Sara Berman has been a law professor since 1998. A graduate of the UCLA School of Law, she currently serves as Director of Critical Skills and Academic Support at Nova Southeastern’s Shepard Broad School of Law. For more than two decades, Berman has prepared law students for bar exams throughout the country. She regularly contributes to academic success publications and authored Pass the Bar Exam: A Practical Guide to Achieving Academic and Professional Goals (American Bar Association) and its companion teacher’s manual. Berman co-authored The Criminal Law Handbook: Know Your Rights, Survive the System and Represent Yourself in Court: How to Prepare & Try a Winning Case (both with Paul Bergman, Nolo).