Dating someone in law school
And although we’re both lawyers, we practice in different areas so it’s interesting to hear about his day.” Courtney works for Mc Elroy Deutsch Mulvaney & Carpenter in commercial litigation and Jerry works for Connell Foley in Roseland, doing aviation and environmental defense work.The couple had this advice for other law school sweethearts.“When we first began classes, we didn’t want everyone to know that we were a couple so we sat apart and, like everyone else, tried to survive cold calls,” recalled Johnson.The couple admits they had a good-natured competitiveness in law school.In his spare time, Mc Clurg sings and plays guitar in Memphis rock rock bands.I bought this after reading 1𝐿 𝑜𝑓 𝑎 𝑅𝑖𝑑𝑒 by the same author to give to my girlfriend before I start law school.He's the author/editor of six books, including his popular law school prep book, 1L of a Ride: A Well-Traveled Professor's Roadmap to Success in the First Year of Law School (West 2d ed.2013), assigned as required or recommended reading at law schools throughout the country.
In addition to his scholarly writings, Mc Clurg is the editor of Lawhaha.com, an academically oriented legal humor blog, and for four years wrote a monthly humor column for the American Bar Association Journal, the magazine of the U. Mc Clurg has been interviewed and quoted as a legal expert by National Public Radio, Time, U. News and World Report, the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, and a long list of other media sources.
As 1L students, Kelly O’Connor and Jon Sandler had lockers near each other and even got into a heated debate in Professor Mark Weiner’s professional responsibility class, but it wasn’t until they worked together on voting rights case for the Constitutional Rights Clinic their second year that the two law students noticed each other.
“We connected, we became very friendly,” said Jon Sandler. She seemed so well put together and mature.” “He was so cute,” recalled Kelly.
Once their law school colleagues found out they were dating, the couple were nicknamed “Barack and Michelle” and friends predicted Jerry would propose to Courtney at law school graduation in May 2015.
But he waited until December to pop the question and the couple got married in November of 2016.
Professor Andrew Mc Clurg is a nationally and internationally recognized law professor.