7 More Famous Law School Dropouts

Diane Sawyer

diane-sawyer-nixonThe daughter of a powerful Louisville politician, Sawyer attended one semester at the University of Louisville before dropping out and giving a go to journalism. She first entered the fray of Republican politics in the Nixon administration and was later thought to be the Watergate source “Deep Throat,” which journalist Bob Woodward publicly denied after Sawyer requested it. She is currently the ABC World News anchor. Not bad.

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Gregory Luce is the editor of Bitter Lawyer. He creates stuff and writes various columns, including Legal Crap My Kids Ask Me, Ask a Futurist, and Postcards from Lawyers.

2 Comments

  1. Guano Dubango

    March 28, 2012 at 1:44 pm

    Didn’t Fellini direct a number of pictures where people ran around naked? I guess law school could not provide him with this kind of excitement.

  2. AC

    March 29, 2012 at 10:14 am

    Joshua Redman, the savant jazz saxophonist, graduated summa from Harvard and was accepted to Yale Law. He deferred entrance for a year to gig around NYC, but never enrolled. He’s my nomination for the Narrowly Avoided Law School Indebtedness list.

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