Archive for March, 2014

As no doubt everyone is only too painfully aware, the US News Law School rankings for 2015 were published this month.  This posting on the Legal Skills Prof Blog links to evidence that suggests that employers don’t give much weight to the law school rankings in their hiring decisions.  My guess is that once you get beyond the top handful of elite schools, rankings are indeed a pretty weak variable in hiring decisions.  In other words, I’m inclined to think that the finding is mostly true.

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