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The Things Law School Really Prepares You For

Happy Halloween! This year, I contemplated dressing up as an enormous pile of student debt, but then I realized that would scare the parents more than the kids. I'll just be a zombie instead. I already have the dark circles anyway, may as well lay into it. 
I thought that life after law school was going to be different. You think of law school as this long line of hurdles and hoops you have to jump over and through and sometimes some of them are on fire and sometimes you're a little on fire, but it's all going to be okay because there's a finish line at the end and once you make it there you'll be fine.  But the truth is, law school just prepares you for what this lifestyle demands of you.  Take, for example, the fact that law school constantly tells you that you're not good enough. You don't know enough, you don't understand enough, and there is always going to be something that you forgot. In most people, this would instill such a feeling of inadequa…