Career Questions tagged Law Practice

Michelle A.’s Avatar
Michelle A. Jun 01 87 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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Brenda C. Mar 18 125 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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Galicia G. Feb 02 132 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 191 views
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Katrina P. Aug 04, 2018 250 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...

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

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Abby L. Jul 16, 2018 300 views
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emma H. Jul 13, 2018 266 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 263 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...

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

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Alexis C. May 07, 2018 439 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 311 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 378 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 263 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 285 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 #employment-law #law-practice

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Tamera P. Mar 27, 2018 633 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 #international-humanitarian-law #law-practice #law-school

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Janai J. Mar 30, 2018 343 views
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Nathan E. Jan 15, 2018 490 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...

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

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Nia O. Jan 19, 2018 369 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 1355 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 298 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 299 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 609 views
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Isaiah S. Nov 16, 2017 469 views

How many years of law school will i need to go to to be a lawyer

Trying to learn more about this carrer #lawyer #law...


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caitlyn H. May 27, 2016 549 views
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Gavin R. Aug 31, 2017 468 views

I am a 17 yr old male enrolled as a freshman at Mississippi College. I am thinking I would like to go into pre law. As of now, I am a history major. How do the two go hand in hand? There is a History/Prelaw selection under the major box.

There is a difference in the course curriculum for History, and History Pre-law. I am trying to help my mom and family. She has been a single mother to myself and brother all our lives. It's time to help her for a change. #mclaw #history #law #law-practice #lawyer...


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Kahlil O. Sep 01, 2017 440 views

What is the best path to follow if I want to study international law?

I am really interested in global studies and international relations. also recently became interested in the field of law. This sparked my interest, and after wanting to study engineering for a while, I decided to change what direction I want to take in college. #international-law #law...


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ian B. Oct 12, 2017 429 views

What classes do you have to take for pre-law?

#law #lawyer I want to become a lawyer when I graduate and was wondering while I am thinking about colleges. #college #college-major #college-majors...


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Melissa R. Sep 29, 2017 560 views

How would you describe the working conditions of being a lawyer?

Would you describe the working conditions of being a lawyer as stressful or pleasant? Please explain why. #law #lawyer...


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Katherine S. Feb 27, 2017 635 views

I need help!

what are some personality traits that help with becoming a lawyer? What are some helpful technical skills for becoming a lawyer. Thanks for al of the help! #law #lawyer #law-school #law-practice #personal-development...


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Jennifer P. Mar 21, 2017 544 views

I am studying for a post first degree law, which possible arears should i focus on

I am applying for post first degree law school this year. I like to learn new things, I believe I have good communication and debatable skills. but I am not sure if I know what to expect in the entrance exams or during the interview. I would really appreciate some guidance. #law...

#guidance-counselor #law-school #corporate-law #career-counseling #job-application #law-practice #student-counseling #career-details #personal-development

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Sithelo C. Jul 29, 2017 487 views
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Kassidy B. May 22, 2016 2235 views

I want to become an actress but i also want to be a criminal justice lawyer- how do i pick?

I'm asking because I have always wanted to be an actress since I was four (I'm 19 now) and I also want to become a lawyer in criminal justice because I have seen a lot of bad people get away with a lot of things only because of their reputation status. #law #lawyer #acting...


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Maria H. May 18, 2016 1130 views

Is law boring?

I am interested in becoming a lawyer, but only if I feel that I will lead a happy life. I want to enjoy what I am doing and not get bored. #law #lawyer #law-practice...


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Katherine A. Mar 08, 2017 737 views

If I want to become a lawyer, what type of lawyer is the best to become?

I'm just curious to know since I am thinking about becoming a lawyer myself. #law #lawyer #law-school #corporate-law #law-practice...


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Kahlila M. Mar 04, 2017 1188 views

What is a good career involving rules or leadership if I want to have definite hours?

Right now, I go to school and do work, and then I come home and do *more* work, and I don't want my career to be like that. I like making fair rules and leading others, so I want a career that involves those things. I'm a good rule follower and enforcer. I'm interested in technology and math,...

#law #management #law-practice #mathematics

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James S. Feb 13, 2017 1997 views

Do lawyers really just help the rich (people who can afford) ?

Interested in becoming a lawyer but have heard attorney's only help people who can afford them #law #lawyer #law-school #attorney #legal #law-practice #legal-studies...