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
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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
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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
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