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Interested In Goign To Law School?
I Was Thinking About Minoring In Political Science Or Spanish. I'M Majoring In Business. Which Minor Do You Recommend If I Want To Go To Law School?
Law schools don't look for any particular major or minor at all--in fact, almost any academic subject is a fine choice when it comes to picking a major or minor that will look good on a law school application. Although there are certainly "traditional" subjects that students interested in eventually pursuing law undertake (economics, political science, history, etc.), there is no one "perfect" major or minor when it comes to preparing you for law school. There are some subjects (particularly those that aren't strongly academic, such as the arts) that may place you at a slight disadvantage but, even so, plenty of students in those fields get admitted to law school every year. My suggestion would be to minor in something that complements your major. For example, if you major in Business, minor in Economics; if you major in Spanish, minor in Literature. The primary concern should be to do something you love; the more you like it, the greater your chances of doing extremely well in school, which will translate to a high GPA, which will in turn increase your chances of admission.
Remember, though, that the key is not so much what you major or minor in but, rather, what you do during your college years, academically. Aim to do the following:
1. Pick a college major (and applicable minor) that will require a lot of reading- and research-intensive classes. This will not only prepare you for law classes (which themselves are incredibly research- and reading-heavy), but it will also demonstrate to law schools, when you apply, that you can handle the academic load of law school.
2. Keep an upward grade trend throughout college. This means that your grades either get stronger as you go through school, or start off strong and remain there for all 4 years of college. Most law schools will want to see GPAs of 3.5 or above (the closer you can get to a 4.0, the better). For Columbia Law, I would recommend that you try to keep your GPA at 3.8+.
3. Take a challenging class load: Intro classes are okay for freshman and (maybe) sophomore year of college, but once you get to junior and senior year, your focus should be on upper-level classes and seminars that allow you to really hone in and focus on your specific interests within the major. And, as always, keep your grades up throughout.
4. Establish rapport with your professors (particularly during your junior and senior years of college). You can do this by attending office hours, working for them as a research assistant, and talking to them after class. They will be the ones writing your letters of recommendation, and will only be able to write effective, overwhelmingly positive ones is if they have specific, anecdotal knowledge of you and can favorably compare you to other students in your class.
I hope this was helpful! Please let me know if I can answer any further questions. Best of luck!
Child Custody Advice!?
Well, I Have A Son, And He Is 17 Months Old, And I Was With The Father For 4 Years And One Year Of My Childs Life. We Split Up And Then My Life Completely Turned Around In The Wrong Direction. I Have Been Really Unstable Because My Family Isnt There For Me And Is Also Unstable. I Am Only 19 Making Minimum Wage And I Cant Afford My Own Place Right Now. We Went To Court Once And The Father Was Awarded With Primary Custody Temporarily Until I Got On My Feet. I Started Living With A Friend, Paying Rent, Paying For My Own Food And All Of That, And I Got My Son During Days Cause I Was Not Allowed To Have Him Over Nights Till The Court Saw That I Was Stable Enough To Have Him Over Nights. Everything Was Going Very Well Until My Roommate Found Out She Was Pregnant Again, And This Time With Twins,. And I Also Found Out They Were Doing Drugs In The House. So I Had To Get Out Of There, And Also It Was Too Much For My Friend For Me To Be There. So I Moved To My Mom And Stepdads House And They Are Known To Have A Very Unstable Relationship. They Got Into A Fight Tonight And He Threw Us All Out. I Am At My Boyfriends Freaking Out Cause I Have Court In 4 Days To Determine Custody Again. I Dont Have A Lawyer, And I Dont Have A Stable Place To Live. I Talked To My Step Dad And Im Going Over There To Talk More, I Dont Know If Anything Good Is Going To Come Out Of This But I Love My Son More Than Anything And I Have Always Been There For Him And I Only Want Whats Best. And I Wanna Be Whats Best So Bad, But Right Now Im Not. I Need To Work My Hardest To Get On My Feet. I Just Need Advice On What To Do... And If Anyone Has Been In This Situation, Please Tell Me What Happened. I Am Breaking Down Feeling Like I Am Losing The One Person That Means The Most To Me. I Love And Need My Son More Than Anything In The World. I Cant Live With Myself If I Lose Him Anymore Than I Already Have, He Is The Only Family I Really Have. My Dads Not There Nor Any Of My Other Family. I Dont Know What To Do. Someone Please Give Me Good Advice...
