(as of March 15, 2015)

ABA Employment Summary for 2014 Graduates

Class of 2014 Employment Report at 10 Months After Graduation
Employment Status Number / % Full-Time Part-Time
Long Term Short Term Long Term Short Term
Employed – Bar Passage Required 196 / 79.7% 179 6 2 9
Employed – JD Advantage 20 / 8.1% 18 2 0 0
Employed – Professional Position 4 / 1.6% 2 0 0 2
Employed – Non-Professional Position 0 / 0% 0 0 0 0
Employed – Job Category Undeterminable 0 / 0% 0 0 0 0
Start Date Deferred 5 / 2.0%
Pursuing Graduate Degree Full-Time 9 / 3.7%
Unemployed – Not Seeking 0 / 0%
Unemployed – Seeking 11 / 4.5%
Employment Status Unknown 1 / 0.4%
Total graduates 246 / 100%

Law School/University Funded Positions
Of Employed – Law School/University Funded Full-Time Part-Time
Long Term Short Term Long Term Short Term
Bar Passage Required 12 0 0 8
JD Advantage 0 0 0 0
Professional Position 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional Position 0 0 0 0
Total Employed by Law School/University 12 0 0 8

Employment Type
Employment Type Number Full-Time Part-Time
Long Term Short Term Long Term Short Term
Law Firms (Private Practice) 121 117 1 2 1
Solo Practitioner 0 0 0 0 0
2 – 10 15 13 0 2 0
11 – 25 7 7 0 0 0
26 – 50 5 4 1 0 0
51 – 100 8 8 0 0 0
101 – 250 6 6 0 0 0
251 – 500 19 18 0 0 1
501+ 61 61 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Business & Industry 34 27 5 0 2
Government 34 30 1 0 3
Public Interest 19 14 0 0 5
Judicial Clerkships 11 10 1 0 0
Federal 4 4 0 0 0
State & local 7 6 1 0 0
Other 0 0 0 0 0
Education 1 1 0 0 0
Employer Type Unknown 0 0 0 0 0
Total 220 199 8 2 11

Timing of Offer
Before Graduation 142
After Graduation But Before Bar Results 41
After Bar Results 33
Timing of Offer Unknown 4

Breakdown of Salary in Private Practice
Number Number Responded Average Minimum 25th Percentile Median 75th Percentile Maximum
Overall 121 103 $132,934 $36,000 $100,000 $160,000 $160,000 $165,000
Solo Practitioner 0
2 – 10 attorneys 15 6 $47,167 $36,000 $39,000 $42,500 $58,500 $66,000
11 – 25 attorneys 7 7 $75,600 $65,000 $65,000 $70,000 $90,000 $90,000
26 – 50 attorneys 5 4 $93,000 $65,000 $86,000 $135,000
51 – 100 attorneys 8 7 $98,571 $50,000 $75,000 $90,000 $145,000 $160,000
101 – 250 attorneys 6 3 $121,667 $100,000 $120,000 $145,000
251 – 500 attorneys 19 18 $141,667 $100,000 $118,750 $160,000 $160,000 $160,000
501 + attorneys 61 58 $153,500 $70,000 $160,000 $160,000 $160,000 $165,000
Size Unknown 0

Breakdown of Salary in Public Interest (includes all Public Defenders)
Number Number Responded Average Minimum 25th Percentile Median 75th Percentile Maximum
23 15 $38,733 $30,000 $30,000 $40,000 $50,000 $56,000

Breakdown of Salary in Government (Includes Judicial Clerkships)
Number Number Responded Average Minimum 25th Percentile Median 75th Percentile Maximum
41 33 $54,141 $30,000 $45,000 $57,000 $62,738 $81,000

Breakdown of Salary in Judicial Clerkships
Number Number Responded Average Minimum 25th Percentile Median 75th Percentile Maximum
11 8 $55,757 $38,000 $55,500 $57,790 $59,500 $62,476

Breakdown of Salary in Business & Industry
Number Number Responded Average Minimum 25th Percentile Median 75th Percentile Maximum
34 21 $73,667 $50,000 $53,000 $70,000 $85,000 $140,000

Employment and Bar Exam Locations
State Number of students working in state Number of July Bar Exam takers
Massachusetts 95 123
New York 37 80
District of Columbia 14 0
California 13 19
Alabama 1 0
Colorado 1 1
Connecticut 4 5
Delaware 1 1
Florida 6 7
Georgia 1 1
Illinois 4 3
Louisiana 1 0
Maryland 6 10
Maine 1 1
Minnesota 2 2
North Dakota 1 0
New Hampshire 4 7
New Jersey 4 8
Ohio 1 0
Pennsylvania 2 1
Rhode Island 2 2
Texas 7 7
Virginia 2 4
Wisconsin 1 1
Canada 1 1
China 1 n/a
Japan 1 n/a
Korea 3 n/a
Puerto Rico 1 n/a
Spain 1 n/a
Taiwan 1 n/a

