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The Seven Most Underrated Law Schools in the U.S.

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Summary: If you’re studying petroleum-related eminent domain, which needless to say, can be a very lucrative practice field in corporate law, there’s a strong chance a middle-tiered regional law school located in Texas, Louisiana, Utah or Colorado, might be a better choice than Yale or Stanford.
 
The Seven Most Underrated Law Schools in the U.S.
 
  • No doubt about it, LSAT scores and the so-called “prestige” of a law school can make the difference between a law school graduate securing a good or not-so-good law firm job.
  • But what about the mid-tier more regional law schools that lack the pedigree of Yale, Harvard or Stanford?
  • Are they worth looking into as well?
  • According to this article, they certainly are.

Rankings, Rankings and More Rankings

For anyone to tell a law student that the rank of their law school has little to do with them netting a good job once out of law school would either be lying directly to that student, or simply not know what they’re talking about.

Law school ranking can be paramount to a newly graduated attorney’s future. In fact, depending upon where an attorney decides to practice can be greatly influenced by law school prestige, and of course one’s LSAT scores.

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