Beyond Law School: What to Do with a Ph.D. and a J.D.

Lila Hope, Ph.D.
Career Paths
Law and Tech Management
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You endured the long nights in the lab and the grilling of your thesis committee to earn your Ph.D., and survived the arcane rules of Property Law and hair-splitting ideologies reflected in Constitutional Law to collect your J.D.  Now what? Maybe, finally, it’s time to face the real world, along with its abundance of opportunities and tough choices. The options for law graduates are many, in sectors such as public interest, government, the judicial branch, academia, industry, or ...