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December 28, 2020

NPR’s Nina Totenberg Discusses Our Impact

LEAP is honored to be featured in a Law section cover story by Marisa Manzi and Nina Totenberg on NPR.org. The article discussed the deep need for law school diversity…
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November 9, 2020

How to Manage Stress as a Law Student and Practicing Attorney

LEAP Mentor and Reed Smith Associate Lavinia Osilesi has learned to manage stress well during her time as a lawyer. Below, read her top recommendations that anyone can implement to…
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October 12, 2020

LEAP Mentor Spotlight

The LEAP fellowship program employs a unique dual mentoring approach. Each Fellow is paired with both a current law student and a practicing attorney. Below, get to know three of…
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July 24, 2020

Job Searches for Law Students During a Pandemic

We are 4 months into mask wearing, constant hand washing, and social distancing. With all of these changes, sometimes it’s hard to figure out how to job search during a…