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Quite often, the road out of law school leads straight to an associate position at a firm, at least for students who want to use their degrees to practice in the private sector. But some law students have different dreams than climbing the ladder to partnerthey’d like to work in the legal department.

Upon the release of the 2018 Go-To Law Schools List from our affiliate Law.com, Corporate Counsel decided to explore what the top five highest ranked schools on that list have to offer students who hope to someday practice in-house. It’s clear that these schools have had the most success recently in placing new JDs at associate positions in the country’s top 100 law firms. But what are they doing for the future general counsel of the world?

We asked and the law schools answered:

Columbia Law School

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