Employment Reports

Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 125 10 3 14 152
J.D. Advantage 46 6 6 12 70
Professional 10 0 0 0 10
Non-Professional 6 0 1 0 7
Unknown 4 0 1 0 5
Employed Total 191 16 11 26 250
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 15
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 13
Employment Status Unknown 4
Non-Employed Total 33
Total Graduates 283
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 6 2 0 24 32
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 12 0 0 0 12
2-10 Attorneys 48 0 2 0 50
11-25 Attorneys 15 0 0 0 15
26-50 Attorneys 4 1 0 0 5
51-100 Attorneys 9 0 0 0 9
101-250 Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
251-500 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
501+ Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
Size Unknown 7 0 1 0 8
Business & Industry 44 13 5 2 64
Government 24 1 0 1 26
Public Interest 7 0 0 18 25
Clerkships
Federal 1 0 0 0 1
State & Local 6 0 0 0 6
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 5 2 1 5 13
Employer Type Unknown 5 0 1 0 6
Employed Total 191 17 10 26 250
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 15
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 0
Unemployed - Seeking 13
Employment Status Unknown 4
Non-Employed Total 33
Total Graduates 283
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination MI 135
Second Most Common Employment Destination IL 18
Third Most Common Employment Destination TX 10
# Employed in Foreign Countries 16
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 120 4 6 1 131
J.D. Advantage 50 7 3 18 78
Professional 12 5 0 0 17
Non-Professional 2 3 0 0 5
Unknown 4 0 0 0 4
Employed Total 188 19 9 19 235
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 11
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 28
Employment Status Unknown 16
Non-Employed Total 56
Total Graduates 291
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 1 2
J.D. Advantage 8 0 0 17 25
Professional 2 0 0 0 2
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 11 0 0 18 29
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 50 3 1 0 54
11-25 Attorneys 7 1 0 0 8
26-50 Attorneys 12 0 0 0 12
51-100 Attorneys 9 0 0 0 9
101-250 Attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
251-500 Attorneys 6 0 0 0 6
501+ Attorneys 2 0 1 0 3
Size Unknown 3 2 0 0 5
Business & Industry 39 3 7 1 50
Government 20 2 0 2 24
Public Interest 3 1 0 15 19
Clerkships
Federal 3 0 0 0 3
State & Local 6 0 0 0 6
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 15 6 0 1 22
Employer Type Unknown 2 1 0 0 3
Employed Total 188 19 9 19 235
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 11
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 28
Employment Status Unknown 16
Non-Employed Total 56
Total Graduates 291
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination MI 137
Second Most Common Employment Destination IL 15
Third Most Common Employment Destination NY 8
# Employed in Foreign Countries 6
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 114 4 3 22 143
J.D. Advantage 57 17 6 20 100
Professional 6 3 1 0 10
Non-Professional 2 7 0 0 9
Unknown 2 1 0 0 3
Employed Total 181 32 10 42 265
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 10
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 21
Employment Status Unknown 4
Non-Employed Total 36
Total Graduates 301
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 22 22
J.D. Advantage 3 0 1 19 23
Professional 1 0 0 0 1
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 4 0 1 41 46
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 48 17 0 0 65
11-25 Attorneys 13 0 1 0 14
26-50 Attorneys 6 0 0 0 6
51-100 Attorneys 6 0 0 0 6
101-250 Attorneys 6 0 0 0 6
251-500 Attorneys 6 0 1 0 7
501+ Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 46 8 6 1 61
Government 26 2 1 4 33
Public Interest 4 1 0 36 41
Clerkships
Federal 1 0 0 0 1
State & Local 5 0 0 0 5
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 8 3 1 1 13
Employer Type Unknown 1 1 0 0 2
Employed Total 181 32 10 42 265
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 10
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 21
Employment Status Unknown 4
Non-Employed Total 36
Total Graduates 301
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination MI 136
Second Most Common Employment Destination IL 21
Third Most Common Employment Destination NY 14
# Employed in Foreign Countries 9
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 155 2 41 1 199
J.D. Advantage 64 7 28 2 101
Professional 11 1 1 0 13
Non-Professional 4 2 0 0 6
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 234 12 70 3 319
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 7
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 2
Employment Status Unknown 1
Non-Employed Total 12
Total Graduates 331
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 36 1 39
J.D. Advantage 1 0 18 0 19
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 3 0 54 1 58
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 7 0 0 0 7
2-10 Attorneys 37 3 2 0 42
11-25 Attorneys 16 0 0 0 16
