Generation X Comes to the Fore in the Legal Profession

Posted by Larry Bodine | May 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

New demographic research reveals that:

  • 89% of lawyers practice in firms with 2 to 10 attorneys.
  • The average age of attorneys is 49 years old, a member of Generation X.
  • Women only make up 36% of attorneys.
  • 88% of attorneys are white.
  • The total number of licensed lawyers is 1,315,561

The new data is reported in by the American Bar Association 2016 National Lawyer Population Survey. Many thanks to PracticePanther, a provider of secure law practice management software, for creating this infographic based on the new data.

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