admission Game: Play Like an Expert." Her pre-law advice blog is read by 100,000 law school hopefuls each year.

Interview with Law School Admission Book Author

May 9, 2009 00:17:00

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Wei Wang, perspective law school applicant, interviews law school admission consultant Ann K. Levine. Ms. Levine is the author of "The Law School Admission Game: Play Like an Expert" available this May.