Given that there is no “magic formula” for drafting the unicorn that is the perfect SoP, what I have decided to do instead is focus on some of the most common mistakes made while writing an SoP.
There are way too many factors to weigh and ensure that you get your money’s worth during the course and after the completion of the same. I am not sure if I have any life-altering advices, but there are a few things that I wish I did.
NYU has the best arbitration courses (both commercial and investment treaty) which I was looking for.
Prospective applicants exploring LL.M. options should take into account the overall academic reputation of the university (and not just the law school), and also be mindful of the significant benefits of the alumni networks available.
Toni M. Jaeger-Fine, Fordham School of Law, on the benefits of a foreign LLM, writing a good personal statement, and much more.
Ankit Sharma is an Indian law graduate who is currently pursuing an LL.M. from Cornell Law School
Nehaa Chaudhari is an LLM grad from Harvard Law School ('17). She shares tips on writing the personal statement, research assistantships, and more.
Personal statements are never the easiest things to draft. Nor, for that matter, are statements of purpose. In fact, when it comes to LLM admissions in particular, I have found that apart from actually selecting where to apply, it is these documents that can often take the most amount of effort. But, not to worry. … Continue reading Four great resources for writing a good Personal Statement