Employment Reports

Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 103 13 10 5 131
J.D. Advantage 53 0 1 2 56
Professional 5 2 4 0 11
Non-Professional 4 0 5 2 11
Unknown 0 1 1 0 2
Employed Total 165 16 21 9 211
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 4
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 28
Unemployed - Seeking 30
Employment Status Unknown 25
Non-Employed Total 87
Total Graduates 298
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 11 0 1 0 12
2-10 Attorneys 51 7 8 2 68
11-25 Attorneys 4 1 0 1 6
26-50 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
51-100 Attorneys 0 1 1 0 2
101-250 Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
251-500 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
501+ Attorneys 4 1 0 0 5
Size Unknown 4 0 0 2 6
Business & Industry 62 3 7 4 76
Government 9 1 1 0 11
Public Interest 8 0 1 0 9
Clerkships
Federal 1 0 0 0 1
State & Local 1 0 0 0 1
Other 1 0 0 0 1
Education 1 1 1 0 3
Employer Type Unknown 1 1 1 0 3
Employed Total 165 16 21 9 211
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 4
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 28
Unemployed - Seeking 30
Employment Status Unknown 25
Non-Employed Total 87
Total Graduates 298
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination CA 194
Second Most Common Employment Destination FL 2
Third Most Common Employment Destination DC 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 143 3 5 1 152
J.D. Advantage 40 1 2 1 44
Professional 12 5 0 0 17
Non-Professional 3 3 2 2 10
Unknown 1 1 0 0 2
Employed Total 199 13 9 4 225
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 4
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 4
Unemployed - Not Seeking 24
Unemployed - Seeking 34
Employment Status Unknown 33
Non-Employed Total 99
Total Graduates 324
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 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 5 0 0 0 5
2-10 Attorneys 81 1 3 1 86
11-25 Attorneys 9 1 0 0 10
26-50 Attorneys 11 0 0 1 12
51-100 Attorneys 8 0 0 0 8
101-250 Attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
251-500 Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
501+ Attorneys 6 0 0 0 6
Size Unknown 3 0 0 0 3
Business & Industry 52 6 4 2 64
Government 7 1 0 0 8
Public Interest 8 1 2 0 11
Clerkships
Federal 0 0 0 0 0
State & Local 1 0 0 0 1
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 3 3 0 0 6
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 199 13 9 4 225
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 4
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 4
Unemployed - Not Seeking 24
Unemployed - Seeking 34
Employment Status Unknown 33
Non-Employed Total 99
Total Graduates 324
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination CA 212
Second Most Common Employment Destination AZ 2
Third Most Common Employment Destination FL 2
# 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 120 1 5 2 128
J.D. Advantage 36 1 5 1 43
Professional 5 1 2 1 9
Non-Professional 2 1 0 1 4
Unknown 1 0 0 0 1
Employed Total 164 4 12 5 185
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 1
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 3
Unemployed - Not Seeking 17
Unemployed - Seeking 56
Employment Status Unknown 38
Non-Employed Total 115
Total Graduates 300
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 5 0 1 0 6
2-10 Attorneys 51 1 4 1 57
11-25 Attorneys 14 0 0 0 14
26-50 Attorneys 7 0 0 0 7
51-100 Attorneys 4 0 0 0 4
101-250 Attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
251-500 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
501+ Attorneys 7 0 1 0 8
Size Unknown 8 0 2 1 11
Business & Industry 42 2 4 2 50
Government 8 0 0 0 8
Public Interest 5 0 0 0 5
Clerkships
Federal 2 0 0 0 2
State & Local 3 0 0 0 3
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 2 1 0 1 4
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 164 4 12 5 185
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 1
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 3
Unemployed - Not Seeking 17
Unemployed - Seeking 56
Employment Status Unknown 38
Non-Employed Total 115
Total Graduates 300
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination CA 166
Second Most Common Employment Destination NY 4
Third Most Common Employment Destination CO 2
# 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 122 5 3 2 132
J.D. Advantage 53 15 3 2 73
Professional 9 7 0 1 17
Non-Professional 5 2 0 0 7
