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University of Memphis: 2016 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 67 1 0 0 68
J.D. advantage 11 2 1 5 19
Professional 3 0 0 0 3
Non-professional 0 0 0 0 0
School funded 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 81 3 1 5 90
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree full-time 0
Unemployed - deferred start date 1
Unemployed - not seeking 1
Unemployed - seeking 8
Employment status unknown 0
Non-employed total 10
Total graduates 100

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

Employer type

Long-term
full-time
Long-term
part-time
Short-term
full-time
Short-term
part-time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 2 0 0 2 4
2-10 attorneys 29 0 1 0 30
11-25 attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
26-50 attorneys 4 0 0 0 4
51-100 attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
101-250 attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
251-500 attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
501+ attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
Size unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & industry 9 1 0 1 11
Government 16 1 0 2 19
Public interest 3 1 0 0 4
Clerkships
Federal 3 0 0 0 3
State & local 4 0 0 0 4
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 0 0 0 0 0
Employer type unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 81 3 1 5 90
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree full-time 0
Unemployed - deferred start date 1
Unemployed - not seeking 1
Unemployed - seeking 8
Employment status unknown 0
Non-employed total 10
Total graduates 100

Employment location

State Total
Most common employment destination Tennessee 76
Second most common employment destination Washington, D.C. 2
Third most common employment destination New York 1
# Employed in foreign countries 0
Non-employed total 10

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