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Tuesday, March 15, 2022

2022 Law School Rankings By Graduates In BigLaw Jobs

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Law.com, The Top 50 Go-To Law Schools:

We have ranked the 50 law schools that sent the highest percentage of their 2021 juris doctor graduates into associate positions at the largest 100 law firms in the country.  Columbia Law School tops the list for the ninth straight year, with 64% of its recent graduate class now working in Big Law. The University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School comes in at No. 2, followed by Cornell Law School at No. 3. 

  1. Columbia
  2. Penn
  3. Cornell
  4. Northwestern
  5. Duke
  6. NYU
  7. Virginia
  8. UC-Berkeley
  9. Chicago
  10. Harvard
  11. Georgetown
  12. USC
  13. Vanderbilt
  14. Michigan
  15. Boston College
  16. UCLA
  17. Boston University
  18. Texas
  19. Fordham
  20. Stanford

Columbia Tops List for 9th Straight Year, But There's Some Reshuffling Near the Top
Law.com ranked the 50 law schools that sent the highest percentage of their 2021 juris doctor graduates into associate positions at the largest 100 law firms in the country.

Go-To Law Schools: All Schools Data
See hiring stats for every law school that sent a 2021 graduate to one of the largest 100 firms.

Go-To Law Schools: Search By School
Search our Go-To Law Schools data by school to see the firms where 2021 graduates found associate jobs.

Go-To Law Schools: Search By Firm
Search our Go-To Law Schools hiring data by firm to see the schools from which they hired new associates.

Explore the Data Behind The Go-To Law Schools
Our interactive database allows you to delve into all the Go-To Law Schools School associate hiring and alumni partner promotion data.

Go-To Law Schools vs. U.S. News
How Go-To Law School rankings match up with U.S. News & World Report.

Go-To Law Schools: Tuition
Here’s a look at how much it costs to attend a law school that has a strong Big Law track record.

Go-To Law Schools: Associates to Partner
These law schools saw the most alumni promoted to partner in 2021.

Go-To Law Schools: Firm Favorites
These law schools saw the most alumni promoted to partner in 2021.

Go-To Law Schools Methodology
Find out how Law.com determines its Go-To Law Schools ranking.

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