This is a list of the occupations of Presidents before they entered politics. Often,
previous career experience is minimal; however, the most common previous
occupation is lawyer, and many president...
Feb 18, 2011 ... More than half of all the US presidents started as lawyers but ended up leading a
country. How does law school lead to the US presidency?
Feb 17, 2012 ... Beginning with Millard Fillmore, most presidents were lawyers who spent ...
homes and money paid for services, which includes anything from ...
But how many of these chief executives also served as presidents of bar ... after
his U.S. presidency, at which time his legal services were not only widely sought,
25 of the 43 presidents, including the current President Obama, were members of
the bar and qualified to practice as lawyers. Some of them, such as Jefferson, ...
Many of the first lawyer-presidents participated in apprenticeships to become ...
At least 13 lawyer-presidents served in the U.S. Congress before becoming.
Sep 9, 2012 ... I believe that a lawyer-President is better calibrated to assess any ... but
especially the President, a more substantial place from which to govern ...
Apr 16, 2009 ... The last American president to train as an engineer was Herbert Hoover. ... first
cabinet of 16 were lawyers or law graduates, including the president, the ... The
presence of so many engineer-politicians in China goes hand in ...
Aug 9, 2012 ... No, it is not the presence of lawyers in politics which bedevils us today; ... Seven
of the sixteen Republican presidents have been lawyers: Lincoln, ... and Edwards
-- were lawyers, while there were serious candidates for the ...
Feb 23, 2011 ... Read on to find out what 11 U.S. presidents did before landing in office. 1. ...
Washington was the official surveyor for his county in 1749, which allowed him to
... Then he became a lawyer, another self-taught profession.