About Justine Huang

Justine is a 1L at USC Gould School of Law interested in energy and environmental law. She grew up in Orange County, California and graduated with an economics degree from Wellesley College, where she played on the tennis team. Prior to law school, she worked at an environmental consulting firm. In her free time, Justine enjoys playing the piano, traveling, and hiking.

3 Things I Learned From Writing My Personal Statement

3 Things I Learned From Writing My Personal StatementThis week we welcome 1L Justine Huang to talk about the process of writing her personal statement.

If you are applying to law school for the next cycle, chances are you’re working through or putting the finishing touches on your personal statement. For me, the personal statement was one of the most difficult things I have ever done, but I can now appreciate the process as a continuous lifelong journey of growth and self-reflection. Here are three things I learned from the writing process.

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Misconceptions About Law School: What Law School Is Really About

Misconceptions About Law School: What Law School Is Really AboutThis week we hear from law student Justine Huang about what she’s learned in her first semester of law school about what law school really is.

The main expectation I had going into law school was that it was going to be a lot of reading. While that turned out to be true, life as a law school student wasn’t exactly as I had imagined. Having been through one semester of law school, I hope to give you a sense of what 1L year is like.

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