Career Outcomes

Turn your curiosities and passions into legal practice in any jurisdiction of the United States. Our Office of Career and Professional Development is committed to your entire education by offering opportunities and resources to help you navigate your career options and achieve your professional goals.

With an alumni network spanning numerous states and areas of law, you won't be limited.

Employment Locations

This map highlights where Wake Forest University School of Law Class of 2010 to 2016 graduates were employed ten months after their respective graduations.

Map of where our graduates are employed

Practice Settings: Class of 2016

53.3% - Law Firms
15.8% - Business/Industry
8.7% - Government
8.7% - Judicial Clerkships
4.3% - Deferred Start Date (ex. JAG Corp)
3.8% - Public Interest
2.7% - Academic
2.7% - Seeking Employment

Alumni Profiles

Michael Klotz (JD '15)

Michael Klotz (JD '15)

New York, NY

Associate at Jones Day New York

Kimberly Stevens (JD '92)

Kimberly Stevens (JD '92)

Asheville, NC

Capital Resource Counsel Attorney, Federal Public Defender System and Capital Resource Counsel Project

Yemi Adegbonmire (BA '00, JD '05)

Yemi Adegbonmire (BA '00, JD '05)

Los Angeles, CA

Associate Principal Counsel, The Walt Disney Company

Brett Loftis (JD '00)

Brett Loftis (JD '00)

Charlotte, NC

CEO of the Crossnore School of Charlotte and the Children's Home of Winston-Salem

Paul Lancaster Adams (JD '93)

Paul Lancaster Adams (JD '93)

Philadelphia, PA

Attorney, Ogletree Deakins

Former Associate General Counsel and Chief Employment Litigator at Microsoft Corp

Kaitlin Price (BA '13, JD '16)

Kaitlin Price (BA '13, JD '16)

Greensboro, NC

Judicial Law Clerk, North Carolina Business Court of Greensboro

Marcus Fields (BA '10, JD '16)

Marcus Fields (BA '10, JD '16)

Rockville, MD

Attorney, Ron M. Landsman PA

Elder Care Law

Reid Hunter (JD '86)

Reid Hunter (JD '86)

New York, NY

Partner with Serling Rooks Hunter McKoy & Worob, LLP

Music Law

Rebeca Echevarria Harasimowicz (JD/MA in Bioethics '14)

Rebeca Echevarria Harasimowicz (JD/MA in Bioethics '14)

Charlotte, NC

Patent Attorney and Senior Associate, Parsons Summa

Intellectual Property Law