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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 86 6 0 1 93
J.D. Advantage 13 0 0 0 13
Professional 6 1 2 1 10
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 105 7 2 2 116
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 3
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 2
Unemployed - Seeking 3
Employment Status Unknown 1
Non-Employed Total 9
Total Graduates 125
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 1 0 0 0 1
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 4 0 0 0 4
2-10 Attorneys 27 0 0 0 27
11-25 Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
26-50 Attorneys 10 1 0 0 11
51-100 Attorneys 10 0 0 0 10
101-250 Attorneys 14 0 0 0 14
251-500 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
501+ Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 16 4 2 1 23
Government 0 0 0 0 0
Public Interest 3 0 0 0 3
Clerkships
Federal 4 1 0 0 5
State & Local 9 1 0 0 10
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 3 0 0 1 4
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 105 7 2 2 116
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 3
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 2
Unemployed - Seeking 3
Employment Status Unknown 1
Non-Employed Total 9
Total Graduates 125
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination West Virginia 91
Second Most Common Employment Destination Virginia 5
Third Most Common Employment Destination Pennsylvania 5
# 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 109 0 0 0 109
J.D. Advantage 6 1 1 1 9
Professional 2 0 2 2 6
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 117 1 3 3 124
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 5
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 2
Unemployed - Seeking 8
Employment Status Unknown 3
Non-Employed Total 18
Total Graduates 142
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 1 0 1
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 0 0 1 0 1
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 34 0 0 0 34
11-25 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
26-50 Attorneys 8 0 0 0 8
51-100 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
101-250 Attorneys 20 0 0 0 20
251-500 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
501+ Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 9 1 2 1 13
Government 9 0 0 0 9
Public Interest 5 0 0 0 5
Clerkships
Federal 7 0 0 0 7
State & Local 15 0 0 0 15
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 0 0 1 2 3
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 117 1 3 3 124
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 5
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 2
Unemployed - Seeking 8
Employment Status Unknown 3
Non-Employed Total 18
Total Graduates 142
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination West Virginia 100
Second Most Common Employment Destination Pennsylvania 10
Third Most Common Employment Destination Virginia 5
# 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 75 0 0 2 77
J.D. Advantage 25 0 1 0 26
Professional 2 1 0 0 3
Non-Professional 1 2 0 0 3
Unknown 1 0 0 0 1
Employed Total 104 3 1 2 110
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 3
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 12
Employment Status Unknown 4
Non-Employed Total 20
Total Graduates 130
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 1 0 1
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 0 0 1 1 2
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 25 0 0 0 25
11-25 Attorneys 7 0 0 0 7
26-50 Attorneys 4 0 0 0 4
51-100 Attorneys 6 0 0 0 6
101-250 Attorneys 10 0 0 0 10
251-500 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
501+ Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 22 2 0 1 25
Government 13 0 0 0 13
Public Interest 4 0 0 0 4
Clerkships
Federal 1 0 0 0 1
State & Local 6 0 0 0 6
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 1 1 1 1 4
Employer Type Unknown 1 0 0 0 1
Employed Total 104 3 1 2 110
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 3
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 12
Employment Status Unknown 4
Non-Employed Total 20
Total Graduates 130
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination West Virginia 75
Second Most Common Employment Destination Pennsylvania 10
Third Most Common Employment Destination Virginia 6
# 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 76 2 0 0 78
J.D. Advantage 24 0 2 0 26
Professional 1 2 0 0 3
Non-Professional 1 1 0 3 5
Unknown 2 0 0 0 2
Employed Total 104 5 2 3 114
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 2
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 10
Employment Status Unknown 2
Non-Employed Total 15
Total Graduates 129
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 1 0 1
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 2 2
Total Law School Funded 0 0 1 2 3
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 21 0 0 1 22
11-25 Attorneys 10 0 0 0 10
26-50 Attorneys 2 1 0 0 3
51-100 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
101-250 Attorneys 7 0 0 0 7
251-500 Attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
501+ Attorneys 6 0 0 0 6
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 15 0 0 0 15
Government 13 1 1 0 15
Public Interest 3 1 0 0 4
Clerkships
Federal 5 0 0 0 5
State & Local 12 0 0 0 12
Other 0 0 1 0 1
Education 0 1 0 2 3
Employer Type Unknown 2 0 0 0 2
Employed Total 104 5 2 3 114
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 2
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 10
Employment Status Unknown 2
Non-Employed Total 15
Total Graduates 129
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination West Virginia 85
Second Most Common Employment Destination Pennsylvania 4
Third Most Common Employment Destination Maryland 3
# 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 91 0 0 0 91
J.D. Advantage 9 0 0 0 9
Professional 3 0 0 1 4
Non-Professional 2 1 0 2 5
School Funded 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 105 1 0 3 109
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 2
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 2
Unemployed - Seeking 9
Employment Status Unknown 3
Non-Employed Total 16
Total Graduates 125
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 26 0 0 0 26
11-25 Attorneys 7 0 0 0 7
26-50 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
51-100 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
101-250 Attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
251-500 Attorneys 8 0 0 0 8
501+ Attorneys 4 0 0 0 4
Size Unknown 1 0 0 0 1
Business & Industry 13 1 0 0 14
Government 11 0 0 1 12
Public Interest 3 0 0 0 3
Clerkships
Federal 6 0 0 0 6
State & Local 15 0 0 0 15
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 2 0 0 2 4
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 104 1 0 3 109
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 2
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 2
Unemployed - Seeking 9
Employment Status Unknown 3
Non-Employed Total 16
Total Graduates 125
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination West Virginia 82
Second Most Common Employment Destination Virginia 4
Third Most Common Employment Destination Colorado 4
# 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 72 0 0 0 72
J.D. Advantage 16 0 2 1 19
Professional 2 0 0 1 3
Non-Professional 4 0 2 0 6
School Funded 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 94 0 4 2 100
