Does it matter where you attend law school? The answer is absolutely!
Top law schools have a strong alumni network, prestige and connections to top law firms. As the number of lawyers in the world increases, the importance of obtaining a law degree from a top school increases. The major law firms, major corporations and high-profile government agencies actively recruit from top law firms.
The traditional top 14 US law schools (T14) include:
- Yale Law School
- Harvard Law School
- Stanford Law School
- Columbia Law School
- Chicago Law School
- New York University School of Law
- University of Pennsylvania Law School
- University of Virginia Law School
- University of California Berkeley Boalt Law School
- Duke Law School
- University of Michigan Ann Arbor Law School
- Northwestern Law School
- Cornell Law School
- Georgetown Law School
So the next time you are considering why you should consider top laws schools remember my blog!
Dr. Paul Lowe is the managing director of Pinnacle Educational Center Admissions Advisors Group network. He and his team of advisors, through the admissions affiliate Law School Admissions Advisors, help applicants gain admissions to top U.S. law schools.