An excellent introduction to Law School Admission and some crucial admission factors is the Florida Atlantic University article LAW SCHOOL ADMISSION (omit the third paragraph of Section B)
WHEN TO ATTEND LAW SCHOOL. After you have decided to attend law school, your next step is to decide when to attend law school. The obvious possibility is right after receiving an undergraduate degree but there also is the option of waiting a year or two, or even longer.
WHEN TO APPLY TO LAW SCHOOL. After you have decided when to attend law school, your next step is to decide when to apply to law school.
LAW SCHOOL'S SELECTION FACTORS. Every one has certain selection factors that are important. This sections lists almost thirty selection factors and indicates where to determine which law schools meet your needs.