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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 77 29 2 2 110
J.D. Advantage 22 3 2 2 29
Professional 16 2 2 2 22
Non-Professional 2 1 3 3 9
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 117 35 9 9 170
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 1
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 12
Unemployed - Seeking 26
Employment Status Unknown 0
Non-Employed Total 39
Total Graduates 209
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 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 5 1 0 0 6
2-10 Attorneys 29 12 2 3 46
11-25 Attorneys 9 5 0 0 14
26-50 Attorneys 5 3 0 0 8
51-100 Attorneys 6 2 0 0 8
101-250 Attorneys 6 0 0 0 6
251-500 Attorneys 4 0 0 0 4
501+ Attorneys 2 1 0 0 3
Size Unknown 0 1 0 0 1
Business & Industry 30 3 6 5 44
Government 9 3 0 0 12
Public Interest 3 3 1 1 8
Clerkships
Federal 1 0 0 0 1
State & Local 2 0 0 0 2
Other 3 0 0 0 3
Education 3 0 1 0 4
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 117 34 10 9 170
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 1
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 12
Unemployed - Seeking 26
Employment Status Unknown 0
Non-Employed Total 39
Total Graduates 209
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination Michigan 106
Second Most Common Employment Destination Washington, D.C. 5
Third Most Common Employment Destination New York 5
# Employed in Foreign Countries 39
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 63 4 27 3 97
J.D. Advantage 24 0 3 3 30
Professional 12 1 2 0 15
Non-Professional 7 6 0 0 13
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 106 11 32 6 155
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 5
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 11
Unemployed - Seeking 34
Employment Status Unknown 7
Non-Employed Total 57
Total Graduates 212
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 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 4 3 0 0 7
2-10 Attorneys 26 0 6 5 37
11-25 Attorneys 10 0 5 0 15
26-50 Attorneys 4 0 3 0 7
51-100 Attorneys 5 0 2 0 7
101-250 Attorneys 4 0 1 0 5
251-500 Attorneys 2 0 1 0 3
501+ Attorneys 2 0 4 0 6
Size Unknown 1 0 1 0 2
Business & Industry 26 4 7 0 37
Government 8 2 1 1 12
Public Interest 4 1 0 0 5
Clerkships
Federal 2 0 0 0 2
State & Local 2 0 0 0 2
Other 1 0 1 0 2
Education 5 1 0 0 6
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 106 11 32 6 155
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 5
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 11
Unemployed - Seeking 34
Employment Status Unknown 7
Non-Employed Total 57
Total Graduates 212
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination Michigan 95
Second Most Common Employment Destination New York 4
Third Most Common Employment Destination Illinois 3
# Employed in Foreign Countries 39
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 73 1 43 0 117
J.D. Advantage 28 2 1 0 31
Professional 20 1 0 0 21
Non-Professional 2 1 0 1 4
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 123 5 44 1 173
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 4
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 5
Unemployed - Seeking 24
Employment Status Unknown 4
Non-Employed Total 38
Total Graduates 211
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 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 6 0 0 0 6
2-10 Attorneys 31 2 19 0 52
11-25 Attorneys 4 0 6 0 10
26-50 Attorneys 4 0 4 0 8
51-100 Attorneys 6 0 0 0 6
101-250 Attorneys 10 0 2 0 12
251-500 Attorneys 3 0 4 0 7
501+ Attorneys 2 0 1 0 3
Size Unknown 0 0 1 0 1
Business & Industry 30 2 0 0 32
Government 12 0 5 0 17
Public Interest 8 0 2 0 10
Clerkships
Federal 0 0 0 0 0
State & Local 4 0 0 0 4
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 3 1 0 1 5
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 123 5 44 1 173
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 4
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 5
Unemployed - Seeking 24
Employment Status Unknown 4
Non-Employed Total 38
Total Graduates 211
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination Michigan 106
Second Most Common Employment Destination Illinois 2
Third Most Common Employment Destination New York 2
# Employed in Foreign Countries 48
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 68 2 37 2 109
J.D. Advantage 17 0 2 0 19
Professional 14 0 1 0 15
Non-Professional 2 0 0 0 2
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 101 2 40 2 145
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 2
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 4
Unemployed - Seeking 27
Employment Status Unknown 5
Non-Employed Total 38
Total Graduates 183
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 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 5 0 0 0 5
