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Law School can be a scary and challenging experience. However, hearing firsthand real advice can always make the process easier; Tune in to every Monday for an insider's perspective from Haylie and Samantha, two aspiring women, about their journeys to becoming Lawyers. Whether you are just starting out your legal journey, still considering if law school is for you, or simply want some lighthearted legal laughs, this is the podcast for you.

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Law School can be a scary and challenging experience. However, hearing firsthand real advice can always make the process easier; Tune in to every Monday for an insider's perspective from Haylie and Samantha, two aspiring women, about their journeys to becoming Lawyers. Whether you are just starting out your legal journey, still considering if law school is for you, or simply want some lighthearted legal laughs, this is the podcast for you.

    Empowering Encouragement: Big Sis' Pep Talk for Bar Exam Survivors

    Empowering Encouragement: Big Sis' Pep Talk for Bar Exam Survivors

    So, whether you passed (CONGRATS) or didn't pass the bar exam, this episode is for you. As two multiple attempt bar exam survivors, we have some sound advice for those of you that may have gotten some not-so-great news lately. 

    So, what do you do if you don't pass? Here is where to start: 

    1. Perspective is Key: Understand that failing the bar exam does not define your worth as a future lawyer. It's a challenging test, and many successful lawyers have faced setbacks along the way. Recognize that the exam is just one step in your journey to becoming a lawyer, and it does not reflect your intelligence or capability.

    2. Resilience is Vital: Developing resilience is crucial for aspiring lawyers facing the bar exam. If you don't pass on your first attempt, use it as an opportunity to strengthen your resolve and dedication. Learn from any mistakes, seek support from peers and mentors, and commit to a diligent study plan for your next attempt. Remember, many successful lawyers have faced setbacks before ultimately succeeding.

    3. Focus on Growth: Instead of dwelling on the disappointment of failure, focus on how you can grow from the experience. Analyze your performance, identify areas for improvement, and adjust your study strategies accordingly. Use the setback as motivation to work even harder and approach the exam with renewed determination. Each attempt is a chance to learn and grow as a future lawyer, bringing you closer to your goal of passing the bar exam.
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    What I would have told my younger self about "Lawyering"

    What I would have told my younger self about "Lawyering"

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    Advocating for Trauma Survivors w/ Micha Star Liberty

    Advocating for Trauma Survivors w/ Micha Star Liberty

    This week we chat with Micha Star Liberty, a dedicated lawyer specializing in sexual assault, harassment, and human trafficking cases, who is committed to advocating for survivors' rights and seeking justice. Through her firm, Liberty Law, she provides compassionate and strategic legal representation, emphasizing accountability for perpetrators and support for survivors. Ms. Liberty's extensive experience, coupled with her leadership roles in legal and political organizations, enhances her ability to navigate complex cases and expedite the legal process. Recognized for her advocacy, she has received numerous awards and accolades, demonstrating her unwavering dedication to her clients and the broader community. Beyond her legal practice, Ms. Liberty is involved in mediation, leadership consulting, and diversity, equity, and inclusion training, furthering her impact beyond the courtroom.

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    Where Criminal and Immigration Law meet: Crimigration with Edith Nazarian

    Where Criminal and Immigration Law meet: Crimigration with Edith Nazarian

    This week we chat with Edith Nazarian, a lawyer in California whose firm emphasizes personalized attention, experienced representation, and a commitment to helping clients navigate the complexities of the U.S. immigration system. 

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    Making Deals in Legal Tech with LinkSquares Legal Director, Ashlyn Donohue

    Making Deals in Legal Tech with LinkSquares Legal Director, Ashlyn Donohue

    Ashlyn Donohue is currently a Legal Director at Boston-based LinkSquares, Inc. Before this role, she was at HubSpot. Ashlyn also has prior experience in operations, with a focus on using data to drive actionable insights to improve operational efficiency and align cross-functional teams. Ashlyn received her Juris Doctor from Northeastern University School of Law.

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    The Ladies Chat: The Adjustment from Law School to Workin' World

    The Ladies Chat: The Adjustment from Law School to Workin' World

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Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
242 Ratings

242 Ratings

A DC Attorney ,

Excellent podcast!

This is such a great podcast! At this point, I’m law-adjacent, but I always enjoy the hosts’ insight on early careers in law. Definitely recommend to any law student or new attorney!

Yovana Lopez Medina ,

Love the Podcast!

Samantha and Haylie are awesome! Thank you for all the work that you ladies do and for sharing with the rest of us!

AnuSharma0716 ,

Best law school prep podcast!

I’ve been listening to the Ladies since they first aired in January 2020. They’ve been an integral part of my pre law prep process and I love the insight they provide on their show! Thanks 🙏🏻 for all you do, Ladies! 💕

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