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Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 429 6 2 0 437
J.D. Advantage 6 0 0 0 6
Professional 2 0 0 0 2
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 437 6 2 0 445
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 5
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 2
Unemployed - Seeking 1
Employment Status Unknown 3
Non-Employed Total 11
Total Graduates 456
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 0 0 0 0 0
J.D. Advantage 0 0 0 0 0
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 38 0 0 0 38
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 0 0 0 0 0
2-10 Attorneys 6 0 2 0 8
11-25 Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
26-50 Attorneys 11 0 0 0 11
51-100 Attorneys 7 0 0 0 7
101-250 Attorneys 13 0 0 0 13
251-500 Attorneys 31 0 0 0 31
501+ Attorneys 236 0 0 0 236
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 19 5 0 0 24
Government 40 0 0 0 40
Public Interest 25 1 0 0 26
Clerkships
Federal 37 0 0 0 37
State & Local 6 0 0 0 6
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 3 0 0 0 3
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 437 6 2 0 445
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 5
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 2
Unemployed - Seeking 1
Employment Status Unknown 3
Non-Employed Total 11
Total Graduates 456
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination New York 274
Second Most Common Employment Destination California 42
Third Most Common Employment Destination Washington, D.C. 32
# Employed in Foreign Countries 23
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 438 0 2 0 440
J.D. Advantage 17 0 0 0 17
Professional 1 0 0 0 1
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 456 0 2 0 458
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 2
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 2
Unemployed - Seeking 5
Employment Status Unknown 2
Non-Employed Total 11
Total Graduates 469
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 38 0 0 0 38
J.D. Advantage 0 0 0 0 0
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 38 0 0 0 38
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 0 0 0 0 0
2-10 Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
11-25 Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
26-50 Attorneys 7 0 0 0 7
51-100 Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
101-250 Attorneys 9 0 0 0 9
251-500 Attorneys 41 0 0 0 41
501+ Attorneys 251 0 2 0 253
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 18 0 0 0 18
Government 35 0 0 0 35
Public Interest 44 0 0 0 44
Clerkships
Federal 37 0 0 0 37
State & Local 4 0 0 0 4
Other 1 0 0 0 1
Education 3 0 0 0 3
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 456 0 2 0 458
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 2
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 2
Unemployed - Seeking 5
Employment Status Unknown 2
Non-Employed Total 11
Total Graduates 469
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination New York 316
Second Most Common Employment Destination California 34
Third Most Common Employment Destination Washington, D.C. 32
# Employed in Foreign Countries 14
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 415 0 0 0 415
J.D. Advantage 9 0 0 0 9
Professional 1 0 0 0 1
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 425 0 0 0 425
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 4
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 3
Employment Status Unknown 3
Non-Employed Total 12
Total Graduates 437
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 29 0 0 0 29
J.D. Advantage 0 0 0 0 0
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 29 0 0 0 29
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 0 0 0 0 0
2-10 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
11-25 Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
26-50 Attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
51-100 Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
101-250 Attorneys 12 0 0 0 12
251-500 Attorneys 37 0 0 0 37
501+ Attorneys 271 0 0 0 271
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 10 0 0 0 10
Government 21 0 0 0 21
Public Interest 34 0 0 0 34
Clerkships
Federal 21 0 0 0 21
State & Local 5 0 0 0 5
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 1 0 0 0 1
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 425 0 0 0 425
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 4
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 3
Employment Status Unknown 3
Non-Employed Total 12
Total Graduates 437
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination New York 291
Second Most Common Employment Destination California 41
Third Most Common Employment Destination Washington, D.C. 28
# Employed in Foreign Countries 13
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 439 1 1 0 441
J.D. Advantage 9 0 0 0 9
Professional 3 0 0 0 3
Non-Professional 1 0 0 0 1
Unknown 1 0 0 0 1
Employed Total 453 1 1 0 455
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 1
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 9
Employment Status Unknown 2
Non-Employed Total 13
Total Graduates 468
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 31 0 0 0 31
J.D. Advantage 0 0 0 0 0
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 31 0 0 0 31
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 0 0 0 0 0
