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What I Wish I Knew Before Starting Law School

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Is High Stress Really an Inevitable Part of the Law School Experience?

My first year of law school was one of the most stressful years of my life, and in retrospect, I don’t think it needed to be.

Now that I’m a few years out of law school, I can see in hindsight that a lot of my stress was the result of my…



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Benya Clark

I’m a lawyer turned writer from North Carolina. I write about sobriety, mental health, and more. Subscribe to my weekly newsletter at