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Cornell University: 2017 ABA 509 Report

Job type

Employed Long-term
full-time
Long-term
part-time
Short-term
full-time
Short-term
part-time
Total
Bar passage required 186 0 0 0 186
J.D. advantage 2 0 1 0 3
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-professional 1 0 0 0 1
School funded 1 0 2 0 3
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 189 0 1 0 193
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree full-time 3
Unemployed - deferred start date 0
Unemployed - not seeking 1
Unemployed - seeking 2
Employment status unknown 3
Non-employed total 9
Total graduates 202

School-funded jobs

Long-term
full-time
Long-term
part-time
Short-term
full-time
Short-term
part-time
Total
Bar passage required 1 0 2 0 3
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 0 0 0 0 0

Employer type

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 4 0 0 0 4
11-25 attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
26-50 attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
51-100 attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
101-250 attorneys 7 0 0 0 7
251-500 attorneys 25 0 0 0 25
501+ attorneys 112 0 0 0 112
Size unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & industry 9 0 1 0 10
Government 5 0 0 0 5
Public interest 6 0 1 0 7
Clerkships
Federal 11 0 0 0 11
State & local 7 0 0 0 7
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 0 0 1 0 1
Employer type unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 190 0 3 0 193
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree full-time 3
Unemployed - deferred start date 0
Unemployed - not seeking 1
Unemployed - seeking 2
Employment status unknown 3
Non-employed total 9
Total graduates 202

Employment location

State Total
Most common employment destination New York 113
Second most common employment destination California 23
Third most common employment destination Massachusetts 12
# Employed in foreign countries 7
Non-employed total 9

This page has been formatted to match the ABA's placement summaries, with minor language and stylistic tweaks for clarity. To view Cornell's ABA placement chart, please visit the ABA's website. From time to time, schools update data when they learn more. When possible, we use the most up-to-date data available.