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Durham, NC
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ABA 509 report for Duke University

2015 ABA employment report

Job type

Employed Long-term
full-time
Long-term
part-time
Short-term
full-time
Short-term
part-time
Total
Bar passage required 185 0 2 0 187
J.D. advantage 7 0 0 0 7
Professional 0 0 1 0 1
Non-professional 0 0 0 0 0
School funded 1 0 5 1 7
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 193 0 8 1 202
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree full-time 1
Unemployed - deferred start date 0
Unemployed - not seeking 1
Unemployed - seeking 4
Employment status unknown 0
Non-employed total 6
Total graduates 208

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 5 1 7
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 1 0 5 1 7

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 1 0 5
11-25 attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
26-50 attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
51-100 attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
101-250 attorneys 13 0 0 0 13
251-500 attorneys 24 0 0 0 24
501+ attorneys 100 0 2 0 102
Size unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & industry 8 0 1 0 9
Government 5 0 2 0 7
Public interest 4 0 0 0 4
Clerkships
Federal 18 0 2 0 20
State & local 11 0 0 1 12
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 2 0 0 0 2
Employer type unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 193 0 8 1 202
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree full-time 1
Unemployed - deferred start date 0
Unemployed - not seeking 1
Unemployed - seeking 4
Employment status unknown 0
Non-employed total 6
Total graduates 208

Employment location

State Total
Most common employment destination New York 65
Second most common employment destination North Carolina 28
Third most common employment destination Washington, D.C. 19
# Employed in foreign countries 9
Non-employed total 6

This page has been formatted to match the ABA's placement summaries, with minor language and stylistic tweaks for clarity. To view Duke'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.

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