Study: Lawyer Glut is Worst in Mississippi

In Mississippi, there were 10.53 law grads for each projected legal job opening in 2011, the ABA Journal reports. According to Matt Leichter, author of the blog Law School Tuition Bubble, Mississippi fares the worst in lawyer gluts because of a poor annual jobs outlook of just 30 jobs per year. Ole Miss law dean Richard Gershon disputes the validity of these numbers, however.