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Wednesday, June 10, 2020

Law School Rankings By Class Of 2019 Job Placement

Following up on Monday's post, Class Of 2020 Legal Employment Outcomes In California, DC-Maryland-Virginia, Florida, Illinois, New York, Pennsylvania, And Texas:

Karen Sloan (Law.com), Law Grads Hiring Report: Job Stats for the Class of 2019:

Among the J.D. class of 2019, four out of five graduates landed jobs that either require bar passage or for which a law degree offers an advantage within 10 months of leaving campus. That’s the strongest entry-level employment record in more than a decade, according to new data from the American Bar Association. ...

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But not every law school had such robust employment outcomes last year. Law.com has dug through a wealth of jobs data released by the ABA this month to spotlight how law schools performed in 10 different areas:

But not every law school had such robust employment outcomes last year. Law.com has dug through a wealth of jobs data released by the ABA this month to spotlight how law schools performed in 10 different areas:

  • full-time, long-term J.D-required
  • full-time, long-term J.D-required and J.D.-advantage
  • large firms
  • federal clerkships
  • elite (large firm and federal clerkships)
  • state and local clerkships
  • government and public interest
  • school-funded
  • underemployed (unemployed, temporary, part-time, or non-professional)
  • unemployed

 

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