United States Law/First Year Guide

1L is how lawyers and law students informally refer to the first year of the law school education. Law school education (full time) in the United States is typically 3 years. The first year courses are typically: Contracts, Torts, /Property, Civil Procedure, Criminal Law, and Legal Writing.

Subjects edit

Law Review edit

Books on Suceeding in Law School edit

Study Aids edit

Books on 1L experience edit

The Paper Chase edit

One L : The Turbulent True Story of a First Year at Harvard Law School edit