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...
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.
Feb 17, 2012 ... Beginning with Millard Fillmore, most presidents were lawyers who ... Indeed,
since the early 20th century, the fortunes of many presidents, ...
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 ...
But how many of these chief executives also served as presidents of bar ... the
first to argue before the high court, appeared in five such cases, two of which
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, ...
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 ...
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, ...
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.
Sep 9, 2012 ... ... our 44 Presidents were lawyers, including John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, ... I
believe that a lawyer-President is better calibrated to assess any ... but especially
the President, a more substantial place from which to govern.