Welcome to Cornell Law School! From August to May, your life will focus on seven subjects: Civil Procedure, Constitutional Law, Contracts, Criminal Law, Lawyering, Property, and Torts.
A. Where to Study?
2. Reading Room
B.Get to Know the First Year Subjects—from LII’s Wex:
4. Criminal Law
C. What Does That Word Mean?
1. Black’s Law Dictionary—The Standard. In the Reading Room, KF156.B62, or on Westlaw
D. Preparation for Class; Preparation for Exams
E. More Law School Help
Legal research and legal writing inhabit their own peculiar world. 1Ls encounter this world right away.
A. Entering the World of Lawyering
B. Getting to Know Legal Citation
A. Cornell: The Law School, the University, the Experience…
3. CU Info
6. Campus Map
B. Around Town: Ithaca and Environs
C. Don’t Have Enough To Do? Check out the Blawgosphere:
2. Lessig Blog
6. Blawg Listings (from Ernie the Attorney)