How many US Presidents were not lawyers?
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Answer . They certainly wouldn't admit to it so there is no way of getting proper statistics on this.
Nineteen US presidents were lawyers before becoming elected.
25 US presidents were lawyers or were admitted to the bar.before running for President.
25 of the 43 presidents, including the current President Obama, were members of the bar and qualified to practice as lawyers. Some of them, such as Jefferson, John Quincy Adam…s and Woodrow Wilson, had a very limited practice. (Obama is known as the 44th President, but only 43 people have been President. Cleveland is counted twice, as both the 22nd and 24 presidents.)
John Adams, Jefferson, John Q. Adams, Jackson, Van Buren, Tyler,Polk, Fillmore, Pierce, Buchanan, Lincoln, Hayes, Garfield, Arthur,Benjamin Harrison, Cleveland, McKinley, Taft…, Wilson, Coolidge,Franklin Roosevelt, Nixon, Ford, Clinton and Obama were alladmitted to the bar and so were licensed to practice law. However,Jefferson and Wilson did not practice law and John Q. Adams onlypracticed for a short time before he got into full time diplomaticand political work. In addition, Madison, Theodore Roosevelt, Lyndon Johnson and HarryTruman took some law courses but did not take the bar exam.
As of June 2014, we have had 44 U.S. Presidents. Of those, 27worked as lawyers before entering political life. This leaves 17who were not lawyers. Nine former presidents were …U.S. Armygenerals.
I count 25 that actually practiced law for awhile.
26 of the 43 US presidents were admitted to the bar as lawyers. Madison and Monroe studied but did wish to practice it. Theodore Roosevelt went to law school for a year but dr…opped out without taking the bar exam. Woodrow Wilson was a scholar of political science and taught law courses but was not a lawyer.
Twenty nine of the first 42 presidents of the US were lawyers What percentage of these presidents were lawyers?
About 69% 29/42 = 0.69047
Yes. Of the 43 US presidents, 26 have been lawyers. Therefore 17 were not.
George Washington, U S Grant, Teddy Roosevelt, Harry S Truman, Lyndon B Johnson, Jimmy Carter and George W Bush were some presidents who were not lawyers.
In 1197 there were approx 52"00 lawyers in the DOJ -
Of the last 10 presidents, Nixon, Ford ,Clinton and Obama were lawyers. Kennedy, Lyndon Johnson, Carter, Reagan, Bush 41 and Bush 42 were not , although Johnson did study la…w for a year.
To be honest, most lawyers use technology. The definition of technology is "Machinery and equipment developed from such scientific knowledge." So therefore a cellular phone is… technology. But in other terms, some lawyers such as myself use Microsoft Office to type up speeches, documents, etc., so yes i'd say most lawyers use technology.