Employment Statistics

2019 Graduates            2018 Graduates            2017 Graduates

Employment status of the Class of 2019 as of March 16, 2020, as reported to the ABA in April 2020.

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ABA Employment Report - 2019 Graduates - Page 1

ABA Employment Report - 2019 Graduates - Page 2

In addition to the states listed above, members of the Class of 2019 were employed in Ohio, Virginia, and West Virginia, as of March 16, 2020.

Methodology
Employment data for the Class of 2019, which as defined by the American Bar Association includes all JD graduates from September 1, 2018, through August 31, 2019, was obtained by the Career Services Office using formal tools (including the NALP Graduate Employment Report and Salary Survey) and informal tools (including contact with graduates by members of the staff of the Career Services Office and other independent research). Employment data reflects the status of each graduate as of March 16, 2020, as reported to the American Bar Association.