The study of law is not easy, to say the least. In fact, many attorneys will tell you that their law school experience was the most intellectually challenging time of their lives. Truth be told, the challenges are more than intellectual: you may occasionally find yourself stretched to your limit emotionally, as well. And, with long hours of study and more than a little stress, it can even take a physical toll.
Don't get me wrong. For all its rigor, law school also is an exciting time. The material is often as stimulating and fascinating as it is challenging, and there will be fewer moments more rewarding than when you are awarded your diploma at graduation. And remember: nothing worth achieving comes easy.
To help you through the rough patches and to keep you focused and engaged in the experience with your eyes on the ultimate prize, I offer you this admittedly eclectic collection of recommendations and tips: