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...
However, studying and practicing law is not a prerequisite to running the country.
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.
Feb 18, 2011 ... More than half of all the US presidents started as lawyers but ended up ... Some
of the US presidents who got their start in law are also among ...
Nov 5, 2008 ... Correction: Earlier versions of this post incorrectly stated that Abraham Lincoln
and Andrew Jackson were not lawyers. An earlier version also ...
Feb 16, 2015 ... If you'd like something interesting read about US Presidents that were also
lawyers, consider this piece published in 2009 by the ABA Journal: ...
May 24, 2012 ... You're not alone. ... A young Gerald Riviera (not Jerry Rivers, as the urban
legend says) was one .... Lots of U.S. Presidents were lawyers, too.
Feb 17, 2012 ... While the other Republican candidates are also millionaires, their wealth ...
Beginning with Millard Fillmore, most presidents were lawyers who ...
Sep 9, 2012 ... ... 25 of our 44 Presidents were lawyers, including John Adams, Thomas
Jefferson, ... I believe that a lawyer-President is better calibrated to assess any
opportunity ... And it also doesn't mean that we will have more regulation.
Apr 16, 2009 ... President Hu, in contrast, is a hydraulic engineer (he worked for a state ... first
cabinet of 16 were lawyers or law graduates, including the president, ... That also
seems true of Chinese politics, in which government often rides ...
Jan 25, 2008 ... 25 out of 42 U.S. Presidents practiced law before becoming president ... and 2 of
the last 4 British and Dutch Prime Ministers were also lawyers.