2-10 Attorneys 33 1 7 0 41
11-25 Attorneys 7 0 2 0 9
26-50 Attorneys 2 0 3 0 5
51-100 Attorneys 4 0 0 0 4
101-250 Attorneys 3 0 1 0 4
251-500 Attorneys 3 0 4 0 7
501+ Attorneys 1 0 6 0 7
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 29 0 7 2 38
Government 5 1 8 0 14
Public Interest 1 0 2 0 3
Clerkships
Federal 1 0 0 0 1
State & Local 4 0 0 0 4
Other 2 0 0 0 2
Education 1 0 0 0 1
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 101 2 40 2 145
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 2
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 4
Unemployed - Seeking 27
Employment Status Unknown 5
Non-Employed Total 38
Total Graduates 183
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination Michigan 87
Second Most Common Employment Destination Colorado 3
Third Most Common Employment Destination Pennsylvania 2
# Employed in Foreign Countries 44
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 53 2 24 0 79
J.D. Advantage 21 5 0 0 26
Professional 3 1 4 0 8
Non-Professional 2 1 0 0 3
School Funded 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 79 9 28 0 116
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 0
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 25
Employment Status Unknown 2
Non-Employed Total 28
Total Graduates 144
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 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 2 1 0 0 3
2-10 Attorneys 18 3 10 0 31
11-25 Attorneys 6 1 1 0 8
26-50 Attorneys 5 0 2 0 7
51-100 Attorneys 1 0 1 0 2
101-250 Attorneys 4 0 0 0 4
251-500 Attorneys 7 0 2 0 9
501+ Attorneys 0 0 2 0 2
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 18 1 6 0 25
Government 9 1 3 0 13
Public Interest 2 0 1 0 3
Clerkships
Federal 0 0 0 0 0
State & Local 5 0 0 0 5
Other 2 0 0 0 2
Education 0 2 0 0 2
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 79 9 28 0 116
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 0
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 25
Employment Status Unknown 2
Non-Employed Total 28
Total Graduates 144
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination Michigan 76
Second Most Common Employment Destination Illinois 2
Third Most Common Employment Destination Texas 2
# Employed in Foreign Countries 33
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 49 0 41 0 90
J.D. Advantage 21 4 1 1 27
Professional 4 1 0 0 5
Non-Professional 1 2 0 0 3
School Funded 0 0 0 1 1
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 75 7 42 2 126
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 2
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 13
Employment Status Unknown 4
Non-Employed Total 20
Total Graduates 146
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 1 1
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 0 0 0 1 1
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 2 0 0 0 2
2-10 Attorneys 18 3 12 0 33
11-25 Attorneys 10 0 8 0 18
26-50 Attorneys 4 0 4 0 8
51-100 Attorneys 4 0 1 0 5
101-250 Attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
251-500 Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
501+ Attorneys 1 0 4 0 5
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 17 2 9 0 28
Government 4 1 2 0 7
Public Interest 2 1 1 1 5
Clerkships
Federal 0 0 0 0 0
State & Local 7 0 0 0 7
Other 1 0 0 0 1
Education 0 0 0 1 1
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 1 0 1
Employed Total 75 7 42 2 126
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 2
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 13
Employment Status Unknown 4
Non-Employed Total 20
Total Graduates 146
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination Michigan 74
Second Most Common Employment Destination Illinois 1
# Employed in Foreign Countries 51
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 66 1 54 2 123
J.D. Advantage 6 1 0 1 8
Professional 2 3 0 0 5
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
School Funded 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 74 5 54 3 136
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 1
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 2
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 9
Employment Status Unknown 2
Non-Employed Total 15
Total Graduates 151
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 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 23 1 17 1 42
11-25 Attorneys 10 0 9 0 19
26-50 Attorneys 7 0 3 0 10
51-100 Attorneys 1 0 5 0 6
101-250 Attorneys 2 0 5 0 7
251-500 Attorneys 5 1 5 0 11
501+ Attorneys 2 0 3 0 5
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 5 3 1 1 10
Government 11 0 2 1 14
Public Interest 0 0 4 0 4
Clerkships
Federal 2 0 0 0 2
State & Local 3 0 0 0 3
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 3 0 0 0 3
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 74 5 54 3 136
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 1
