From Girls Guide to Law School:

Since many law professors practice law before they teach, and often teach the subject they have already practiced in, it follows that their personalities will resemble those associated with their chosen legal sphere. Thus, certain characteristics will transfer from the workforce into the classroom, which is why there are specific archetypes of professors that every law student will recognize; predominantly identifiable in 1L courses.

While reading through the rest of this post, see if you can identify some of your own professors by matching them to the descriptions below.

Type-A

The Dinosaur

Egomaniac

The Favorite

Research-Climber

The Droner

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