Yale or Boalt? I'd take Boalt.
Specialty rankings were introduced as a means for selling more volumes of USNWR
Quote from: bassdesire on January 31, 2006, 03:54:09 PMQuote from: Oski03 on January 31, 2006, 03:52:54 PMYale or Boalt? I'd take Boalt.I'd say you are in a very small minority.I doubt it. IP firms gorge themselves on Boalt graduates, especially the ones in the Bay Area. Of which there are many.
Quote from: Oski03 on January 31, 2006, 03:52:54 PMYale or Boalt? I'd take Boalt.I'd say you are in a very small minority.
I got this list off of another post... hopefully it's correct.1. University of California–Berkeley2. Stanford University (CA)3. George Washington University (DC)4. University of Houston5. Cardozo-Yeshiva University (NY)6. Franklin Pierce Law Center (NH)7. Columbia University (NY)8. Duke University (NC) New York University10. Boston University11. DePaul University (IL) Harvard University (MA)13. Illinois Institute of Technology (Chicago-Kent)14. Georgetown University (DC)15. John Marshall Law School (IL) Santa Clara University (CA)17. University of Minnesota–Twin Cities18. University of Texas–Austin19. Michigan State University Washington University in St. Louis21. University of California–Los Angeles22. Fordham University (NY) University of Pennsylvania24. University of Washington25. George Mason University (VA)26. Boston College27. Case Western Reserve University (OH) University of Michigan–Ann Arbor
I'd take Boalt. I think the shock and disbelief that someone would pick Boalt or Stanford over Yale is felt most acutely by those with prestige whore tendencies who feel extra chuffed because they happended to get into Yale. I'm not knocking Yale at all, just knocking obnoxious self-promoters.