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 189 29 6 5 229
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 5
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 4
Unemployed - Not Seeking 7
Unemployed - Seeking 55
Employment Status Unknown 13
Non-Employed Total 84
Total Graduates 313
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 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 10 0 0 0 10
2-10 Attorneys 75 9 0 2 86
11-25 Attorneys 15 0 0 0 15
26-50 Attorneys 8 0 0 0 8
51-100 Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
101-250 Attorneys 4 0 0 0 4
251-500 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
501+ Attorneys 8 0 0 0 8
Size Unknown 4 3 0 0 7
Business & Industry 48 12 2 2 64
Government 5 2 1 0 8
Public Interest 4 0 1 1 6
Clerkships
Federal 0 0 0 0 0
State & Local 1 0 2 0 3
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 3 3 0 0 6
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 189 29 6 5 229
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 5
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 4
Unemployed - Not Seeking 7
Unemployed - Seeking 55
Employment Status Unknown 13
Non-Employed Total 84
Total Graduates 313
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination CA 221
Second Most Common Employment Destination TX 2
Third Most Common Employment Destination FL 1
# 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 115 5 6 5 131
J.D. Advantage 35 5 2 4 46
Professional 21 1 0 1 23
Non-Professional 2 0 0 0 2
School Funded 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 173 11 8 10 202
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 4
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 2
Unemployed - Not Seeking 4
Unemployed - Seeking 95
Employment Status Unknown 4
Non-Employed Total 109
Total Graduates 311
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 6 0 1 0 7
2-10 Attorneys 68 5 1 7 81
11-25 Attorneys 12 0 1 0 13
26-50 Attorneys 4 1 0 0 5
51-100 Attorneys 7 0 0 0 7
101-250 Attorneys 1 0 2 0 3
251-500 Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
501+ Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
Size Unknown 4 2 0 0 6
Business & Industry 47 3 3 1 54
Government 5 0 0 0 5
Public Interest 7 0 0 0 7
Clerkships
Federal 1 0 0 0 1
State & Local 2 0 0 0 2
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 3 0 0 2 5
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 169 9 8 10 202
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 4
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 2
Unemployed - Not Seeking 4
Unemployed - Seeking 95
Employment Status Unknown 4
Non-Employed Total 109
Total Graduates 311
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination CA 196
Second Most Common Employment Destination VA 1
Third Most Common Employment Destination MO 1
# 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 125 4 1 1 131
J.D. Advantage 48 8 2 4 62
Professional 10 6 1 3 20
Non-Professional 1 1 0 0 2
School Funded 2 0 0 0 2
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 186 19 4 8 217
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 0
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 4
Unemployed - Seeking 93
Employment Status Unknown 7
Non-Employed Total 104
Total Graduates 321
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 2 0 0 0 2
2-10 Attorneys 81 5 1 4 91
11-25 Attorneys 16 2 0 0 18
26-50 Attorneys 10 0 0 0 10
51-100 Attorneys 11 0 0 0 11
101-250 Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
251-500 Attorneys 0 0 0 0 0
501+ Attorneys 6 0 0 0 6
Size Unknown 1 1 0 0 2
Business & Industry 36 6 3 2 47
Government 13 1 0 1 15
Public Interest 7 1 0 1 9
Clerkships
Federal 0 0 0 0 0
State & Local 1 0 0 0 1
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 2 3 0 0 5
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 186 19 4 8 217
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 0
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 4
Unemployed - Seeking 93
Employment Status Unknown 7
Non-Employed Total 104
Total Graduates 321
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination CA 191
Second Most Common Employment Destination FL 2
Third Most Common Employment Destination NV 2
# Employed in Foreign Countries 3
Employment Status Long Term
Full Time
Long Term
Part Time
Short Term
Full Time
Short Term
Part Time
Total
Bar Passage Required 124 2 2 1 129
J.D. Advantage 43 8 4 1 56
Professional 18 12 1 2 33
Non-Professional 0 3 0 1 4
