Pre-Law Society

Pre-Law Society - Legal Kats

Legal Kats is the organization for you if you desire to learn about the legal field outside of the classroom; seek opportunities to enhance your chances of getting into law school; and want to network with legal professionals.  The Pre-Law Society works within the LEAP Center, providing amazing value, and is the largest pre-law society at SHSU.

Benefits include:

  • Eligibility for Princeton Review's specially priced LSAT Prep Course offered online;  
  • Favorable consideration for the LEAP Center's "Pre-Law Scholarship;" 
  • Guest Speakers--local attorneys, state-wide and nation-wide legal figures, SHSU's Pre-Law Advisors, and more;
  • Priority attendance at LEAP Sponsored legal events such as the Mock LSAT, the Mock Law Class, the 10th Court of Appeals, the TX Supreme Court, and the Pre-Law Seminars;
  • Access to LEAP's LSAT Prep Course Library;
  • Law School Informational Sessions;
  • Practice problems and materials for the LSAT;
  • T-shirts (for new members) and Cords (for members who are in good standing their graduating semester)

Spring 2020 Meeting Dates:

  • January 22 (Back to School Social) and Linda Geffin Presentation
  • February 19--STCL Dean, Alicia Cramer
  • March 18: Cancelled
  • April 15: Cancelled

Other Dates: April 10 is the deadline for the Pre-Law Scholarship.  The application is here.

All meetings are 6:00-7:30, unless otherwise noted. 

Dues: Dues are $25 each semester.  First-time members pay a $30 initiation fee (in addition to dues).

Contact:

Advisor: Professor Mike Yawn (mike.yawn@shsu.edu)

President: Sawyer Massie (sdm062@shsu.edu)

Vice-President, Finance/Membership: Ilexus Williams (icw003@shsu.edu)

Vice-President Archivist/Historian: Heather Barodi

Secretary:Sydney Perkins (sbp018@shsu.edu