Paul L. Caron

Saturday, April 29, 2023

The Top Law Schools For Placing The Class Of 2022 In BigLaw Jobs

Following up on yesterday's post, An Early Preview Of The 2025 U.S. News Law School Rankings: Employment:  Reuters, Large U.S. Law Firms Love Hiring From These Schools:

Cornell Law School has done it again.

The Ivy League school sent a higher percentage of its 2022 graduates into jobs at large law firms than any other U.S. law school, new data from the American Bar Association shows. Cornell took the top spot in 2021 as well.

Nearly 80% of Cornell’s 2022 juris doctors landed jobs at firms of 251 or more lawyers within 10 months of graduation, up from 76% the previous year.


Reuters analyzed the data to determine which law schools had the highest percentage of 2021 graduates who landed jobs at firms of 251 or more lawyers.

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