School Funded 0 0 0 5 5
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 185 25 7 5 227
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 5
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 2
Unemployed - Not Seeking 8
Unemployed - Seeking 35
Employment Status Unknown 8
Non-Employed Total 58
Total Graduates 285
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 0 4 4
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 6 0 0 0 6
2-10 Attorneys 79 5 3 1 88
11-25 Attorneys 11 0 0 0 11
26-50 Attorneys 9 0 0 0 9
51-100 Attorneys 6 0 0 0 6
101-250 Attorneys 3 0 0 0 3
251-500 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
501+ Attorneys 9 0 0 0 9
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 38 16 3 4 61
Government 13 3 0 2 18
Public Interest 6 0 1 3 10
Clerkships
Federal 2 0 0 0 2
State & Local 0 0 0 0 0
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 2 1 0 0 3
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 185 25 7 10 227
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 5
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 2
Unemployed - Not Seeking 8
Unemployed - Seeking 35
Employment Status Unknown 8
Non-Employed Total 58
Total Graduates 285
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination CA 208
Second Most Common Employment Destination GA 2
Third Most Common Employment Destination NV 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 128 1 2 1 132
J.D. Advantage 39 6 1 2 48
Professional 16 2 1 1 20
Non-Professional 2 1 0 0 3
School Funded 1 0 6 1 8
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 186 10 10 5 211
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 3
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 3
Unemployed - Not Seeking 8
Unemployed - Seeking 39
Employment Status Unknown 2
Non-Employed Total 55
Total Graduates 266
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 2 0 3
J.D. Advantage 0 0 4 1 5
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 1 0 6 1 8
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 74 2 0 1 77
11-25 Attorneys 11 0 0 0 11
26-50 Attorneys 10 0 0 0 10
51-100 Attorneys 4 0 0 1 5
101-250 Attorneys 1 0 0 0 1
251-500 Attorneys 2 0 0 0 2
501+ Attorneys 5 0 0 0 5
Size Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 39 3 2 2 46
Government 12 0 3 0 15
Public Interest 17 2 5 1 25
Clerkships
Federal 1 0 0 0 1
State & Local 2 0 0 0 2
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 4 3 0 0 7
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 186 10 10 5 211
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 3
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 3
Unemployed - Not Seeking 8
Unemployed - Seeking 39
Employment Status Unknown 2
Non-Employed Total 55
Total Graduates 266
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination CA 183
Second Most Common Employment Destination DC 2
Third Most Common Employment Destination TX 2
# 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 92 0 1 1 94
J.D. Advantage 37 6 0 0 43
Professional 18 3 0 0 21
Non-Professional 2 0 0 0 2
School Funded 0 0 4 0 4
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 149 9 5 1 164
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 5
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 8
Unemployed - Seeking 21
Employment Status Unknown 2
Non-Employed Total 36
Total Graduates 200
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 4 0 4
Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional 0 0 0 0 0
Total Law School Funded 0 0 4 0 4
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 57 3 0 0 60
11-25 Attorneys 11 0 0 0 11
26-50 Attorneys 8 0 0 0 8
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 3 0 0 0 3
Size Unknown 1 0 0 1 2
Business & Industry 38 3 1 0 42
Government 12 1 0 0 13
Public Interest 7 0 4 0 11
Clerkships
Federal 1 0 0 0 1
State & Local 3 0 0 0 3
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 0 2 0 0 2
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Employed Total 149 9 5 1 164
Non-Employed
Pursuing Graduate Degree FT 5
Unemployed - Deferred Start Date 0
Unemployed - Not Seeking 8
Unemployed - Seeking 21
Employment Status Unknown 2
Non-Employed Total 36
Total Graduates 200
Employment Location State Total
Most Common Employment Destination CA 134
Second Most Common Employment Destination CO 3
Third Most Common Employment Destination NY 2
# Employed in Foreign Countries 0

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