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?
Nov 5, 2008 ... Below is a complete list of our lawyer-presidents. ... of this post incorrectly stated
that Abraham Lincoln and Andrew Jackson were not lawyers.
Nov 5, 2008 ... 25 of the 44 presidents have been lawyers; the WSJ law blog has a list. Only one
... and Republican Presidential and Vice-Presidential candidates since 1980, and
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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, ...
About 30 - although only a half-dozen actually earned any kind of law degree, as
I noted in the question details of What does it say about the legal acumen of US ...
Oct 18, 2012 ... Many surveys have ranked our presidents in terms of their ... The majority of U.S.
presidents have been lawyers or career politicians, 21 were ...
In this article, we take a look at what the 17 Presidents who weren't lawyers .... his
property confiscated, and his wife and two daughters were run out of the state. ...
Historians have written extensively about Grant's military prowess, and many of ...
Feb 15, 2016 ... In honor of Presidents' Day, we're taking a look at American ... Little Known Fact:
Andrew Jackson was involved in as many as 100 duels, ...
Sep 9, 2012 ... It is a surprisingly common debate around election time, with those in the “yes”
camp pointing out that 25 of our 44 Presidents were lawyers, ...