Caroline Colpoys '16L is from Dallas, TX and attended Rhodes College for her undergraduate degree. At W&L, she is the executive editor of the Journal of Energy, Climate and the Environment and a member of the Powell Lecture Board.
Careers in BigLaw
W&L Law students have found success in a variety of legal careers, from public interest to government to business. Of course, a large portion our graduates each year go to work for law firms. Nearly 40 percent of the Class of 2014 is working at a law firm, including nearly 15 percent at the nation's biggest law firms.
W&L was again included on the National Law Journal's list of "Go-To Law Schools" for placement in BigLaw, coming in at number 33. The students featured below talk about their career choice and describe the search process that led them to a job in BigLaw.