Class of 2013 Employment

Class of 2013 Employment (as of February 15, 2014)

CLASS OF 2013 EMPLOYMENT REPORT AT 9 MONTHS AFTER GRADUATION
Employment Status
Number / %
Full-Time
Part-Time
Long Term
Short Term
Long Term
Short Term
Employed - Bar Passage Required
223 / 80.2%
187
7
1
28
Employed - JD Advantage
16 / 5.8%
13
1
1
1
Employed - Professional Position
3 / 1.1%
3
0
0
0
Employed - Non-Professional Position
1 / .36%
0
0
1
0
Employed - Job Category Undeterminable
0 / 0%
0
0
0
0
Pursuing Graduate Degree Full-Time
4 / 1.4%
       
Unemployed - Start Date Deferred
7 / 2.5%
       
Unemployed - Not Seeking
3 / 1.1%
       
Unemployed - Seeking
17 / 6.1%
       
Employment Status Unknown
4 / 1.4%
       
Total graduates
278 / 100%
       

 

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LAW SCHOOL/UNIVERSITY FUNDED POSITION
Of Employed - Law School/University Funded
Full-Time
Part-Time
Long Term
Short Term
Long Term
Short Term
Bar Passage Required
17
0
0
24
J.D. Advantage
0
0
0
0
Professional Position
0
0
0
0
Non-Professional Position
0
0
0
0
Total Employed by Law School/University
17
0
0
24

 

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EMPLOYMENT TYPE
Employment Type
Number
Full-Time
Part-Time
Long Term
Short Term
Long Term
Short Term
Law Firms (Private Practice)
113
108
1
1
3
Solo Practitioner
1
1
0
0
0
2 - 10
21
17
1
0
3
11 - 25
12
11
0
1
0
26 - 50
5
5
0
0
0
51 - 100
7
7
0
0
0
101 - 250
12
12
0
0
0
251 - 500
8
8
0
0
0
501+
47
47
0
0
0
Unknown
0
0
0
0
0
 
Business & Industry
34
24
3
2
5
 
Government
43
29
2
0
12
 
Public Interest (inc. Pub. Def.)
36
25
2
0
9
 
Judicial Clerkships
15
15
0
0
0
Federal
7
7
0
0
0
State & local
8
8
0
0
0
Other
0
0
0
0
0
 
Education
1
1
0
0
0
 
Employer Type Unknown
1
1
0
0
0
 
Total
243
203
8
3
29

 

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TIMING OF OFFER
Before Graduation 132
After Graduation But Before Bar Results 63
After Bar Results 43
Timing of Offer Unknown 5

 

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BREAKDOWN OF SALARY IN PRIVATE PRACTICE
 
Number
Number Responded
Average
Minimum
25th Percentile
Median
75th Percentile
Maximum
Overall
113
78
$139,000
$35,000
$128,750
$160,000
$160,000
$175,000
Solo Practitioner
1
0
2 - 10 attorneys
21
6
$70,833
$35,000
$38,750
$65,000
$105,000
$120,000
11 - 25 attorneys
12
6
$96,667
$75,000
$82,500
$90,000
$112,500
$135,000
26 - 50 attorneys
5
1
$70,000
$70,000
$70,000
51 - 100 attorneys
7
4
$116,750
$77,000
$117,500
$155,000
101 - 250 attorneys
12
11
$145,455
$95,000
$125,000
$160,000
$160,000
$175,000

251 - 500 attorneys

8
8
$146,250
$90,000
$135,000
$160,000
$160,000
$160,000
501 + attorneys
47
42
$155,476
$125,000
$160,000
$160,000 $160,000 $160,000
Size Unknown
0

 

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BREAKDOWN OF SALARY IN PUBLIC INTEREST
Number
Number Responded
Average
Minimum
25th Percentile
Median
75th Percentile
Maximum
36
7
$51,090
$40,000
$46,000
$50,000
$53,000
$66,630

 

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BREAKDOWN OF SALARY IN GOVERNMENT (Includes Judicial Clerkships)
Number
Number Responded
Average
Minimum
25th Percentile
Median
75th Percentile
Maximum
58
27
$54,327
$37,500
$50,000
$56,730
$60,000
$75,000

 

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BREAKDOWN OF SALARY IN JUDICIAL CLERKSHIPS
Number
Number Responded
Average
Minimum
25th Percentile
Median
75th Percentile
Maximum
15
14
$55,714
$44,000
$51,906
$57,000
$58,170
$65,000

