Legal Law

Stats of the week: has Trump made lawyers much less common?

From the end of 2020, we asked Above the Law readers how they felt that the legal profession had developed in the upheaval of the year.

Among the statistics that stood out, when asked about the impact of the Trump administration’s attorneys on the practice of the legal profession, a sizable majority said its reputation had been “badly damaged”.

“How do you think the actions of attorneys in the Trump administration have affected the general perception of the legal profession?”

The survey received more than 150 responses from Above the Law readers in December and January covering a variety of topics. Hold on for more.

How are lawyers doing in “unprecedented times”? [Above the Law]

Jeremy Barker is the Director of Content Marketing for Breaking Media. Feel free to email him with questions or comments and connect on LinkedIn.

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