Brave New LSAT

Brave New LSAT

There’s breaking news in the world of the LSAT . . . which doesn’t happen all that often! Branden and Jelena are here to demystify it, just for you.

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There’s breaking news in the world of the LSAT . . . which doesn’t happen all that often! Branden and Jelena are here to demystify it, just for you.

We’ve got new testing dates! A new testing format! An answer on how long the LSAT-Flex will continue! And more!

Listen to discover . . .

  1. Why LSAC is keeping the Flex format around
  2. When students will get their last chance to take the three-section LSAT
  3. One huge flaw in LSAC’s plan to add an experimental section to the LSAT-Flex
  4. How you should change your study plans, now that LR has been demoted
  5. Upcoming testing opportunities for 2021

Links and further resources from from this week’s episode:

Jelena’s Upcoming Free Webinar on the LSAT-Flex:

LSAC “August and Beyond” FAQ:

Upcoming Testing Dates:

33 Common LSAT Flaws:

TestMax Announces Justice in Action Program to Support 1,000 Future Lawyers:

Start Your BarMax Free Trial Now:

Start Your LSATMax Free Trial:

The Road to 180: The Ultimate Guide to LSAT Prep (free on Kindle unlimited):


Jelena Woehr

Jelena Woehr

Jelena was born & raised in Golden, CO. There she cut her teeth on logic by getting into, then out of, an impressive amount of trouble. When not organizing student protests or lobbying the school board, Jelena competed in equestrian sports & constitutional debate. Jelena took the June 2017 LSAT, partly out of curiosity and partly because she developed a serious Logic Games addiction. After three months of study, Jelena achieved a score of 178. While she didn't end up falling in love with law school, she did find herself really enjoying the LSAT—so much that she left her previous career in tech startups behind and began teaching. Jelena prides herself on helping her students understand not just the systems and methods they can apply to get a good score, but the underlying logic & its applicability to the challenge of learning to think like a law student. Outside of her work with the LSAT, Jelena is a writer, creative content producer, & a competitive equestrian endurance rider.

Branden Frankel

Branden Frankel

In 2000, Branden graduated with a BA in Philosophy from UC Santa Barbara. For a few years after, he cast about in vain for entry-level philosopher positions, but, when he was visited by the Ghost of Student Loans Past, he knew it was time to make a change. In June 2006, Branden took the LSAT, scoring a 175. Thereafter, he attended UCLA School of Law, graduating in 2010 and practicing patent law for several years. Since 2013, he has taught dozens of live LSAT classes and tutored scores of successful test takers. When he's not considering the finer points of a particularly tricky Logical Reasoning question or kicking it with his daughter, Branden writes Science Fiction. You can find him after work at the local Starbucks, typing furiously, then deleting what he typed, then typing more, and so on for hours.


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