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I am a senior at Harvard. I got a perfect LSAT score, have a 4.12 GPA, and am involved in many extracurricular activates. My major is History.
These are my concerns:
1) If I attend a top ten school, will the location matter? I plan to practice in Boston or NYC.
2) Which schools are better for corporate/M&A Law? I plan to work at Skadden. My dad is a partner there, and he said he can get me an internship. My dad went to Harvard, but I don't want to go to HBS. "If you're looking for someone with textbook answers, a broad network, and willful obedience, hire a HBS grad. If you're looking for someone with vision, an innovative drive, and exceptional interpersonal skills, hire a Stanford GSB grad."
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I don't want to go to SBS as that is in California, and I do not want to go to school there.
I am mainly choosing between Columbia and UPenn, but I am open to other options.