2-10 Attorneys 1 1 0 0 2
11-25 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
26-50 Attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
51-100 Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
101-250 Attorneys 16 0 0 0 16
251-500 Attorneys 40 0 0 0 40
501+ Attorneys 291 0 0 0 291
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 16 0 0 0 16
Government 25 0 0 0 25
Public Interest 29 0 1 0 30
Clerkships
Federal 22 0 0 0 22
State & Local 3 0 0 0 3
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 1 0 0 0 1
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 453 1 1 0 455
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 1
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 9
Employment Status Unknown 2
Non-Employed Total 13
Total Graduates 468
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination New York 304
Second Most Common Employment Destination Washington, D.C. 40
Third Most Common Employment Destination California 36
# Employed in Foreign Countries 19
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 360 0 0 0 360
J.D. Advantage 10 0 0 1 11
Professional 3 1 0 0 4
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
School Funded 28 0 0 0 28
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 401 1 0 1 403
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 2
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 7
Employment Status Unknown 0
Non-Employed Total 10
Total Graduates 413
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 28 0 0 0 28
J.D. Advantage 0 0 0 0 0
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 28 0 0 0 28
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 0 0 0 0 0
2-10 Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
11-25 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
26-50 Attorneys 4 0 0 0 4
51-100 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
101-250 Attorneys 7 0 0 0 7
251-500 Attorneys 44 0 0 0 44
501+ Attorneys 253 0 0 0 253
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 12 1 0 1 14
Government 21 0 0 0 21
Public Interest 27 0 0 0 27
Clerkships
Federal 23 0 0 0 23
State & Local 3 0 0 0 3
Other 1 0 0 0 1
Education 1 0 0 0 1
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 401 1 0 1 403
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 2
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 7
Employment Status Unknown 0
Non-Employed Total 10
Total Graduates 413
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination New York 309
Second Most Common Employment Destination California 28
Third Most Common Employment Destination Washington, D.C. 25
# Employed in Foreign Countries 9
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 356 0 2 0 358
J.D. Advantage 8 1 1 0 10
Professional 1 0 0 0 1
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
School Funded 12 0 0 0 12
Unknown 0 0 1 0 1
Employed Total 377 1 4 0 382
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 0
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 5
Employment Status Unknown 0
Non-Employed Total 7
Total Graduates 389
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 12 0 0 0 12
J.D. Advantage 0 0 0 0 0
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 12 0 0 0 12
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 0 0 0 0 0
2-10 Attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
11-25 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
26-50 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
51-100 Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
101-250 Attorneys 6 0 1 0 7
251-500 Attorneys 38 0 0 0 38
501+ Attorneys 258 0 0 0 258
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 10 1 1 0 12
Government 17 0 0 0 17
Public Interest 18 0 0 0 18
Clerkships
Federal 19 0 0 0 19
State & Local 2 0 0 0 2
Other 1 0 1 0 2
Education 0 0 0 0 0
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 1 0 1
Employed Total 377 1 4 0 382
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 0
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 5
Employment Status Unknown 0
Non-Employed Total 7
Total Graduates 389
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination New York 282
Second Most Common Employment Destination Washington, D.C. 24
Third Most Common Employment Destination California 24
# Employed in Foreign Countries 14
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 401 0 2 0 403
J.D. Advantage 2 0 0 0 2
Professional 4 0 0 0 4
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
School Funded 13 0 0 0 13
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 407 0 2 0 422
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 3
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 6
Employment Status Unknown 0
Non-Employed Total 10
Total Graduates 432
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 12 0 0 0 12
J.D. Advantage 1 0 0 0 1
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 0 0 0 0 0
2-10 Attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
11-25 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
26-50 Attorneys 2 0 1 0 3
51-100 Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
101-250 Attorneys 6 0 0 0 6
251-500 Attorneys 48 0 0 0 48
501+ Attorneys 290 0 1 0 291
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 7 0 0 0 7
Government 16 0 0 0 16
Public Interest 23 0 0 0 23
Clerkships
Federal 15 0 0 0 15
State & Local 2 0 0 0 2
Other 1 0 0 0 1
Education 0 0 0 0 0
