A Beginner's Guide to Legal Education

Professor James R. Elkins
College of Law, West Virginia University


Law School Examinations: Preparation

Outlining and Exam Preparation
Professor Barbara Glesner Fines, UMKC, School of Law

Exam Taking Tips
Professor Ray Moses

Closed Book Law School Exam Preparation Tips

Confronting Your Final Exam--Torts
Carolyn Nygren, excerpt, Starting Off Right in Torts (1998)

Using Professor's Old Exams to Prepare
Carolyn Nygren

Examination Preparation Resources
New York Law School

Law School Exams
University of Washington School of Law

Additional Sources: Kenney Hegland, Introduction to the Study and Practice of Law 112-149 (St. Paul: West Publishing Co., 2nd ed., 1995); John Delaney, How to Do Your Best on Law School Exams (Bogota, New Jersey: J. Delaney Publishing, rev. ed., 1988); Richard Michael Fischl & Jeremy Paul, Getting to Maybe: How to Excel on Law School Exams (Durham, North Carolina: Carolina Academic Press,1999)