when do u decide what type of law to go into?

When in law school do you decide what type of law you want to go into? Is it right of the bat in the first year or later. What are the different types of law? What is more difficult, most easy...? What is most lucrative, least lucrative? Give me a general description of the types.

Asked By: claire - 2/4/2008
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You don't have to decide your area of law in your first year. You don't declare a major, and your law school does not care if you ever choose a specific practice area. The only reason you have to choose one eventually is because your EMPLOYER wants to know which practice group you want to work in... More
Answered By: Lux et Veritas et Veritas - 2/4/2008
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Many people never choose a "type" of law. You get a law degree, and while there is some latitude to take electives of one type or another, there are no majors or minors in law school, and there is no explicit choice to be made. I'm an attorney, and for my electives, I took some courses I knew would be helpful for the... More
Answered By: neniaf - 2/4/2008
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