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LSAT Podcast Episode 114: Getting Started with the LSAT—A Roadmap for Success

The first days of your LSAT journey are an exciting time, filled with new ideas to investigate and opportunities to explore. But it can also be a tremendous challenge to know how and where to begin! In Episode 114, Jon and Dave break down precisely how to get started, from creating an ideal gameplan and establishing the proper mindset, to the crucial mistakes you must avoid. Don’t kick off your prep without listening to this discussion!


0:00 – Intro

3:29 – This week in the LSAT world (register for upcoming webinars at

10:14 – What are some important points to keep in mind as you begin preparing for the LSAT?

26:25 – What is a common mistake that students often make when preparing for the LSAT? (additional listening:

39:04 – What should your schedule look like if you are trying to study for the LSAT?

54:13 – When is the best time to take the LSAT? Do any particular administrations offer an inherent advantage/disadvantage?

1:04:36 – Is there any downside to multiple LSAT attempts?

1:12:12 – Outro