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Employment reports

Employment status Long term
full time
Long term
part time
Short term
full time
Short term
part time
Total
Bar passage required 140 2 1 0 143
J.D. advantage 16 4 4 1 25
Professional 26 2 5 1 34
Non-professional 2 0 0 0 2
Unknown 1 0 0 0 1
Employed total 185 8 10 2 205
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree FT 9
Unemployed - deferred start date 0
Unemployed - not seeking 5
Unemployed - seeking 19
Employment status unknown 10
Non-employed total 43
Total graduates 248
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 2 1 0 0 3
Employed Long term
full time
Long term
part time
Short Term
full time
Short Term
part time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 5 0 2 0 7
2-10 attorneys 15 0 0 0 15
11-25 attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
26-50 attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
51-100 attorneys 8 0 0 0 8
101-250 attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
251-500 attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
501+ attorneys 10 0 0 0 10
Size unknown 1 1 1 0 3
Business & industry 25 7 2 0 34
Government 21 0 3 1 25
Public interest 4 0 1 1 6
Clerkships
Federal 3 0 0 0 3
State & local 77 0 0 0 77
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 6 1 0 0 7
Employer type unknown 1 0 0 0 1
Employed total 185 9 9 2 205
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree FT 9
Unemployed - deferred start date 0
Unemployed - not seeking 5
Unemployed - seeking 19
Employment status unknown 10
Non-employed total 43
Total graduates 248
Employment Location State Total
Most common employment destination New Jersey 145
Second most common employment destination New York 47
Third most common employment destination Washington, D.C. 2
# Employed in foreign countries 2
Employment status Long term
full time
Long term
part time
Short term
full time
Short term
part time
Total
Bar passage required 132 0 0 1 133
J.D. advantage 26 3 2 2 33
Professional 28 2 1 1 32
Non-professional 2 0 1 1 4
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 188 5 4 5 202
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree FT 2
Unemployed - deferred start date 5
Unemployed - not seeking 4
Unemployed - seeking 22
Employment status unknown 8
Non-employed total 41
Total graduates 243
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 1 0 1 0 2
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total law school funded 1 0 1 0 2
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 20 1 0 2 23
11-25 attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
26-50 attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
51-100 attorneys 5 1 0 0 6
101-250 attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
251-500 attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
501+ attorneys 10 0 0 0 10
Size unknown 1 0 0 0 1
Business & industry 37 1 1 2 41
Government 12 0 1 0 13
Public interest 9 1 1 1 12
Clerkships
Federal 2 0 0 0 2
State & local 67 0 0 0 67
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 8 1 1 0 10
Employer type unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 188 5 4 5 202
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree FT 2
Unemployed - deferred start date 5
Unemployed - not seeking 4
Unemployed - seeking 22
Employment status unknown 8
Non-employed total 41
Total graduates 243
Employment Location State Total
Most common employment destination New Jersey 153
Second most common employment destination New York 35
Third most common employment destination Pennsylvania 2
# Employed in foreign countries 0
Employment status Long term
full time
Long term
part time
Short term
full time
Short term
part time
Total
Bar passage required 151 6 2 4 163
J.D. advantage 24 9 2 3 38
Professional 27 3 2 0 32
Non-professional 0 2 0 0 2
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 202 20 6 7 235
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree FT 2
Unemployed - deferred start date 2
Unemployed - not seeking 4
Unemployed - seeking 17
Employment status unknown 10
Non-employed total 35
Total graduates 270
School-funded jobs
Long term
full time
Long term
part time
Short Term
full time
Short Term
part time
Total
Bar passage required 5 0 0 0 5
J.D. advantage 1 0 0 0 1
Professional 1 0 0 0 1
Non-professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total law school funded 7 0 0 0 7
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 27 7 1 2 37
11-25 attorneys 7 0 0 0 7
26-50 attorneys 3 1 0 0 4
51-100 attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
101-250 attorneys 4 0 0 0 4
251-500 attorneys 9 0 0 0 9
501+ attorneys 13 1 0 1 15
Size unknown 1 1 0 0 2
Business & industry 36 9 4 2 51
Government 18 1 1 0 20
Public interest 5 0 0 0 5
Clerkships
Federal 3 0 0 0 3
State & local 64 0 0 0 64
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 7 0 0 2 9
Employer type unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 202 20 6 7 235
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree FT 2
Unemployed - deferred start date 2
Unemployed - not seeking 4
Unemployed - seeking 17
Employment status unknown 10
Non-employed total 35
Total graduates 270
Employment Location State Total
Most common employment destination New Jersey 153
Second most common employment destination New York 65
Third most common employment destination Virginia 4
# Employed in foreign countries 1
Employment status Long term
full time
Long term
part time
Short term
full time
Short term
part time
Total
Bar passage required 148 0 4 0 152
J.D. advantage 24 2 0 0 26
Professional 18 1 1 0 20
Non-professional 0 1 0 0 1
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 190 4 5 0 199
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree FT 3
Unemployed - deferred start date 1
Unemployed - not seeking 2
Unemployed - seeking 16
Employment status unknown 6
Non-employed total 28
Total graduates 227
School-funded jobs
Long term
full time
Long term
part time
Short Term
full time
Short Term
part time
Total
Bar passage required 5 0 0 0 5
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 5 0 0 0 5
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 22 0 1 0 23
11-25 attorneys 5 1 0 0 6
26-50 attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
51-100 attorneys 4 0 0 0 4
101-250 attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
251-500 attorneys 7 0 0 0 7
501+ attorneys 17 0 0 0 17
Size unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & industry 31 3 4 0 38
Government 21 0 0 0 21
Public interest 4 0 0 0 4
Clerkships
Federal 5 0 0 0 5
State & local 63 0 0 0 63
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 0 0 0 0 0
Employer type unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed total 190 4 5 0 199
Non-employed
Pursuing graduate degree FT 3
Unemployed - deferred start date 1
Unemployed - not seeking 2
Unemployed - seeking 16
Employment status unknown 6
Non-employed total 28
Total graduates 227
Employment Location State Total
Most common employment destination New Jersey 135
Second most common employment destination New York 49
Third most common employment destination Washington, D.C. 3
# Employed in foreign countries 1

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