Best Gifts for Law Students: 50+ Ideas for the Busy Lawyer

Are you struggling to find the perfect gift for a law student or busy lawyer in your life? Look no further! We’ve curated a list of over 50 unique and thoughtful gift ideas that are sure to impress even the busiest legal professionals.

Personalized Gifts

  1. Personalized leather briefcase
  2. Engraved fountain pen
  3. Monogrammed business card holder
  4. Custom-made bookshelf with their name inscribed on it


  1. Noise-cancelling headphones
  2. Smartwatch to keep track of time and appointments
  3. Professional-looking watch, such as Rolex, Omega, etc.
  4. Stylish tie clips and cufflinks


  1. “To Kill a Mockingbird” by Harper Lee
    10.“The 48 Laws of Power” by Robert Greene
    11.”The Art of War” by Sun Tzu
    12.”Getting to Yes: Negotiating Agreement Without Giving In” by Roger Fisher and William Ury.

Office Supplies

13.Exquisite stationery set from luxury brand such as Montblanc
14.Office chair designed for long hours sitting like Herman Miller’s Aeron Chair
15.Ergonomic keyboard & mouse combo from Logitech or Microsoft Surface

## Study Guides & Exam Prep Materials

16.Barely Legal LSAT Prep Program.
17.A subscription to BarBri online prep course
18.The Bluebook which is required at all law schools
19.Los Angeles County Bar Association Test Preparation materials

## Coffee

20.Coffee maker – Delonghi Magnifica ESAM3300 Super Automatic Espresso Machine
21.Frappe Maker
22.Portable French Press Travel Mug
23.Coffee Beans Sampler Pack
24.Mug warmer

## Stress Relief gifts

25.Heated foot massager
26.Meditation cushion with guided meditation audios
27.Aromatherapy diffuser with essential oil set for relaxation
28.Elite Massage Roller Stick

Tech Gadgets

  1. Portable battery charger for their phone
  2. Kindle Paperwhite – perfect travel companion when they need to read up on the newest regulations and legislations
    31.Apple iPad Pro 12.9 inch
    32.$50 Amazon gift card- To download study materials or a legal-Themed audiobook

Business & Networking

33.Personalized pen engraved with name and law firm
34.Business card case from designer brands like Montblanc, Gucci, etc.
35.Subscription to an online job board
36.Private networking mixer ticket

Writing Tools

37.The best fountain pens under $50: Lamy Safari, Pilot Metropolitan
38.Gel Pens – Uniball Signo 207
39.Whiteboard markers set
40.Paperweight which holds handwritten notes while typing

Professional Development

41.Membership to American Bar Association
42.CLE course credits
43.Online contract review software
44.Resume building service

## On-the-Go Gifts

45.Travel coffee mug
46.Lightweight suitcase
47.Foldable portable desk lamp
48.Wheeled briefcase
49.Backpack that charges your laptop
50.Neck pillow to make long flights more comfortable

We hope this list provided you some inspiration for finding the perfect gift for any law student or busy lawyer in your life. Remember to choose a high-quality and personalized item that is both useful and memorable.


What type of gifts would be appropriate for a law student?
Answer: Practical and useful items are always appreciated by law students such as legal pads, highlighters, pens, books related to the law field or bar exam study guides. Alternatively, personalized gifts like engraved pen sets or custom briefcases can be great options.

Are there any specific gift ideas that cater to busy lawyers?
Answer: High-quality coffee makers or travel mugs can make for practical yet thoughtful presents for busy lawyers who frequently work long hours. Additionally, subscriptions to coffee delivery services or meal prep services can be excellent for helping them manage their time effectively.

Should I choose a humorous gift idea or stick with more professional ones when gifting something to a law student?
Answer: It depends on your relationship with the individual and how well you know their personality and sense of humor. Some humorous gifts such as novelty legal-themed socks, “lawyer” coffee mugs or desk toys could provide comic relief during stressful days while still being appropriate for the workplace environment. However, if in doubt it is always better to opt for serious gifts that fit within professional boundaries – after all they are soon-to-be-lawyers!