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Unemployment Among Michigan Lawyers Remains Low

Despite the persistently slow economic recovery and contrary to popular misconception, unemployment among Michigan’s licensed lawyers remains low, according to data provided by the State Bar of Michigan. This analysis is based on their report entitled Statewide and County Demographics (2013-14), which includes data covering the active, licensed, Michigan resident members of the State Bar of Michigan as of July 2013. Continue »



Commentaries on the Law School, legal education, and related topics. 

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04/30/14 - Legal Job Market Continues to Improve

04/23/14 - Assessing Future Enrollment

02/06/14 - Law School Student Loans

11/11/13 - Michigan State Bar Membership by Law School
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11/08/13 - Employment Among Michigan Lawyers Is Increasing
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11/07/13 - Unemployment Among Michigan Lawyers Remains Low
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10/24/13 - The Layperson's Guide to Legal Employment Data

06/03/13 - Myth-Busting

01/29/13 - Admissions Chances Improve; Employment Outlook Brightens

12/03/12 - Law School Is Indeed Worth the Money

11/07/12 - Are the Bar Results for Real?

10/29/12 - Fourth Tier My...

10/03/12 - Answering a Question about a Michigan Lawyer Shortage

09/24/12 - Is More Transparency about Law Schools Desirable?

08/27/12 - Law School Costs, Student Loan Debt, and Advice for Applicants

08/15/12 - Enough about the Ills and Evils of Legal Education

02/15/12 - Does a Shortage of Lawyers Loom?


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