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Friday, December 6, 2013

When Will Law Grads and Law Jobs Reach Equilibrium -- 2016, 2017, or 2021?

EquilibriumABA Journal, When Will Law Grads and Law Jobs Reach Equilibrium? Between 2015 and 2021, Depending on Who You Ask:

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Sooner than you think

Posted by: Legal | Dec 6, 2013 10:10:13 AM

All this equilibrium talk is rank idiocy considering that current annual placement is running at 55% to 60% and even the law-school apologia put out by S&M over the summer stated that only about 60% of *all* law school grads work in the profession.

So the actual question really is - When will the artificially induced multi-decade surplus of JDs be worked off?

*That* is the only question that matters.

Posted by: cas127 | Dec 8, 2013 2:04:07 PM