Paul L. Caron

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Class Of 2018 Notches Highest Legal Employment Rate In A Decade, Law Class of 2018 Notches Highest Legal Employment Rate in a Decade:

The percentage of newly minted J.D.s who found legal work increased for the fifth straight year in 2018, according to new employment data from the American Bar Association.

The latest figures, released Monday, show that 78.6 percent of the class of 2018 had secured full-time, long-term jobs that either require bar passage, or for which a law degree offers an advantage within 10 months of graduation—up from 75.3 percent the previous year.

ABA Legal Education Section Releases Employment Data For Graduating Law Class of 2018:


ABA Journal, Jobs for Class of ’18 Overall See ‘Modest Increase’ But With Fewer Graduates Than Last Year

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