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 ... it's
highly likely that many more US presidents will have studied law.
Feb 17, 2012 ... Beginning with Millard Fillmore, most presidents were lawyers who ... Indeed,
since the early 20th century, the fortunes of many presidents, ...
But how many of these chief executives also served as presidents of bar ... While
his White House years were not notable, Harrison may have been the most ...
Oct 18, 2012 ... Many surveys have ranked our presidents in terms of their ... majority of U.S.
presidents have been lawyers or career politicians, 21 were both.
Presidents were lawyers before becoming president. 2. Many of the first lawyer-
presidents participated in apprenticeships to become lawyers because there was
Nov 5, 2008 ... 25 of the 44 presidents have been lawyers; the WSJ law blog has a list. ...
candidates since 1980, and sees how many lawyers there were:.
Apr 16, 2009 ... Why do professional paths to the top vary so much? ... cabinet of 16 were lawyers
or law graduates, including the president, the prime minister ...
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, ...
Feb 23, 2011 ... Read on to find out what 11 U.S. presidents did before landing in ... Surveyors
measure land, air space and water, explain what it looks like or how much is
there, ... Then he became a lawyer, another self-taught profession.