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 420 0 2 0 422
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 3
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 6
Employment Status Unknown 0
Non-Employed Total 10
Total Graduates 432
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination New York 304
Second Most Common Employment Destination California 35
Third Most Common Employment Destination Washington, D.C. 29
# Employed in Foreign Countries 12
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 420 0 4 0 424
J.D. Advantage 8 1 0 0 9
Professional 1 0 0 1 2
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
School Funded 5 0 0 0 5
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 434 1 4 1 440
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 0
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 9
Employment Status Unknown 0
Non-Employed Total 9
Total Graduates 449
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 3 0 0 0 3
J.D. Advantage 2 0 0 0 2
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 5 0 0 0 5
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 1 0 0 0 1
2-10 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
11-25 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
26-50 Attorneys 1 0 1 0 2
51-100 Attorneys 4 0 0 0 4
101-250 Attorneys 12 0 0 0 12
251-500 Attorneys 40 0 1 0 41
501+ Attorneys 294 1 0 0 295
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 8 0 0 1 9
Government 20 0 0 0 20
Public Interest 24 0 2 0 26
Clerkships
Federal 22 0 0 0 22
State & Local 3 0 0 0 3
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 1 0 0 0 1
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 434 1 4 1 440
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 0
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 9
Employment Status Unknown 0
Non-Employed Total 9
Total Graduates 449
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination New York 321
Second Most Common Employment Destination Washington, D.C. 26
Third Most Common Employment Destination California 25
# Employed in Foreign Countries 14
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 416 0 0 0 416
J.D. Advantage 3 0 0 0 3
Professional 1 0 0 0 1
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
School Funded 6 0 0 0 6
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 426 0 0 0 426
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 1
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 3
Employment Status Unknown 0
Non-Employed Total 5
Total Graduates 431
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 5 0 0 0 5
J.D. Advantage 1 0 0 0 1
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 6 0 0 0 6
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 0 0 0 0 0
2-10 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
11-25 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
26-50 Attorneys 6 0 0 0 6
51-100 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
101-250 Attorneys 9 0 0 0 9
251-500 Attorneys 30 0 0 0 30
501+ Attorneys 304 0 0 0 304
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 3 0 0 0 3
Government 23 0 0 0 23
Public Interest 25 0 0 0 25
Clerkships
Federal 19 0 0 0 19
State & Local 2 0 0 0 2
Other 2 0 0 0 2
Education 0 0 0 0 0
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 426 0 0 0 426
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 1
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 3
Employment Status Unknown 0
Non-Employed Total 5
Total Graduates 431
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination New York 307
Second Most Common Employment Destination California 37
Third Most Common Employment Destination Washington, D.C. 31
# Employed in Foreign Countries 7
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 403 0 0 0 403
J.D. Advantage 6 0 0 0 6
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
School Funded 5 0 1 0 6
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 414 0 1 0 415
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 2
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 3
Unemployed - Seeking 8
Employment Status Unknown 0
Non-Employed Total 13
Total Graduates 428
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 2 0 1 0 3
J.D. Advantage 3 0 0 0 3
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 5 0 1 0 6
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 0 0 0 0 0
2-10 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
11-25 Attorneys 4 0 0 0 4
26-50 Attorneys 4 0 0 0 4
51-100 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
101-250 Attorneys 7 0 0 0 7
251-500 Attorneys 34 0 0 0 34
501+ Attorneys 294 0 0 0 294
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 4 0 0 0 4
Government 14 0 0 0 14
Public Interest 27 0 0 0 27
Clerkships
Federal 21 0 0 0 21
State & Local 2 0 0 0 2
Tribal 0 0 0 0 0
International 0 0 1 0 1
Education 0 0 0 0 0
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 414 0 0 0 415
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 2
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 3
Unemployed - Seeking 8
Employment Status Unknown 0
Non-Employed Total 13
Total Graduates 428
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination New York 293
Second Most Common Employment Destination California 40
Third Most Common Employment Destination Washington, D.C. 31
# Employed in Foreign Countries 11

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