thanks to the people that answered my other question, is there a lot of competition for the job of a lawyer?
hoew many job opening r there? are people competing to get this job? why?
Asked By: annie - 5/16/2006
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According to the Occupational Outlook Handbook, "Employment of lawyers is expected to grow about as fast as average for all occupations through 2014, primarily as a result of growth in the population and in the general level of business activities. Job growth among lawyers also will result from increasing demand for... More
Answered By: Marie - 5/16/2006
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Law schools graduate too many lawyers for the jobs out there. Your best course of action is to specialize in a branch of law that requires knowledge outside of what people learn in law school, such as patent law.
Answered By: Some Dude - 5/16/2006
If you got the personality for it - need not worry about competitors
Answered By: darpetrescu99 - 5/16/2006
there is a lot of potential but as long as you're good at what you do then you have nothing to worry about
Answered By: Tez - 5/16/2006
There are different types of law, it depends on what you want to focus on. Criminal law, divorce law, etc. If you are a caring person, you may want to be an advocate for women who have been abused, they really get screwed in the court system sometimes. I suggest you look at the Occupational handbook in the library... More
Answered By: MadforMAC - 5/16/2006
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