Search SEARCH

anyone out there who is a lawyer who can help me?

i want to become a lawyer but want to know what its like? maybe like a typical work day? if you are a lawyer please help me! i dont really know much about it but know that i would be helping people and would love a job like that. i would just like to know more about it. please help!

Asked By: pony - 9/11/2009
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
Working as a lawyer, much like any other job, has its share of challenges and its share of rewards. It requires a lot of commitment, and it isn't necessarily for the faint of heart, but anyone in the field will tell you that the hard work it takes to land the job is well worth it. Here are a few considerations about... More
Answered By: Nathalie - 9/12/2009
Additional Answers (3)
I'm not a lawyer, however, I have tons of friends who are. It really matters on what type of law you would like to practice.
Answered By: Elle - 9/11/2009
 
Like another answer said, I not a lawyer, but I have a few friends that are. All GOOD lawyers work 65-85 hours per week (in this as in any field 40 hour work weeks are for losers). The toughest part of being a lawyer is law school. It is brutal, as it should be. I have helped move a couple of lawyer's law libraries... More
Answered By: Kirk - 9/12/2009
 
It depends on the field that you enter. A work week can be anywhere from 40 to 65 hours, just on practice, not including bar association functions, MCLE and other professional commitments. If you choose a field like corporate or tax law, well, I personally would stock up on No Doze, because those are not particularly... More
Answered By: Jeffrey V - 9/15/2009
 
Sponsored results
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Jobs.Quick-com
Work At Home Jobs Make $87/HR, Jobs Seen On TV. Jobs Hiring Now
www.HomeJobs-Finder.info
Legitimate Survey for Cash.Extra Money for You,Join Here!
Survey.whitevisa.com
Over 465 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $15-$80/Hr - Apply Today!
Jobs.GradeAcom

Other Career Questions

What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
3 answers - Asked By: drop pants not bombs!.♥ - 3/2/2010
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
4 answers - Asked By: bayebd24【ツ】 - 11/21/2007
Hi ok im 19 and about to start college to do an acess course into a university. Ive been browsing through all the courses and im tottaly stuck! I thought politics but im scared ill end up with some r...
1 answers - Asked By: roseparkerly - 1/26/2009

Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.

Popular Articles

Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs Article Rating
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook Article Rating
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
For Employers: Post Jobs | Search Resumes | Advertise
About Monster | Work for Monster | Advertise with Us | AdChoices | Partner with Us | Investor Relations | Social Media
Terms of Use | Privacy Center | Accessibility Center | Help | Security | Contact Us | Sitemap | Mobile
©2014 Monster - All Rights Reserved U.S. Patents No. 5,832,497; 7,599,930 B1; 7,827,125 and 7,836,060 MWW - Looking for Monster Cable? - V: 2014.1.40.24-214
eTrustLogo