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Women and the Law News


Posted on: Dec 28, 2016

"For the first time, women make up a majority of law students, holding just over 50 percent of the seats at accredited law schools in the United States."

While more women are being admitted to law school, this year marking the first time the majority of law students as women, there is still a long way to go. In the last decade, women holding leadership positions at work have stayed at 16 to 17 percent.

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