MSU College of Law

Legal Careers Update:  Report from the Executive Director of the National Association of Law Placement

Co-Sponsored by the Midwest Association of Pre-Law Advisors (MAPLA)

Tuesday, February 7, 2017; 2:00-2:50 EST

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In this webinar for staff and faculty who advise pre-law students, Mr. James Leipold, NALP's executive director and one of the leading experts on the entry-level legal employment market, will provide an update on the job market for recent law school graduates. Following Mr. Leipold's presentation will be a 15-minute Q and A segment during which pre-law advisors may ask questions of Mr. Leipold.

James LeipoldPresenter: James G. Leipold is the Executive Director of the National Association for Law Placement (NALP), a position he has held since 2004. He is a magna cum laude graduate of Brown University and Temple University School of Law. He is one of the leading experts on the entry-level legal employment market and speaks and writes frequently on trends in legal employment for recent law school graduates.