Should You Do a Law School Admissions Interview?

In this podcast, Mike discusses the factors to consider when you receive an invitation to interview for a law school you’ve applied to. For a full transcript of this episode, please see our blog post: blog.spiveyconsulting.com/podcast-should-you-do-a-law-school-admissions-interview You can listen and subscribe to this podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, YouTube, SoundCloud, and Google Podcasts — just… Continue reading Should You Do a Law School Admissions Interview?

What Makes for a Successful Law School Interview?

In this episode, Mike has a conversation with our consultant Karen Buttenbaum (former Director of Admissions at Harvard Law School) about how to prepare for law school admissions interviews, best practices, common pitfalls, and other advice for the interviewing process. You can listen and subscribe to this podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, YouTube, SoundCloud, and… Continue reading What Makes for a Successful Law School Interview?

Introduction to Law School Character & Fitness

In this video, Spivey Consulting law school admissions consultants Karen Buttenbaum (former Director of Admissions at Harvard Law School), Danielle Early (also formerly of Harvard Law), Nathan Neely (formerly of University of Houston Law and UNLV Law), and Mike Spivey (formerly of Vanderbilt, WUSTL, and U Colorado law schools) discuss the basics of the character… Continue reading Introduction to Law School Character & Fitness

Top 5 Tips for Law School Scholarship Negotiation

In this video, Spivey Consulting Group Partner Derek Meeker, former University of Pennsylvania Law School Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid, discusses his top 5 tips for how to successfully negotiate law school scholarships! Please leave a comment if you have any questions, and as always, feel free to reach out to us at info@spiveyconsulting.com… Continue reading Top 5 Tips for Law School Scholarship Negotiation

"Safety Schools" & Making a Law School Backup Plan

In this episode, Mike and our consultant Danielle Early (former Associate Director of Admissions at Harvard Law School) talk about safety schools and backup plans. How do you choose the right range of schools where your worst-case scenario is an outcome you can live with? For some that might be a law school where they’re… Continue reading "Safety Schools" & Making a Law School Backup Plan

9 Biggest Law School Application Resume Mistakes

In this video, Danielle Early, Spivey Consulting Group Partner and former admissions officer at Harvard Law School, discusses some of the biggest mistakes you can make in your law school application resume. If you enjoyed this video, please like and subscribe — we’ll be putting out videos on all sorts of law school admissions topics… Continue reading 9 Biggest Law School Application Resume Mistakes