Fordham V. George Washington, both at 1/2 off

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Fordham V. George Washington, both at 1/2 off

Fordham
30
79%
George Washington
8
21%
 
Total votes: 38

threshold89
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Fordham V. George Washington, both at 1/2 off

Postby threshold89 » Wed May 04, 2011 5:37 pm

Thoughts? I'm from Jersey and Fordham is close to home, however, does GW's prestige nationally trump Fordham's regionally? BigLaw in NYC is the goal: what else is new..

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Re: Fordham V. George Washington, both at 1/2 off

Postby MrPapagiorgio » Wed May 04, 2011 5:50 pm

Fordham

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Re: Fordham V. George Washington, both at 1/2 off

Postby aliarrow » Wed May 04, 2011 5:51 pm

MrPapagiorgio wrote:Fordham

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Re: Fordham V. George Washington, both at 1/2 off

Postby mettasutta » Wed May 04, 2011 5:57 pm

threshold89 wrote:Thoughts? I'm from Jersey and Fordham is close to home, however, does GW's prestige nationally trump Fordham's regionally? BigLaw in NYC is the goal: what else is new..

Thanks


They are peer schools by most metrics...don't let the 10 spots in rankings fool you. If you want NYC BigLaw but can't get T14, Fordham with scholly is the answer. Fordham sent a slightly higher amount of grads into BigLaw this year: http://www.law.com/jsp/nlj/PubArticleNL ... 2483173162

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Re: Fordham V. George Washington, both at 1/2 off

Postby lajohn » Wed May 04, 2011 6:46 pm

I heard Fordham's name is better known in NY

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Re: Fordham V. George Washington, both at 1/2 off

Postby bk1 » Wed May 04, 2011 7:12 pm

Fordham does better in NYC. Since you want NYC, take Fordham hands down.

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Re: Fordham V. George Washington, both at 1/2 off

Postby threshold89 » Thu May 05, 2011 8:31 am

Thanks everybody. I appreciate it.

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Re: Fordham V. George Washington, both at 1/2 off

Postby YourCaptain » Thu May 05, 2011 9:45 am

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