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 2
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 9
Employment Status Unknown 2
Non-Employed Total 15
Total Graduates 151
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination Michigan 67
Second Most Common Employment Destination Maryland 1
Third Most Common Employment Destination New York 1
# Employed in Foreign Countries 67
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 129 8 0 0 137
J.D. Advantage 8 0 0 0 8
Professional 2 1 0 0 3
Non-Professional 0 2 0 0 2
School Funded 0 0 0 1 1
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 139 11 0 1 151
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 0
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 15
Employment Status Unknown 0
Non-Employed Total 15
Total Graduates 166
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 1 1
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 1 1
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 50 4 0 0 54
11-25 Attorneys 17 0 0 0 17
26-50 Attorneys 1 1 0 0 2
51-100 Attorneys 11 0 0 0 11
101-250 Attorneys 8 0 0 0 8
251-500 Attorneys 4 0 0 0 4
501+ Attorneys 12 0 0 0 12
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 16 3 0 0 19
Government 11 1 0 0 12
Public Interest 2 2 0 0 4
Clerkships
Federal 1 0 0 0 1
State & Local 3 0 0 0 3
Other 1 0 0 0 1
Education 0 0 0 1 1
Employer Type Unknown 1 0 0 0 1
Employed Total 139 11 0 1 151
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 0
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 15
Employment Status Unknown 0
Non-Employed Total 15
Total Graduates 166
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination Michigan 70
Second Most Common Employment Destination California 1
Third Most Common Employment Destination New York 1
# Employed in Foreign Countries 77
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 118 2 0 0 120
J.D. Advantage 17 1 1 2 21
Professional 0 1 0 0 1
Non-Professional 0 2 0 1 3
School Funded 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 135 6 1 3 145
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 0
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 2
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 22
Employment Status Unknown 3
Non-Employed Total 28
Total Graduates 173
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 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 3 0 0 0 3
2-10 Attorneys 38 2 0 2 42
11-25 Attorneys 15 0 0 0 15
26-50 Attorneys 14 0 0 0 14
51-100 Attorneys 7 0 0 0 7
101-250 Attorneys 9 0 0 0 9
251-500 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
501+ Attorneys 15 0 0 0 15
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 10 2 0 1 13
Government 11 0 0 0 11
Public Interest 3 1 0 0 4
Clerkships
Federal 1 1 0 0 2
State & Local 7 0 0 0 7
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 1 0 1 0 2
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 135 6 1 3 145
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 0
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 2
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 22
Employment Status Unknown 3
Non-Employed Total 28
Total Graduates 173
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination Michigan 72
Second Most Common Employment Destination New York 1
Third Most Common Employment Destination Illinois 1
# Employed in Foreign Countries 71
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 153 1 0 0 154
J.D. Advantage 15 3 0 1 19
Professional 1 0 0 0 1
Non-Professional 0 1 0 0 1
School Funded 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 169 5 0 1 175
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 0
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 13
Employment Status Unknown 0
Non-Employed Total 15
Total Graduates 190
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 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 1 0 0 0 1
2-10 Attorneys 43 3 0 0 46
11-25 Attorneys 29 0 0 0 29
26-50 Attorneys 15 0 0 0 15
51-100 Attorneys 16 0 0 0 16
101-250 Attorneys 7 0 0 0 7
251-500 Attorneys 7 0 0 0 7
501+ Attorneys 10 0 0 0 10
Size Unknown 1 0 0 0 1
Business & Industry 18 1 0 1 20
Government 11 0 0 0 11
Public Interest 6 1 0 0 7
Clerkships
Federal 1 0 0 0 1
State & Local 3 0 0 0 3
Tribal 0 0 0 0 0
International 1 0 0 0 1
Education 0 0 0 0 0
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 168 5 0 1 175
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 0
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 13
Employment Status Unknown 0
Non-Employed Total 15
Total Graduates 190
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination Michigan 63
Second Most Common Employment Destination New York 2
Third Most Common Employment Destination Illinois 2
# Employed in Foreign Countries 82

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