Argument: Public interest legal jobs are underpaid

Issue Report: Law school


“Why you shouldn’t go to law school.” Law and Letters. November 15th, 2007: “2. Underpaid Do-Gooder. You’ll work for a public interest outfit. You’ll make a pittance — you might still have roommates (especially if you want to live in a major city). You’d better hope your law school has a good loan forgiveness program.