How much of a factor does work experience play in admissions at 1st tier law schools? And how many years is “enough” to make a difference?

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Varies a lot between schools. For example, Northwestern pretty much only takes (or used to at least) people from the workforce and not right out of undergrad. Others less so. I think what you actually accomplished while working is far more important than number of years worked. So i guess, “it depends”


Very little compared to your LSAT score.



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