Brooklyn Law School Class of 2012

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Brooklyn Law School Class of 2012

Post by ResIpsaLoquitur » Thu Mar 05, 2009 10:08 pm

hey.

anyone else?

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Re: Brooklyn Law School Class of 2012

Post by AbsolutLax » Thu Mar 05, 2009 10:13 pm

Get out while you still can!

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Re: Brooklyn Law School Class of 2012

Post by ResIpsaLoquitur » Thu Mar 05, 2009 10:19 pm

AbsolutLax wrote:Get out while you still can!
Hey and I bet you got into a T-14 (25?) school and think that everything else is crap. I did not ask for your judgment on Brooklyn Law, nothing in this thread screams "hey if you dont go here come on in and shit on this school--and the students who attend just so you can get off on being so damn smart." Are you in the BLS Class of 2012, oh you're not? Leave.

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Re: Brooklyn Law School Class of 2012

Post by AbsolutLax » Thu Mar 05, 2009 10:20 pm

Haha, I think we got off on the wrong foot. I actually like Brooklyn Law. I think they have a ton of potential, especially as the area becomes more popular. I think Cardozo is overrated and will probably drop in the rankings. Look for BLS to move up. Congrats

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Re: Brooklyn Law School Class of 2012

Post by ResIpsaLoquitur » Thu Mar 05, 2009 10:23 pm

AbsolutLax wrote:Haha, I think we got off on the wrong foot. I actually like Brooklyn Law. I think they have a ton of potential, especially as the area becomes more popular. I think Cardozo is overrated and will probably drop in the rankings. Look for BLS to move up. Congrats
Wrong foot indeed. If you were trying to be funny or sarcastic. I am sorry, sometimes the stuff gets lost in the vastness of the intertubes, i mean net. I just get sick of the people who sit and TTT BLS just b/c they have some misguided view that we all think we are some how going to land the best job on earth. To those people I say I am smart enough to read about it myself.

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Re: Brooklyn Law School Class of 2012

Post by chris888777 » Thu Mar 05, 2009 10:26 pm

Although I probably will not attend Brooklyn, I think its a fine school and I'm sure you will have plently of great opportunities after graduation.

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Re: Brooklyn Law School Class of 2012

Post by ResIpsaLoquitur » Thu Mar 05, 2009 10:28 pm

chris888777 wrote:Although I probably will not attend Brooklyn, I think its a fine school and I'm sure you will have plently of great opportunities after graduation.

Best of Luck

Thanks. I wish you luck where ever it is you go.
I certainly hope so, I plan on working my ass off to try and make sure of that. Either way, there is no guarantee of anything. Im just going to do my work as best as I can, and in the end hopefully it will pay off.

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Re: Brooklyn Law School Class of 2012

Post by chris888777 » Thu Mar 05, 2009 11:29 pm

The main problem with Brooklyn stems from the fact that its a regional school in an extremely competitive region. However, Brooklyn has a very accomplished student body and an amazing facutly. Most employers in New York recognize this and many doors will open for you. That said, its necessary to graduate fairly high in your class if you want a chance at Big Law, Clerkships, etc..
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Re: Brooklyn Law School Class of 2012

Post by ResIpsaLoquitur » Thu Mar 05, 2009 11:42 pm

that is true.
so many kids take for granted that they think they could be in the top 20% or w/e, but im just happy with working my ass off.

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Re: Brooklyn Law School Class of 2012

Post by legends159 » Thu Mar 05, 2009 11:48 pm

ResIpsaLoquitur wrote:
AbsolutLax wrote:Get out while you still can!
Hey and I bet you got into a T-14 (25?) school and think that everything else is crap. I did not ask for your judgment on Brooklyn Law, nothing in this thread screams "hey if you dont go here come on in and shit on this school--and the students who attend just so you can get off on being so damn smart." Are you in the BLS Class of 2012, oh you're not? Leave.
While we are in TOP-LAW-SCHOOL.com I think it is still important to recognize that not everyone will be going to one but still want to find an internet community to discuss their school and I agree that it is not necessary to dump on a school just b/c you think you're too entitled to ever go there.

However, with that said, it is still important to recognize how difficult it is to get biglaw out of BLS. But that is not meant to dump on BLS, it is to educate with statistics instead of bro-say.

