Are you a new attorney? Welcome to the bar of the State of Ohio! As you embark on your legal career in this noble profession, here’s a checklist to help you get started.
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Case Western Reserve’s overhaul of how it prepares law students reaped impressive results this year, as its graduates posted a 93 percent passage rate on Ohio’s July bar examination.
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The Ohio Supreme Court today released the results of the July 2017 Ohio Bar Examination, which was administered in Columbus on July 25-27.
Of the 936 applicants who sat for the exam, ... Continue Reading →
Getting into law school was scary. Between the LSAT, waiting for results, and surviving the application process, the whole law school process tested your nerves. And now that you’re ... Continue Reading →
One of my first projects as a lawyer was to draft a Motion to Shorten Time.
I panicked. This was definitely not covered in law school. In hindsight, I should’ve asked for more instructions ... Continue Reading →
Even before she received her Toledo Law juris doctor degree on May 6, 2017, Maysaa Ouza ’17 had made legal history. Just before graduation, she was selected as a new U.S. Air Force ... Continue Reading →
Peter Louis is the son of Haitian immigrants, who grew up in a single-parent home in Brooklyn, New York. By the time he got to college, he knew he could help people by pursuing a career ... Continue Reading →
As a young man, just graduated from law school with a wife, a baby and a mortgage, Tim Malloy suddenly had to figure out a Plan B.
He had planned to practice law in downtown Chicago ... Continue Reading →
Sisters Lizbeth and Tammy Chavez have shared a lot through the years: a bedroom, a family car, the same undergraduate school and a major in social work. Come May 6, they’ll share ... Continue Reading →
If you are a new lawyer beginning your legal career, you will want to be sure you comply with the requirements of Rule 1.4 of the Ohio Rules of Professional Conduct that a lawyer must ... Continue Reading →