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Emory University: 2021 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 225 0 1 0 226
J.D. advantage 24 1 1 3 29
Professional 1 0 0 0 1
Non-professional 0 0 0 0 0
School funded 1 0 1 0 2
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 251 1 3 3 258
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree full-time 9
Unemployed - deferred start date 2
Unemployed - not seeking 5
Unemployed - seeking 6
Employment status unknown 0
Non-employed total 22
Total graduates 280

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 0 0 1
J.D. advantage 0 0 1 0 1
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total law school funded 1 0 1 0 2

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 32 1 0 1 34
11-25 attorneys 12 0 0 1 13
26-50 attorneys 9 0 0 0 9
51-100 attorneys 6 0 0 0 6
101-250 attorneys 15 0 0 0 15
251-500 attorneys 13 0 0 0 13
501+ attorneys 85 0 0 0 85
Size unknown 1 0 0 0 1
Business & industry 11 0 1 1 13
Government 24 0 0 0 24
Public interest 16 0 2 0 18
Clerkships
Federal 14 0 0 0 14
State & local 11 0 0 0 11
Tribal 0 0 0 0 0
International 0 0 0 0 0
Education 2 0 0 0 2
Employer type unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 251 1 3 3 258
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree full-time 9
Unemployed - deferred start date 2
Unemployed - not seeking 5
Unemployed - seeking 6
Employment status unknown 0
Non-employed total 22
Total graduates 280

Employment location

State Total
Most common employment destination Georgia 110
Second most common employment destination New York 35
Third most common employment destination Florida 15
# Employed in foreign countries 14
Non-employed total 22

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