Right now you are fighting a losing battle, its unlikely your visitation or custody arrangement will change in your favor.
You cannot provide a safe and stable home for your son since you do not have one and you know this. The best thing you can do for your son right now is leave him with his dad. Though it hurts you to be without him emotionally, you will be hurting him more if he is with you right now. Moving from place to place, not knowing where you will sleep or where your next meal is going to come from is not a stable childhood for any child.
Though you don't seem to have a good support system (family) its not their responsibility to provide for you or your son, its yours.
The best thing you can do for your son, is make a better life for yourself first. Get an education (get in school if you aren't now) and get a stable job where you can provide for him and work with his father on visitation until then. There are lots of young parents who have rough starts, you can go to work, school and be a parent at the same time, many before you have done it and many after you will.
There are lots of programs out there to help with schooling. You likely qualify for grants or if you need to get student loans. Student loans can defer payments until after you graduate, however if ultimately needs to be paid back. With no education and minimum wage jobs you will have no more in life than you do right now and your son will suffer because of that.
This is where as a parent, you need to do what is best for your son instead of what you like the best, you need to put his needs first. Right now, with you is not what is best for him. Its quite rare a mother loses custody unless there are some dire circumstances or the court sees them as unfit or they can't provide a safe environment for the child.
Once you are on your feet and fully self supporting, peition the court for shared custody. Until then, work with his father to co-parent and it will make visitation easier.
How Much Do International Divorce Lawyers Cost?
My Friend Needs A Divorce To A Woman That He Married In Canada ..He Now Lives In The Us And Needs To Divorce Her. How Much Would The Papers Cost .And How Much Will The Attorney Cost... Please And Thank You!
The average divorce costs $20,000 in lawyer and court fees. While there are do-it-yourself divorce kits, they are not always recommended in situations where custody and property distribution are disputed. A reputable divorce lawyer will cost at least $75 an hour. They may also ask for a retainer fee, which can be anywhere from a few hundred to thousands or even tens of thousands of dollars.
How To Find Out If A Lawyer Has Been Brought Up On Charges With The Macomb County Bar Association?
State Of Michigan
It is unlikely that a lawyer would be brought up on charges before a county bar association. More likely the complaint (unless a very informal one, leading to mediation and not sanctions) would be brought before the Attorney Discipline Board: http://www.michbar.org/professional/disc...
Normally, actions of state boards are published, often online. Do a Google search or look at the link above. Note that judges can impose or recommend discipline based on misconduct during trials.
((The other two answers above make no sense, given what I have just said. The link above leads to three relevant sites:
* Attorney Discipline Board
* Attorney Grievance Commission
* Judicial Tenure Commission ))
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Anyone Want To Offer Me Free Legal Advice?
My Sister And I Live In Different States. My Sister And Her Husband Put My Mother In A Nursing Home, Without My Consent, And Forging My Signature, So I Would Foot The Bill. Mom Died Three Months Later. Two Years After The Fact, The Nursing Home Is Sending Me Threatening Letters For Payment. The Curious Thing Is, That While They Are Sending The Letters To My Home, The Letters Themselves Begin Dear(My Sister'S Name). My Sister Lives In The State Where The Home Is Located. A Lawyer I Spoke To, Said I Have Nothing To Worry About. But Since It Involves Medicare, I Fear The Home May Turn The Matter Over To The Government. Any Solid Advice, Would Be Greatly Appreciated
It sounds as though your signature was forged and your sister also claimed to reside at your current address. The fact that a contract with the home was made under several falsehoods, you should be able to defer some or all of the financial responsibilities to your sister. If the nursing home contract was one that had to be signed at the nursing home, then they may be negligent in allowing for your signature to be forged.
It sounds as though you have a good case to support your position of absolution of responsibility, but also a complicated case. It sounds as though you should hire a lawyer to handle your case because of the level of difficulty involved. You will need to get signed affidavits from the nursing home about who they think signed the contract. You may need to subpeona your sister and her husband to testify as to their actions involved in the matter. Honestly, there are alot of angles to play and explore - which is why you need a lawyer. Good luck!
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