education needed to be a lawyer

by Delilah Goyette 7 min read

Becoming a lawyer usually takes 7 years of full-time study after high schoolβ€”4 years of undergraduate study, followed by 3 years of law school. Most states and jurisdictions require lawyers to complete a Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from a law school accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA).Sep 8, 2021