Famous Law School Dropouts

Dabney Coleman

Dabney Coleman

Here are 10 additional law school dropouts who eventually made it big and their law schools:

Les Wexner: CEO of Limited Brands (Victoria’s Secret, Bath & Body Works, Express, Limited), New York University

Bill Walton: Former NBA Player and Broadcaster, Stanford Law

Max Weinberg: Bruce Springsteen’s Drummer, Yeshiva University

Clarence Darrow:  Attorney (Scopes Monkey Trial), University of Michigan

Gabriel Garcia Marquez: Nobel Prize-Winning Author, National University of Columbia

Harper Lee

Harper Lee

Harper Lee: Author of To Kill a Mockingbird, University of Alabama

Cole Porter: American Songwriter, Harvard Law

Seymour Hersh: Pulitzer Prize-Winning Investigative Journalist (My Lai Massacre), University of Chicago

Dabney Coleman: Actor (9 to 5 and War Games), University of Texas

Ronald Baron: Billionaire Founder of Baron Capital Management, George Washington University

Don’t forget, George W. Bush was rejected by the University of Texas School of Law, which apparently maintained higher academic standards than Harvard Business School.

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