26-50 Attorneys 11 0 0 0 11
51-100 Attorneys 11 0 1 0 12
101-250 Attorneys 11 0 0 0 11
251-500 Attorneys 6 0 0 0 6
501+ Attorneys 6 0 0 0 6
Size Unknown 0 2 0 0 2
Business & Industry 68 3 9 0 80
Government 31 1 10 2 44
Public Interest 9 2 30 0 41
Clerkships
Federal 1 0 1 0 2
State & Local 17 0 0 0 17
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 3 0 17 1 21
Employer Type Unknown 0 1 0 0 1
Employed Total 234 12 70 3 319
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 7
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 2
Employment Status Unknown 1
Non-Employed Total 12
Total Graduates 331
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination MI 164
Second Most Common Employment Destination TX 14
Third Most Common Employment Destination NY 14
# Employed in Foreign Countries 10
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 144 2 9 0 155
J.D. Advantage 59 7 7 3 76
Professional 1 0 0 0 1
Non-Professional 1 1 0 0 2
School Funded 2 0 31 0 33
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 207 10 47 3 267
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 7
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 4
Unemployed - Not Seeking 5
Unemployed - Seeking 7
Employment Status Unknown 1
Non-Employed Total 24
Total Graduates 291
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 17 0 18
J.D. Advantage 1 0 14 0 15
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 2 0 31 0 33
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 49 6 1 1 57
11-25 Attorneys 13 0 0 0 13
26-50 Attorneys 7 0 0 0 7
51-100 Attorneys 8 0 2 0 10
101-250 Attorneys 8 0 0 0 8
251-500 Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
501+ Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
Size Unknown 2 0 1 1 4
Business & Industry 54 3 11 0 68
Government 21 0 7 0 28
Public Interest 6 1 13 0 20
Clerkships
Federal 5 0 0 0 5
State & Local 17 0 0 0 17
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 7 0 12 1 20
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 205 10 46 2 267
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 7
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 4
Unemployed - Not Seeking 5
Unemployed - Seeking 7
Employment Status Unknown 1
Non-Employed Total 24
Total Graduates 291
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination MI 144
Second Most Common Employment Destination OH 12
Third Most Common Employment Destination IL 11
# Employed in Foreign Countries 9
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 149 1 8 0 158
J.D. Advantage 45 4 2 3 54
Professional 0 3 1 1 5
Non-Professional 0 1 0 0 1
School Funded 4 0 17 0 21
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 198 9 28 4 239
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 6
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 3
Unemployed - Seeking 16
Employment Status Unknown 1
Non-Employed Total 26
Total Graduates 265
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 7 0 10
J.D. Advantage 1 0 10 0 11
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 4 0 17 0 21
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 40 4 3 1 48
11-25 Attorneys 12 0 2 0 14
26-50 Attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
51-100 Attorneys 12 0 3 0 15
101-250 Attorneys 10 0 0 0 10
251-500 Attorneys 6 0 0 0 6
501+ Attorneys 3 0 1 0 4
Size Unknown 0 0 1 1 2
Business & Industry 39 3 5 1 48
Government 30 0 6 0 36
Public Interest 6 1 4 1 12
Clerkships
Federal 3 0 0 0 3
State & Local 22 0 0 0 22
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 7 1 3 0 11
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 198 9 28 4 239
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 6
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 3
Unemployed - Seeking 16
Employment Status Unknown 1
Non-Employed Total 26
Total Graduates 265
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination MI 145
Second Most Common Employment Destination IL 9
Third Most Common Employment Destination FL 7
# Employed in Foreign Countries 10
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 137 1 4 0 142
J.D. Advantage 40 1 3 3 47
Professional 2 0 1 1 4
Non-Professional 0 1 1 0 2
School Funded 1 0 11 0 12
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 179 3 9 4 207
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 8
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 13
Employment Status Unknown 1
Non-Employed Total 24
Total Graduates 231
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 6 0 6
J.D. Advantage 1 0 5 0 6
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 42 1 4 0 47
11-25 Attorneys 9 0 1 0 10
26-50 Attorneys 9 0 0 0 9
51-100 Attorneys 6 0 0 0 6
101-250 Attorneys 11 0 0 0 11
251-500 Attorneys 6 0 0 0 6
501+ Attorneys 7 0 0 0 7
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 34 1 3 2 40
Government 23 0 4 1 28
Public Interest 7 0 0 0 7
Clerkships
Federal 3 0 0 0 3
State & Local 16 0 0 0 16
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 6 1 5 0 12
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 3 1 4
Employed Total 180 3 20 4 207
