SOC475H5 • Sociology of Legal Careers


This course examines legal careers from the sociological perspective. As one of the most elite and influential professions, lawyers are key players in economic, political, and social life. This course traces the various careers of lawyers from their experiences in law school to their jobs in law firms, courts, and other professional settings. In so doing the course will also focus on structures of inequality, such as gender, race and class.

( SOC109H5 or SOC209H5) and ( SOC205H5 or SOC231H5) and SOC221H5 and SOC222H5 and 0.5 SOC credit at the 300 level
Distribution Requirement
Social Science
Total Instructional Hours
Mode of Delivery
In Class
Program Area