This logline is a little confusing, I would take out '1983' because as written it reads as if the story...
(32 words) The Paper Chase
The love story subplot is setup in Act One. It’s the complication that threatens his objective goal. Otherwise there’s no suspense in his struggle. He’s got the chops, the brain bandwidth, the study habits, the resolve to succeed. It’s also the vehicle for working out his character arc (subjective need).