Posted by Ann Levine | March 3, 2010
This post is geared toward current 1Ls thinking about applying to other schools for their 2L year, but it is also a good thing for 0Ls to keep in mind as they choose where to attend this year.
Here’s a great introduction to the pros and cons of transferring law schools and issues to consider.
Here is a very detailed analysis by one person who transferred from Loyola-LA to Boalt - it has a lot of details but I haven’t checked these facts so read it with a grain of salt.
Here are previous posts of mine on the subject of transferring law schools: (Read the comments on these too – lots of good info there)
More on Transferring Law Schools (beware law school policies discouraging transfers!)
If you’re planning to apply to transfer after your 1L year and you’re looking for help, please contact me. I do work with transfer applicants and am happy to create packages specific for your needs.
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