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...
Thomas Jefferson, writer, inventor, lawyer, architect, governor of Virginia,
secretary of state under Washington, vice president under Adams, writer,
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. ...
candidates since 1980, and sees how many lawyers there were:.
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.
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
Aug 1, 2013 ... About 30 - although only a half-dozen actually earned any kind of law degree, as
I ... Why were so many US presidents lawyers? How many US ...
An LLB is a JD. I still encounter lawyers with it. (I messed up on this originally, I
am not sure why ... How many US presidents were lawyers? ... Being a lawyer
doesn't say much about the legal acumen of lawyers, let alone of presidents.
Mar 1, 2012 ... Lawyers deal with the law, and the fundamental job of politicians is to write the
law. Even in his role as director of foreign policy, the president ...
Sep 9, 2012 ... Do lawyers make better Presidents? ... Presidents were lawyers, including John
Adams, Thomas Jefferson, FDR and, of course, ... In the upcoming election, many
don't realize that we have two former lawyers, with both 2012 ...