Career Questions tagged Law Practice

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Jessica H. Jul 10, 2020 131 views

How long have you practiced law?

Do you enjoy it? What do you wish you knew when you first started out? #law-practice...


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Michelle A. Jun 01, 2020 177 views

What should I do during my high school years to help me get into law school?

As soon as I graduate my dream has always been to go into law. More specifically, to become an immigration lawyer. To go more in depth of what I'm asking is what activities or certain things will look in my resume when applying to a university? #law #lawyer #graduate-school #law-school...


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Harshpreet S. May 14, 2020 311 views
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Brenda C. Mar 18, 2020 164 views

Tips for applying to law school

Undergrad in social work with a minor in political science. The goal is to obtain my msw and attending law school later down the road. #lawyer #law-school...


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Kabba B. Feb 29, 2020 118 views
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Galicia G. Feb 02, 2020 195 views

What should students take away from law school?

Interested in legal affairs, and wanted additional information! #law #lawyer #law-school #attorney #law-practice...

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Joseph H. Feb 14, 2019 235 views
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Katrina P. Aug 04, 2018 303 views

What are the best tips to know to become an assistant district attorney?

As embarrassing as this is for me to admit, I have no idea what to do past go to a good law school to get a job like this. Is it impossible to become one after graduating from law school recently (like within three years after having graduated from law school)? I assume experience is needed...

#women-in-law #law-practice #law

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Abby L. Jul 16, 2018 357 views
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emma H. Jul 13, 2018 329 views

what is law school like an how does it work?

do you go to regular college an then law school or just law school ?...


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Rebecca A. Jun 19, 2018 322 views

Should I go to law school?

I am interested in pursuing a career in public policy. A lot of people are telling me I should go to law school, but I don't really have that much interest in actually practicing law; rather, a lot of jobs I am interested in are dominated by former/current lawyers (ex: state legislator). Would...

#attorney #degree #law #law-school #lawyer #law-practice #policy

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Alexis C. May 07, 2018 525 views

What is it like getting out of law school and trying to get a job?

I am interested in becoming a lawyer, and have heard from some that getting a job out of law school is hard. I also am wondering if being a lawyer is actually what I want to do. #lawschool #lawyer #law...


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Davante S. Apr 19, 2018 343 views

What courses are needed to gain a law degree

I am gain information on the also use information on fields used for law degrees #law-practice...


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Amanda L. Mar 20, 2018 425 views

What is the best way to finance a law degree?

if I decide to go to Law School. #law #law-school...


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Lilli S. Apr 06, 2018 306 views

What is the average yearly salary for a district attorney/lawyer?

I have been considering going into the law field for quiet some time now, I was curious how much some makes. Is it enough to financially support a family and also have enough for bills?...


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Leo A. Apr 03, 2018 340 views

Is it hard for a foreigner that went to American Law School to find work?

I'm an undergraduate at UT Austin currently on a student visa and I think I want to go to Law School but I don't know if it'll be easy to find work since I would need the workplace to sponsor an H1-B visa or a Greencard for me to stay in America. Does anybody relate to this situation or know...

#lawschool #lawyer #law-practice #employment-law

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Tamera P. Mar 27, 2018 706 views

Which law schools have notable programs in international human rights law?

I've looked around a little at law schools before, and it seems like most keep their international law and human rights programs separate. I could be wrong in how this works (feel free to correct me!) but are there any reputable or notable programs that actually combine both? How might I...

#law-school #law-practice #international-humanitarian-law #law

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Janai J. Mar 30, 2018 392 views
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Nathan E. Jan 15, 2018 614 views

Is it difficult to keep your personal feelings separate as a defense attorney?

Most people when asked would say that they would have trouble defending a murderer to their best effort. As such, I was hoping to get a bit more insight into how public defenders manage to put their personal feelings aside and focus on their job. #criminal-justice #career...

#emotional-intelligence #law-practice #attorney #law

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Nia O. Jan 19, 2018 438 views

What if I spend my life thinking I want this Career, even go to school for this career, then turns out I hate it ?

Iḿ asking this simply because my dream is to become a lawyer, and its been my dream for a long time, but what if as strongly as I feel about this job, I end up hating it once I get it....


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Miranda C. Jan 18, 2018 1654 views

What careers can I expect with a double major in criminal justice and sociology?

Would they help me get a career as a judge or a lawyer? If so, what are the steps to get into those careers? #criminal-justice #law...


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Nadia D. Jan 17, 2018 336 views

Is networking a big part of widening your law career?

Networking as in gaining clients, at galas, conferences, etc #law #law-practice...


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Paul B. Jan 16, 2018 337 views

How does one become an likable attorney?

I am currently doing mock trial at my college and plan to go to law school after I finish (if I can afford it at that point.) I feel that an attorney has to be likable in the minds of the jurors to help his/her side win a case. How would I achieve that vote?...


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Mallory T. Nov 16, 2017 699 views