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 2
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 8
Employment Status Unknown 4
Non-Employed Total 15
Total Graduates 115
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 29 0 0 1 30
11-25 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
26-50 Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
51-100 Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
101-250 Attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
251-500 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
501+ Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 20 0 1 0 21
Government 9 0 1 0 10
Public Interest 8 0 1 0 9
Clerkships
Federal 3 0 0 0 3
State & Local 6 0 0 0 6
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 2 0 1 1 4
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 94 0 4 2 100
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 2
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 8
Employment Status Unknown 4
Non-Employed Total 15
Total Graduates 115
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination West Virginia 67
Second Most Common Employment Destination Virginia 5
Third Most Common Employment Destination Pennsylvania 5
# 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 79 0 0 0 79
J.D. Advantage 4 0 2 0 6
Professional 3 0 0 2 5
Non-Professional 0 0 1 0 1
School Funded 3 0 0 0 3
Unknown 1 0 0 0 1
Employed Total 87 0 3 2 96
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 4
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 3
Unemployed - Seeking 3
Employment Status Unknown 0
Non-Employed Total 11
Total Graduates 106
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 3 0 0 0 3
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 16 0 0 0 16
11-25 Attorneys 9 0 1 0 10
26-50 Attorneys 4 0 0 0 4
51-100 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
101-250 Attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
251-500 Attorneys 7 0 0 0 7
501+ Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
Size Unknown 2 0 0 0 2
Business & Industry 6 0 1 1 8
Government 8 0 1 0 9
Public Interest 6 0 0 0 6
Clerkships
Federal 7 0 0 0 7
State & Local 10 0 0 0 10
Other 1 0 0 0 1
Education 3 0 0 1 4
Employer Type Unknown 1 0 0 0 1
Employed Total 90 0 3 2 96
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 4
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 3
Unemployed - Seeking 3
Employment Status Unknown 0
Non-Employed Total 11
Total Graduates 106
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination West Virginia 68
Second Most Common Employment Destination Pennsylvania 6
Third Most Common Employment Destination Florida 3
# 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 65 0 0 0 65
J.D. Advantage 7 2 0 0 9
Professional 4 1 0 2 7
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
School Funded 3 0 0 0 3
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 79 3 0 2 84
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 2
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 8
Employment Status Unknown 3
Non-Employed Total 14
Total Graduates 98
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 3 0 0 0 3
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 3 0 0 0 3
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 17 0 0 0 17
11-25 Attorneys 6 0 0 0 6
26-50 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
51-100 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
101-250 Attorneys 8 0 0 0 8
251-500 Attorneys 4 0 0 0 4
501+ Attorneys 4 0 0 0 4
Size Unknown 2 1 0 0 3
Business & Industry 7 0 0 0 7
Government 3 0 0 0 3
Public Interest 10 1 0 0 11
Clerkships
Federal 4 0 0 0 4
State & Local 7 0 0 0 7
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 2 1 0 1 4
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 1 1
Employed Total 79 3 0 2 84
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 2
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 8
Employment Status Unknown 3
Non-Employed Total 14
Total Graduates 98
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination West Virginia 59
Second Most Common Employment Destination Pennsylvania 9
Third Most Common Employment Destination Maryland 3
# 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 67 0 0 1 68
J.D. Advantage 8 0 0 0 8
Professional 3 0 0 3 6
Non-Professional 0 0 2 3 5
School Funded 2 0 1 0 3
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 80 0 3 7 86
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 3
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 2
Unemployed - Seeking 4
Employment Status Unknown 3
Non-Employed Total 12
Total Graduates 102
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 2 0 0 0 2
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 2 0 1 0 3
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 11 0 0 2 13
11-25 Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
26-50 Attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
51-100 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
101-250 Attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
251-500 Attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
501+ Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 10 0 0 3 13
Government 6 0 0 0 6
Public Interest 12 0 0 0 12
Clerkships
Federal 7 0 0 0 7
State & Local 10 0 0 0 10
Other 1 0 0 0 1
Education 2 0 1 0 3
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 80 0 1 5 86
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 3
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 2
Unemployed - Seeking 4
Employment Status Unknown 3
Non-Employed Total 12
Total Graduates 102
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination West Virginia 64
Second Most Common Employment Destination Pennsylvania 5
Third Most Common Employment Destination Virginia 3
# 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 68 0 0 0 68
J.D. Advantage 7 1 0 0 8
Professional 2 1 1 1 5
Non-Professional 1 0 0 2 3
School Funded 2 0 0 0 2
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 80 2 1 3 86
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 4
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 3
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 8
Employment Status Unknown 4
Non-Employed Total 19
Total Graduates 105
School-Funded Jobs
Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 2 0 0 0 2
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 0 0 0 2
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 19 1 0 0 20
11-25 Attorneys 6 0 0 0 6
26-50 Attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
51-100 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
101-250 Attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
251-500 Attorneys 4 0 0 0 4
501+ Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
Size Unknown 1 0 0 0 1
Business & Industry 4 0 1 2 7
Government 5 0 0 0 5
Public Interest 11 0 0 0 11
Clerkships
Federal 7 0 0 0 7
State & Local 6 0 0 0 6
Tribal 0 0 0 0 0
International 0 0 0 0 0
Education 1 1 0 1 3
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 80 2 1 3 86
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 4
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 3
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 8
Employment Status Unknown 4
Non-Employed Total 19
Total Graduates 105
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination West Virginia 59
Second Most Common Employment Destination Virginia 6
Third Most Common Employment Destination Colorado 2
# Employed in Foreign Countries 0

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