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 8
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 13
Employment Status Unknown 1
Non-Employed Total 24
Total Graduates 231
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination MI 121
Second Most Common Employment Destination IL 11
Third Most Common Employment Destination NY 7
# Employed in Foreign Countries 7
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 172 0 1 2 175
J.D. Advantage 32 1 0 0 33
Professional 2 1 2 1 6
Non-Professional 0 1 0 0 1
School Funded 0 0 7 0 7
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 206 3 10 3 223
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 9
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 2
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 9
Employment Status Unknown 12
Non-Employed Total 33
Total Graduates 255
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 7 0 7
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 0 0 7 0 7
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 49 0 2 1 52
11-25 Attorneys 22 0 0 1 23
26-50 Attorneys 12 0 0 0 12
51-100 Attorneys 6 0 0 0 6
101-250 Attorneys 8 0 0 0 8
251-500 Attorneys 10 0 0 0 10
501+ Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
Size Unknown 1 0 1 1 3
Business & Industry 21 0 2 0 23
Government 34 2 0 0 36
Public Interest 17 0 2 0 19
Clerkships
Federal 5 0 0 0 5
State & Local 15 0 0 0 15
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 0 1 3 0 4
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 207 3 10 3 223
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 9
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 2
Unemployed - Not Seeking 1
Unemployed - Seeking 9
Employment Status Unknown 12
Non-Employed Total 33
Total Graduates 255
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination MI 116
Second Most Common Employment Destination IL 13
Third Most Common Employment Destination TX 8
# Employed in Foreign Countries 9
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 163 0 2 3 168
J.D. Advantage 22 1 3 2 28
Professional 3 1 0 0 4
Non-Professional 0 0 0 1 1
School Funded 0 0 2 0 2
Unknown 0 0 0 2 2
Employed Total 188 2 7 8 205
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 3
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 2
Unemployed - Not Seeking 6
Unemployed - Seeking 8
Employment Status Unknown 8
Non-Employed Total 27
Total Graduates 232
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 2 0 2
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 0 0 2 0 2
Employed Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Law Firms
Solo 2 0 0 1 3
2-10 Attorneys 30 1 1 3 35
11-25 Attorneys 18 0 0 0 18
26-50 Attorneys 8 0 0 0 8
51-100 Attorneys 13 0 0 0 13
101-250 Attorneys 11 0 0 0 11
251-500 Attorneys 12 0 0 0 12
501+ Attorneys 10 0 0 0 10
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 25 0 1 1 27
Government 21 0 2 1 24
Public Interest 15 0 1 0 16
Clerkships
Federal 3 0 0 0 3
State & Local 16 0 1 0 17
Other 1 0 0 0 1
Education 3 1 1 0 5
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 2 2
Employed Total 188 2 7 8 205
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 3
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 2
Unemployed - Not Seeking 6
Unemployed - Seeking 8
Employment Status Unknown 8
Non-Employed Total 27
Total Graduates 232
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination MI 109
Second Most Common Employment Destination IL 15
Third Most Common Employment Destination CA 9
# Employed in Foreign Countries 5
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 170 2 1 0 173
J.D. Advantage 27 1 2 0 30
Professional 2 0 0 0 2
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
School Funded 0 0 3 0 3
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 199 3 6 0 208
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 5
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 5
Unemployed - Seeking 14
Employment Status Unknown 7
Non-Employed Total 32
Total Graduates 240
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 3 0 3
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 0 0 3 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 39 2 0 0 41
11-25 Attorneys 21 0 0 0 21
26-50 Attorneys 12 0 0 0 12
51-100 Attorneys 9 0 0 0 9
101-250 Attorneys 12 0 0 0 12
251-500 Attorneys 4 0 0 0 4
501+ Attorneys 10 0 0 0 10
Size Unknown 1 0 0 0 1
Business & Industry 24 0 2 0 26
Government 24 1 1 0 26
Public Interest 20 0 2 0 22
Clerkships
Federal 1 0 0 0 1
State & Local 18 0 1 0 19
Tribal 0 0 0 0 0
International 1 0 0 0 1
Education 2 0 0 0 2
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 198 3 6 0 208
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 5
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 1
Unemployed - Not Seeking 5
Unemployed - Seeking 14
Employment Status Unknown 7
Non-Employed Total 32
Total Graduates 240
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination MI 125
Second Most Common Employment Destination IL 11
Third Most Common Employment Destination IN 9
# Employed in Foreign Countries 11

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