Getting into YLS is no easy feat. In The Best Book On Yale Law School Admissions, recent YLS graduate Kiel Brennan-Marquez gives readers candid and insightful advice for every step in the admissions process. From 'Why YLS?' to writing a personal essay and requesting letters of recommendation, each chapter explores the process. Drawing from his own experience as an applicant and student, Kiel offers readers actionable advice about how to nail the LSAT, write the perfect personal statement and essay, and make the most of your experience as a YLS student.
This book breaks down Kiel's own winning essay and personal statement, and guides readers through the drafting process. With advice on what style guides to read, what NOT to include, and a direct analysis of what you must include in your application and why, no stone is left unturned. Readers will leave with a deep understanding of the YLS application process from beginning to end. Wrapping up with personal stories, advice, and facts about YLS student life and New Haven, this book dives deep into admission and beyond.