About the Author
His seven books include 1L of a Ride: A Well-Traveled Professor's Roadmap to Success in the First Year of Law School (West 2d ed. 2013), assigned as required or recommended reading at many law schools, and The "Companion Text" to Law School: Understanding and Surviving Life with a Law Student (West 2012), written to prepare the loved ones of law students for law school.
McClurg is the author of dozens of scholarly articles that have been cited in more than 600 books, law journals, and judicial opinions.
In a less serious vein, for four years he wrote a monthly humor column in the ABA Journal, is the editor of Lawhaha.com, and author of The Law School Trip, a satire of legal education.
McClurg has been interviewed and quoted as a legal expert by National Public Radio, Time, U.S. News and World Report, the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, and many other media sources.