 

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BREAKDOWN OF SALARY IN BUSINESS & INDUSTRY
Number
Number Responded
Average
Minimum
25th Percentile
Median
75th Percentile
Maximum
34
14
$63,643
$50,000
$50,000
$67,500
$74,250
$84,000

 

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EMPLOYMENT AND BAR EXAM LOCATIONS
State
Number of students working in state
Number of July Bar Exam takers
Massachusetts
116
147
New York
41
95
California
14
17
Arkansas
0
1
Colorado
3
2
Connecticut
2
1
District of Columbia
12
2
Florida
4
4
Georgia
2
2
Hawaii
1
1
Idaho
0
1
Illinois
7
11
Kentucky
0
1
Maine
3
4
Maryland
1
3
Minnesota
1
1
New Hampshire
2
5
New Jersey
4
10
North Carolina
1
1
North Dakota
1
0
Pennsylvania
5
6
Rhode Island
1
2
South Carolina
1
0
Tennessee
1
1
Texas
6
7
Utah
1
0
Virginia
1
2
Vermont
3
2
China
1
n/a
Japan
3
n/a
Korea
1
n/a
Puerto Rico
3
n/a

 

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EMPLOYERS*
List of Employers Location
ACLU MA
Allen & Overy LLP NY
Anderson Kreiger MA
Arnold & Porter LLP NY
Ballard Spahr UT
Balsamo Rosenblatt NY
Bingham McCutchen LLP - 2 MA
Bjork Lindley Little, P.C. CO
Bowditch & Dewey LLP MA
Brill Nijhoff Publishers MA
Bronx District Attorney's Office NY
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP NC
Carrington, Coleman, Sloman & Bluementhal LLP TX
Carstens & Cahoon TX
Cassidy Turley MA
Catamount Management Corporation MA
Cause of Action DC
Center for Health Information and Analysis MA
Chisholm, Chisholm & Kilpatrick RI
Choate Hall & Stewart MA
Churchill & Tilden MA
Clyde & Co NY
Committee for Public Counsel Services - 3 MA
Congresswoman Ann Wagner's Office DC
Continental Development Group, LLC CA
Cooley LLP MA
Cunha & Holcomb MA
Cushing & Dolan MA
David J. Bleckner P.C. NY
Dechert LLP MA
Dechert LLP NY
Digital Credit Union MA
DLA Piper MA
DLA Piper Japan
Donoghue, Barret and Singal MA
Draper Laboratory MA
Duval & Stachenfeld NY
Eaton Peabody ME
Edwards Wildman MA
EMC MA
Empire Justice Center NY
Ernst & Young MA
Essex County District Attorney's Office MA
Federal Trade Commission DC
Feeley & Driscoll MA
Fish & Richardson MA
Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto NY
Foley & Lardner MA
Foley Hoag - 2 MA
Goodwin Procter - 3 MA
Goodwin Procter NY
Greater Bakersfield Legal Assistance CA
Greater Boston Legal Services - 2 MA
Greenberg Traurig FL
Gross McGinley LLP PA
Gunderson Dettmer Stough Villeneuve Franklin & Hachigan MA
Gunderson Dettmer Stough Villeneuve Franklin & Hachigan NY
Health Connector MA
Heckscher, Teillon, Terrill & Sager, P.C. PA
Herbert E. Nass & Associates NY
Hinckley Allen & Snyder MA
Holland & Knight - 2 MA
ING CT
Jaffe & Asher NY
Justice Center of Southeast Massachusetts MA
King & Spalding GA
Kings County District Attorney's Office NY
Kirkland & Ellis LLP - 2 IL
Knobbe Martens Olson and Bear CA
KPMG IL
Krokidas & Bluestein MA
Law Office of Debra Rahmin Silberstein MA
Law Office of Laura Gillis MA
Law Offices of Donald Watnick NY
LawNY NY
Lawyers Without Borders CT
LeClairRyan MA
Lee and Lee Law Office Korea
Legal Aid Society - 2 NY
Littler Mendelson  PA
LivePerson NY
Lutheran Social Services MA
Manion Gaynor & Manning MA
Massachusetts Appeals Court - 2 MA
Massachusetts Attorney General's Office MA
Massachusetts Inspector General's Office MA
Massachusetts Probate Court MA
McGladrey - 2 MA
MFS Investment Management MA
Middlesex County Vicinage NJ
Middlesex District Attorney's Office - 3 MA
Millar & Mixon GA
Miller & Martin PLLC TN
Milligan Coughlin LLC MA
Minnesota Supreme Court MN
Mintz,Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, PC MA
Mintz,Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, PC NY
Morgan Lewis & Bockius MA
Morgan Lewis & Bockius NY
MT Law LLC MA
NARAL DC
National Grid - 2 MA
National Iranian American Council DC
National Treasury Employees Union DC
New York County District Attorney's Office NY
Nixon Peabody MA
Notre Dame High School MA
Nutter, McClennan & Fish LLP MA
Office of the Comptroller of the Currency CO
Ogletree Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart NJ
Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe NY
Pabian & Russell LLC MA
Pashman Stein NJ
Patrolmen's Benevolent Association of the City of New York NY
PricewaterhouseCoopers CA
Primmer Piper Eggleston & Cramer PC VT
Public Defender Service for DC DC
Reavis Parent Lehrer LLP NY
Ropes & Gray -6 MA
Ropes & Gray NY
SAIC/Leidos DC
Saidman DesignLaw Group MD
Sawyier & Williams, LLP IL
Seward & Kissel DC
Seward & Kissel NY
SigFig Wealth Management CA
Silver & Agacinski FL
Skadden Arps MA
Skadden Arps - 2 NY
Standard Market IL
Steiker, Fischer, Edwards & Greenapple MA
StillDragon North America, LLC FL
Stroock & Stroock & Lavan NY
Sullivan & Cromwell Japan
Sullivan & Worcester MA
Sumner F. Kalman Law Office NH
Swift Navigation CA
TargetCW MA
The China Association of Auctioneers China
Torkildson, Katz, Moor, Hetherington & Harris HI
Transperfect Legal Solutions MA
TripAdvisor MA
U.S. Air Force JAG Japan
U.S. Army JAG VA
U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit Puerto Rico
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development DC
U.S. Department of Justice - Executive Office for Immigration Review Puerto Rico
U.S. Department of Justice - Executive Office for Immigration Review - 2 CA
U.S. District Court for the District of Maine ME
U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts - 2 MA
U.S. District Court for the District of Puerto Rico Puerto Rico
U.S. District Court for the District of Vermont VT
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas TX
U.S. Navy JAG CA
U.S. Supreme Court of New Hampshire NH
U.S. Supreme Court of North Dakota ND
Ungaretti & Harris LLP IL
Venable LLP NY
Vermont Superior Court VT
Verrill Dana LLP MA
Verrill Dana LLP ME
Weil, Gotshal & Manges MA
Weil, Gotshal & Manges NY
Westchester County District Attorney's Office NY
White & Case NY
WilmerHale - 2 MA
Wisselman, Harounian & Associates, P.C. NY
Wolf Greenfield & Sachs PC MA
Wood & Nathanson MA

