What is the value of school prestige x years after grad?

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Mozart Lacrimosa
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What is the value of school prestige x years after grad?

Postby Mozart Lacrimosa » Sat Jan 24, 2015 11:02 am

I'm deciding between a lower t14 and a t20. I've already got a job in line after graduation but 4-5 years on I'll be looking to transition to firm/big law work. Is there long term prestige in a higher ranked school or is the value in that ticket to OCI?

Thanks in advance for any input.

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Re: What is the value of school prestige x years after grad?

Postby Lord Randolph McDuff » Sat Jan 24, 2015 11:19 am

People give less fucks the older they get. People who still think in terms of prestige in their forties are usually really unhappy republicans that cheat on their spouses.

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Re: What is the value of school prestige x years after grad?

Postby Hutz_and_Goodman » Sat Jan 24, 2015 11:30 am

The law school you went to always matters but it's less important over time

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Re: What is the value of school prestige x years after grad?

Postby BigZuck » Sat Jan 24, 2015 12:11 pm

What is this job that you have guaranteed as a 0L that you can use to transition into big law after 5 years?

If your path is already pre-ordained I would just go to whichever is cheapest

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Re: What is the value of school prestige x years after grad?

Postby Mozart Lacrimosa » Sat Jan 24, 2015 1:21 pm

Thanks for the input.

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Re: What is the value of school prestige x years after grad?

Postby jbagelboy » Sun Jan 25, 2015 10:07 pm

Significantly diminishing returns

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Re: What is the value of school prestige x years after grad?

Postby ymmv » Sun Jan 25, 2015 10:09 pm

X * 0 is always 0.

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Re: What is the value of school prestige x years after grad?

Postby 052220152 » Sun Jan 25, 2015 10:38 pm

x = {q + [q2 + (r-p2)3]1/2}1/3 + {q - [q2 + (r-p2)3]1/2}1/3 + p

where

p = -b/(3a), q = p3 + (bc-3ad)/(6a2), r = c/(3a)

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