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Fordham University School of Law

About Fordham University School of Law

Overview

  • Established: 1905
  • Parent School: Fordham University
  • Dean: Matthew Diller
  • Location: New York, New York
  • Website: www.fordham.edu
  • School Type: Private
  • Campus: Urban
  • Enrollment: 1267

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This alumni directory of 2,534 lawyers who graduated from Fordham University School of Law is powered by Lawyer Legion. Use the filters to narrow your search for attorneys by graduation year, practice areas or location. Results are limited to 250 per query. The lawyers in this directory all attended or received their Juris Doctor degree from Fordham University School of Law and are currently practicing law in the United States. The attorneys in this directory are also included in the Lawyer Legion network and provide legal services to consumers in and around their local area. Browse the alumni directory to find and connect with lawyers who attended Fordham University School of Law

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David Lionel Mejias (1995)
Mejias Milgrim & Alvarado, P.C.
Glen Cove, NY
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Matthew Conor Ferguson (1983)
Matthew C. Ferguson Law Firm, P.C.
Aspen, CO
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Michael S Chernis (1994)
Chernis Law Group P.C.
Santa Monica, CA
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David Lawrence Scher (1993)
The Employment Law Group, P.C.
Washington, DC
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Andrew M. Wolfenson (1991)
Andrew M. Wolfenson, Esq., P.C.
Union, NJ
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Howard I. Weiss (1972)
Weiss, Handler & Cornwell p.a.
Boca Raton, FL
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Statistics

Admissions Statistics

201920182017
Completed Applications5,2855,3194,665
Total Offers1,4401,3751,481
Acceptance Rate27.25%25.85%31.75%
LSAT Score Median164164163
LSAT Score Low162161160
LSAT Score High166166164
Undergraduate GPA Median3.653.603.59
Undergraduate GPA Low3.453.403.40
Undergraduate GPA High3.763.713.70
Total Graduates382369348

Bar Exam Statistics

201920182017
Total First Time Takers377375330
Total Passed337329300
School's Bar Passage Rate89.39%87.74%90.91%
ABA Approved Law Schools Average Bar Passage Rate83.51%80.60%83.07%
School Passage Rate vs. Average Passage Rate5.887.147.84

Tuition and Expenses

201920182017
Tuition Full Time Resident$61,770$60,406$58,196
Tuition Full Time Non-resident$61,770$60,406$58,196
Tuition Part Time Resident$46,328$45,432$43,760
Tuition Part Time Non-resident$46,328$45,432$43,760
On Campus Living Expenses$28$27,907$27,362
Off Campus Living Expenses$28$27,907$27,362

Grants and Scholarships

201920182017
Total Students Reciving Grants967895810
Total Percentage Receiving Grants78%74%70%
Average Grant Amount - Median$22,150.00$18,000.00$17,500.00
Average Grant Amount - Low$15,000.00$12,500.00$11,250.00
Average Grant Amount - High$28,500.00$27,500.00$22,500.00

Students and Faculty

201920182017
Student-to-Faculty Ratio3.2:13.5:12.6:1
Total Students1,2671,2451,216
Total Students Male610595579
Total Students Female657650637
Total Faculty401358461
Total Faculty Male239220266
Total Faculty Female162138195
Total Faculty Minorities574764

National Comparison Rankings

The national comparison rankings below compare Fordham University School of Law to other ABA-approved law schools in the United States. The rankings were determined by comparing the statistics reported by each school. You can view the raw data for these law school rankings here.

2019 National Rankings - Fordham University School of Law


#20 in Median Undergraduate GPA - 3.65
Fordham University School of Law is tied for #20 regarding the highest median undergraduate GPA (3.65) among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students.

#28 in Acceptance Rate - 27.25%
Fordham University School of Law ranks #28 regarding student selectivity with an acceptance rate of 27.25% among those who applied for admission.

#23 in Student-to-Faculty Ratio - 3.2:1
Fordham University School of Law ranks #23 regarding the lowest student-to-faculty ratio with a 3.2:1 faculty ratio

#10 in Median LSAT - 164
Fordham University School of Law is tied for #10 regarding the median LSAT score, with a score of 164 among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students.

#40 in Bar Passage Rate - 89.39%
Fordham University School of Law ranks #40 regarding the highest bar passage rate among first-time test takers.

#17 in Highest Tuition - $61,770
Fordham University School of Law ranks #17 regarding the highest tuition among full-time resident (in-state) students.

#87 in Presence of Minority Faculty - 14.21%
Fordham University School of Law ranks #87 regarding the highest percentage of racial or ethnic minority faculty (14.21%).

#90 in Presence of Female Faculty - 40%
Fordham University School of Law ranks #90 regarding the highest percentage of faculty who are female (40%).

Contact the Fordham Law

Fordham University School of Law
150 W 62nd St
New York, NY 10023
www.fordham.edu
Fax: 212-636-7984
Phone: 212-636-6810

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