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What is a JD?

Learn everything you need to know about getting a Juris Doctor degree. Find out what a JD is, how to apply, and your potential career opportunities.

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How Long Does it Take to Get a Law Degree?

The time it takes to get a law degree differs from school to school, but generally students can expect seven years of studies. Learn more.