The burden of debt that lawyers face after law school and in the recession market is staggering. For assistance and advice, see the links below.
Benefits to lower income and job loss
Answers to financial questions in today's market
Loan repayment assistance programs (LRAPs) have emerged as a solution for relieving the debt burden of some law graduates.
The S.C. Bar Foundation also has a loan repayment assistance program.
Assistance for public interest lawyers via the Thurgood Marshall Legal Educational Opportunity Program
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