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ABA 2L Week

Congratulations! You’re halfway through law school. Join the ABA for 2L Week, January 22–28, as we celebrate how far you’ve come and how far you’ll go.

Special Offers to 2Ls that Upgrade
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Legal Writing: A Judge's Perspective on the Science and Rhetoric of the Written Word e-Book

The ultimate guide to crafting effective legal writing offering real-world examples from lawyers and judges. 2Ls who upgrade their memberships to premium during the month of January will receive a free e-Book copy in early February!

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Discounts on Casebooks and Study Aids

ABA Premium members save 20% plus get FREE shipping on the West Academic Store.

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Upgrade for Exclusive Student Content
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You Need to Create the Legal Job You Want

Don't forget the importance of identifying your true passion in the legal field and creating opportunities to pursue it.

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Law Student Considerations for Choosing a Legal Career Path

Learn more about how to be intentional about your career search.

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10 Tips to Help You Find the Legal Career That's Right for You

Access these top ten areas to consider when navigating your unique path in law.

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Authentic Networking is the Key to a Successful Legal Career

Keep an open mind, learn from diverse networks, and cultivate authentic relationships outside the law to enhance your skill set.

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2L Resources
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Engaging with AI in Your Future Legal Career

As a future lawyer, you have an ethical responsibility to understand and use technology in your practice, and today’s fastest-growing tech is AI.

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How to Create Context in Legal Writing

Write persuasively by creating frameworks and topic sentences to better connect with your reader.

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Etiquette Tips for Law Student Internships, Networking, and Social Events

First impressions are lasting. Avoid missteps with these guidelines that apply to any setting.

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2L: Transforming from Law Student to Lawyer

Here are a few areas for you to begin thinking about now to help reduce that mental burden and help you make your way toward being a professional in the legal field.

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Why Building Wealth Starts Now

Managing your money is a skill you can learn, and learning it now sets you up to build wealth in the future.

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On-Demand Programming
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Hanging a Shingle Right Out of Law School or Career Change

This session equips law students with everything they need to know to start a solo or small firm practice built for success.

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Entrepreneurial Mindset: Do You Have the Attitude to Succeed as a Solo or Small Firm Practitioner?

Discover some best practices before graduation on how to develop entrepreneurial skills.

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Cross Cultural Negotiation...How Do You Get it Right

Our panel provides tips on how best to build influence and a trusting relationship with negotiators from different cultures.

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Combatting Perfectionism in the Legal Profession: Don't Let Perfect Be the Enemy of Good & The Fear of Making Mistakes

Tune into this session for more on the phenomenon of perfectionism and provide readily applicable tools to manage its negative impact.

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Losing Our [Best] Minds: Unpacking the Report on the Women Lawyer Attrition Crisis in the Profession

Find out how to support your own well-being and effectively evaluate prospective employers as a law student.

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Eligibility Requirements

This is a promotional sweepstakes. Eligible participants will be entered into a random drawing. To be eligible for the 2L Week gift, you must be a second-year law student and join as a Premium Member or upgrade your ABA account to Premium between Monday, Jan 1, and Wednesday, Jan 31, 2024. The eBook will be automatically sent based on your ABA Member profile. Please make sure your ABA profile, including graduation dates and mailing address, is correct. ABA Members Services can help - (800) 285-2221.

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