Desert Fox wrote:Nekrowizard wrote:Desert Fox wrote:I had a friend who studied 18 hours a day Nov-Test. No joke. Got straight Bs.
Do you think it would've helped him all that much to study 18 hours a day Aug-Test?
Probably not, no. But if he had studied 12 hours a day it could have been worse. He didn't get any B- and that is probably because all teh studing.
18 hours is excessive and inefficient - his burning out probably played a role in his processing ability which led to his underachieving
I would think studying for law school exams is no different than preparing for the LSAT in terms of the quality and amount of work you need to put in; what matters, I think, is whether you study efficiently + have a good grasp on how to take a law school exam (apply the law to facts, spot the issues and analyze - admittedly, easier said than done).