Employers*
List of Employers Location
Banys, P.C. CA
Ben Urbelis Law MA
Blank Rome PA
Booz Allen Hamilton MD
Boston University General Counsel MA
Boston Children’s Hospital MA
Bourgeois White MA
Bregman, Berbert, Schwartz & Gilday, LLC MD
Bronx County District Attorney’s Office – 2 NY
Bronx Defenders NY
Brown Sims, P.C. TX
Burleigh County State’s Attorney’s Office ND
Cahill, Gordon & Reindel NY
Carter DeLuca Farrell & Schmidt NY
Circuit Court for Harford County MD
Citigroup NY
Cohen & Wolf CT
Commonwealth of Massachusetts MA
Conflict Dynamics International MA
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau DC
Crowell & Moring NY
Day Pitney CT
Dechert LLP – 2 MA
Deloitte NY
Department of Developmental Services MA
Department of Labor, Office of Administrative Law Judges NJ
Drive Medical NY
Duffy & Sweeney RI
Dungarvin, Inc. MN
Electric Insurance Company – 3 MA
EMC MA
Ernst & Young CA
Ernst & Young MA
Ernst & Young NY
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission DC
Federal Labor Relations Authority IL
Fish & Richardson MA
Foley & Lardner LLP – 2 MA
Foley Hoag LLP – 3 MA
Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy LLP – 2 MA
Fredrikson & Byron, P.A. MN
Frommer Lawrence and Haug NY
Goldman & Pease LLC MA
Goldstein Hall PLLC NY
Goodwin Procter – 8 MA
Goodwin Procter – 2 NY
Granite State Health Plan NH
Greater Boston Legal Services MA
Greenberg Traurig DC
Gunderson Dettmer NY
Harrison & Held IL
Hinckley Allen MA
Hogan Lovells FL
Hogan Lovells Japan
Hogan Lovells NY
Holland & Knight DC
Holland & Knight MA
IRS Office of the Chief Counsel DC
Jipyoung Korea
Jones Day – 2 MA
Jun He Law Offices China
K&L Gates MA
Karyopharm Therapeutics Inc. MA
Kirkland & Ellis – 2 IL
Kirkland & Ellis NY
Krokidas & Bluestein MA
Latham & Watkins – 2 MA
Law Office of Wyckoff Nissenbaum MA
Law Offices of Jean D. Chen CA
Law Offices of Laura Leibfreid NY
LCS & Partners Taiwan
LeClairRyan MA
Legal Aid Society – 2 NY
Leon Cosgrove FL
LG Electronics Korea
Liebert Cassidy Whitmore CA
LinkedIn CA
Linklaters NY
Littler Mendelson CA
Littler Mendelson DC
LivePerson NY
Locke Lord LLP RI
LPL Financial MA
Margolis & Bloom MA
Massachusetts Appeals Court – 3 MA
Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office MA
Massachusetts Division of Securities MA
McCarthy Tetrault LLP Canada
McDermott Will & Emery DC
McGladrey – 2 MA
McGuireWoods VA
Meketa Investment Group MA
Miami-Dade Public Defender Office FL
Michael Best & Freidrich WI
Mintz Levin MA
Morgan Lewis MA
National Labor Relations Board DC
New Jersey Superior Court, Appellate Division NJ
New York City Law Department NY
New York County District Attorney’s Office NY
Nixon Peabody – 2 MA
Nutter McClennen & Fish MA
NYC Department of Education NY
Office of the State of Florida Public Defender, Fifteenth Judicial Circuit FL
Omnia Strategy DC
Orr & Reno NH
P.A. Bravo FL
Perkins Thompson ME
Pollack Solomon Duffy LLP MA
Potter Anderson & Corroon LLP DE
Prince George’s County District Court MD
Proskauer Rose – 2 MA
Proskauer Rose NY
Quilling, Selander, Lownds, Winslett, Moser TX
Rimland & Associates NY
Ropes & Gray CA
Ropes & Gray – 2 MA
Ropes & Gray NY
Schulte Roth & Zabel NY
Selzer Gurvitch Rabin Wertheimer Polott & Obecny, P.C MD
Senate Office of the Legislative Counsel DC
Shapiro Haber & Urmy MA
Sheehan Phinney Bass & Green NH
Shin & Kim Korea
Sintaxia, S.L. Spain
Skadden DC
Skadden MA
State Street Corporation MA
State Street Global Advisors MA
Strategies for Youth MA
Stroock & Stroock & Lavan – 2 NY
Suffolk County Superior Court MA
Sullivan & Cromwell NY
Sullivan & Worcester MA
Sunstein Kann Murphy and Timbers MA
Sustainable Energy Advantage, LLC MA
Tahirih Justice Center TX
Texas Attorney General’s Office TX
Texas Legislative Council TX
The Blackstone Group NY
Twentieth Century Fox Television CA
U.S. Air Force JAG AL
U.S. Air Force JAG LA
U.S. Army JAG TX
U.S. Army JAG VA
U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of New Jersey NJ
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development MA
U.S. District Court for the District of MA MA
U.S. District Court for the District of Puerto Rico Puerto Rico
U.S. Social Security Administration MD
Union Bank CA
Wadleigh, Starr & Peters NH
Weil, Gotshal & Manges – 3 MA
Weil, Gotshal & Manges NY
White & Case CA
WilmerHale – 4 MA
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, P.C. DC
Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker, LLP MA
Withers Bergman LLP CT

* 1 graduate employed unless otherwise indicated and 9 employers are not listed for privacy purposes

Employers for Full- and Part-Time Fellows Program**
Full-Time Location
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center MA
Boston University Immigrant Rights Clinic MA
Greater Boston Legal Services – 2 MA
Natural Resources Defense Council CA
New York City Transit Authority – 2 NY
Political Asylum/Immigration Representation Project (PAIR) MA
Public Defender’s Office, Augusta Circuit GA
Twentieth Judicial District, Office of the District Attorney CO
Volunteer Lawyers Project MA
Part-Time Location
Committee for Public Counsel Services MA
Division of Administrative Law Appeals MA
Legal Aid Service of Broward County FL
Legal Aid Society of Cincinnati OH
Massachusetts Transgender Political Coalition MA
Pension Rights Center DC
Texas Civil Rights Project TX
U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts MA

** 1 graduate employed unless otherwise indicated