Career Finder: Law and Legal Studies
Graduate with a diploma and an EDGE.
Want to be a lawyer? How about a law enforcement officer or an arbitrator? At Lake Forest, we prepare students to go on to a variety of careers in law.
At Lake Forest, you can participate in experience-intensive internships and meet with alumni mentors in your field of interest. The Pre-Law Advising Program supports students who are considering the field of law as a career goal and assists them in the often daunting law school application process.
Dual-degree programs with Loyola University School of Law, Vermont Law School, and Chicago-Kent School of Law allow motivated students to get a law degree one year earlier than a standard curriculum.
Students go on to law school at some of the country’s best universities, including:
- Duke University
- Georgetown University
- Harvard University
- Vanderbilt University
- University of Chicago
- Northwestern University School of Law
We give our students the information and the edge they need to pursue careers in law and other legal fields.