TaxProf Blog

Editor: Paul L. Caron
Pepperdine University School of Law

A Member of the Law Professor Blogs Network

Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Forbes 400 Law School Rankings

Forbes 400 37 of the Forbes 400 Richest Americans graduated from law school.  Interestingly, the 37 graduated from 25 different law schools:

No.

Law School

4

Virginia

3

Chicago

 

Northwestern

 

Stanford

2

Columbia

 

Harvard

 

SMU

1

American

 

Brooklyn

 

Cornell

 

DePaul

 

George Washington

 

Kentucky

 

Loyola-L.A.

 

McGill

 

Michigan

 

Missouri

 

New York Law School

 

Texas

 

Tulane

 

San Diego

 

Santa Clara

 

UC-Berkeley

 

UC-Hastings

 

Wayne State

Three of the 37 (Neil Bluhm (Northwestern), Sumner Redstone (Harvard) & Steven Ross (Wayne State)) practiced tax law, and one (Mr. Ross) earned a tax LL.M. from NYU.

http://taxprof.typepad.com/taxprof_blog/2010/09/forbes-400.html

Law School Rankings, Legal Education, Tax | Permalink

TrackBack URL for this entry:

http://www.typepad.com/services/trackback/6a00d8341c4eab53ef0133f4b54c0d970b

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Forbes 400 Law School Rankings:

Comments

One thing law school did for me and likely does for many others is provide an exposure to many things and offers a safety net if their true passion doesn't work out.

school scholarships and grants

Posted by: Jazzie | Sep 30, 2010 5:12:18 AM

What did the other 90%+ major in?

Posted by: Nick Paleveda MBA J.D. LL.M | Sep 30, 2010 11:36:06 AM