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Ursula Furi-Perry

Ursula Furi-Perry

The 1L Experience, First Year Study Skills

Dean, Becker College

B.A., Brandeis University
J.D., Massachusetts School of Law


Ursula Furi-Perry, Esq. is a Massachusetts attorney, professor and author. She serves as Director of Academic Support and Director of the Bar Essay Writing program at the Massachusetts School of Law at Andover. Ursula received her Bachelor of the Arts degree in Politics and American Studies from Brandeis University, and her Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, from the Massachusetts School of Law, where she ranked first in her graduating class.

Ursula is the author of seven books, including Law School Revealed: Secrets, Opportunities and Success! (Jist Publishing, 2009); Your First Year as a Lawyer Revealed (Jist Publishing, 2010); and 50 Unique Legal Paths: How to Find the Right Job (American Bar Association Publishing, 2008). She has also published more than three hundred articles in national and regional publications, including, American Lawyer Media, The National Jurist and PreLaw Magazine, Bloomberg Law Reports, and She is co-creator of a line of law school and bar exam preparatory materials.