OSCAR chances?

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OSCAR chances?

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Re: OSCAR chances?

Post by The Lsat Airbender » Sat May 16, 2020 1:35 am

Middle-third at a T20 with no law review is an extreme long shot, sorry. Your softs are interesting enough that you might not be a complete dead letter, but that only matters if people pull your resume in the first place.

I would focus on other things for now and maybe take another look at clerking after better 3L grades and biglaw.

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Re: OSCAR chances?

Post by Anonymous User » Sat May 16, 2020 11:12 am

From my understanding of the common wisdom, you're not going to have a good shot just by relying on OSCAR. Professor calls or other personal ties may help get your resume examined - but even then your stats will be competing with many other law students with better grades who also have your softs. I agree with the person who says to focus on grades in 3L.

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Re: OSCAR chances?

Post by Anonymous User » Sat May 16, 2020 5:16 pm

OP here, thanks for the feedback. That's what I expected. Might still send out apps for the hell of it but not expecting to even be interviewed.

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