* 1 graduate employed unless otherwise indicated and 7 employers are not listed for privacy purposes

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EMPLOYERS FOR FULL- AND PART-TIME FELLOWS PROGRAM
Full-Time Location
ACLU of Massachusetts MA
American Civil Liberties Union of Pennsylvania PA
Disability Law Center MA
Greater Boston Legal Services MA
Human Rights Initiative TX
Irish International Immigrant Center MA
Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights CA
Legal Aid Society of Orange County CA
Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination MA
Massachusetts State House MA
New York City Law Department - 2 NY
Pioneer Investments MA
Public Advocates CA
U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts MA
U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit MA
Volunteer Lawyers Project MA
Part-Time Location
Americans for Immigrant Justice FL
Beacon Press MA
Bet Tzedek CA
Boston Medical Center MA
City of Waltham Law Department MA
Committee for Public Counsel Services - 2 MA
First Judicial District of Pennsylvania PA
Greater Boston Legal Services MA
Kings County District Attorney's Office NY
Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights and Economic Justice MA
Massachusetts Land Court MA
Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority MA
Medical University of South Carolina SC
Merit Systems Protection Board DC
Metrowest Legal Services MA
MFY Legal Services NY
New York City Civil Court NY
Rocky Mountain Victim Law Center CO
State Street MA
Texas Court of Criminal Appeals TX
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services DC
Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts MA

 

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