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Re: Brooklyn Law School Class of 2012

Post by ResIpsaLoquitur » Fri Mar 06, 2009 12:44 am

legends159 wrote:
ResIpsaLoquitur wrote:
AbsolutLax wrote:Get out while you still can!
Hey and I bet you got into a T-14 (25?) school and think that everything else is crap. I did not ask for your judgment on Brooklyn Law, nothing in this thread screams "hey if you dont go here come on in and shit on this school--and the students who attend just so you can get off on being so damn smart." Are you in the BLS Class of 2012, oh you're not? Leave.
While we are in TOP-LAW-SCHOOL.com I think it is still important to recognize that not everyone will be going to one but still want to find an internet community to discuss their school and I agree that it is not necessary to dump on a school just b/c you think you're too entitled to ever go there.

However, with that said, it is still important to recognize how difficult it is to get biglaw out of BLS. But that is not meant to dump on BLS, it is to educate with statistics instead of bro-say.
AbsolutLax wrote:
Haha, I think we got off on the wrong foot. I actually like Brooklyn Law. I think they have a ton of potential, especially as the area becomes more popular. I think Cardozo is overrated and will probably drop in the rankings. Look for BLS to move up. Congrats


Wrong foot indeed. If you were trying to be funny or sarcastic. I am sorry, sometimes the stuff gets lost in the vastness of the intertubes, i mean net. I just get sick of the people who sit and TTT BLS just b/c they have some misguided view that we all think we are some how going to land the best job on earth. To those people I say I am smart enough to read about it myself.

Thank you.


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Re: Brooklyn Law School Class of 2012

Post by dan123456 » Fri Mar 06, 2009 4:51 pm

I believe most, including myself, are waiting for Brooklyn to make scholarship decisions before deciding.

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Re: Brooklyn Law School Class of 2012

Post by LegalPink » Fri Mar 06, 2009 4:55 pm

as soon as i get that e-mail congratulating me on my acceptance, i will gladly join this thread. until then, congrats, i am extremely jealous.

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Re: Brooklyn Law School Class of 2012

Post by kbigs » Fri Mar 06, 2009 4:55 pm

dan123456 wrote:I believe most, including myself, are waiting for Brooklyn to make scholarship decisions before deciding.
ding, ding, ding.

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Re: Brooklyn Law School Class of 2012

Post by wrightstuff » Fri Mar 06, 2009 5:23 pm

kbigs wrote:
dan123456 wrote:I believe most, including myself, are waiting for Brooklyn to make scholarship decisions before deciding.
ding, ding, ding.
+1

is anybody attending the reception on the 18th?

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Re: Brooklyn Law School Class of 2012

Post by kbigs » Fri Mar 06, 2009 6:07 pm

wrightstuff wrote:
kbigs wrote:
dan123456 wrote:I believe most, including myself, are waiting for Brooklyn to make scholarship decisions before deciding.
ding, ding, ding.
+1

is anybody attending the reception on the 18th?
free booze, and a chance to schmooze? sign me up.

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Re: Brooklyn Law School Class of 2012

Post by ResIpsaLoquitur » Wed Mar 25, 2009 12:41 pm

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Re: Brooklyn Law School Class of 2012

Post by speedystan » Thu Mar 26, 2009 11:53 pm

I think I am leaning this direction.

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Re: Brooklyn Law School Class of 2012

Post by ResIpsaLoquitur » Fri Mar 27, 2009 10:25 am

yay.

what are you choosing btwn?

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Re: Brooklyn Law School Class of 2012

Post by scaredstiff165 » Fri Mar 27, 2009 10:54 am

I still haven't heard back from them! I applied in late November! ARGH!

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Re: Brooklyn Law School Class of 2012

Post by Tee » Thu Apr 02, 2009 6:00 am

submitted my deposit yesterday... brooklyn here i come!

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Re: Brooklyn Law School Class of 2012

Post by ResIpsaLoquitur » Thu Apr 02, 2009 7:46 am

Tee wrote:submitted my deposit yesterday... brooklyn here i come!
looks like its you and me!! congrats!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Re: Brooklyn Law School Class of 2012

Post by SpAcEmAn SpLiFF » Thu Apr 02, 2009 11:36 am

anyone know the best way to give the school a visit? should i just call? i am giving them serious consideration...

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Re: Brooklyn Law School Class of 2012

Post by dan123456 » Thu Apr 02, 2009 1:22 pm

SpAcEmAn SpLiFF wrote:anyone know the best way to give the school a visit? should i just call? i am giving them serious consideration...
Just give them a call and they will set you up with a tour and all that fun stuff.

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