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A Degree in Environmental Law

Do you enjoy politics? Do you dream of fighting for the environment? Well, in that case, a degree in environmental law could very well be the perfect field for you. This is a field that teaches you everything about research, law, politics and everything surrounding sustainability and the disc ...

Does The Legal Field Accommodate Everyone?

A lingering misconception that is prevalent among many people, both inside and out of the legal field, is that law students have a very limited range of choices when it comes to their career options. This simply isn't true. Law graduates are not confound to being attorneys, solicitors and ... ...

4 Reasons Being a Lawyer Sucks

Being a lawyer in the United States has its own perks. There are not too many jobs that pay $400 an hour, even when a lawyer has lunch with their client. The problem is that there are too many in the profession of law when have no business being in this profession. As a result, the general pu ...

10 Reasons Not To Become A Lawyer

Law degree courses are one of the most popular options for school-leavers. A career as a lawyer is seen as lucrative, glamorous and exciting. However, it’s not all a bed of roses; here are ten drawbacks that might make you think twice about chasing that wig and gown. 1. St ... ...

10 Top Tips For Lazy Law Students!

For all students, especially those studying law, time is of the essence. You need to learn to work smart as well as work hard. Check out these 10 tips which will save you time (and sanity!) 1. You don't have to read the whole thing Reading through a whole case ... ...

What’s It Like To Attend Law School Online?

I knew I wanted to go to law school for some time. I received my bachelors and masters degree online and I liked the experience, so I wanted to see what options were available for law school. I have a preference for online learning. So, I looked around and choose a school. I did not need to t ...

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Does The Legal Field Accommodate Everyone?

A lingering misconception that is prevalent among many people, both inside and out of the legal field, is that law students have a very limited range of choices when it comes to their career options. This simply isn't true. Law graduates are not confound to being attorneys, solicitors and ... ...

A Degree in Environmental Law

Do you enjoy politics? Do you dream of fighting for the environment? Well, in that case, a degree in environmental law could very well be the perfect field for you. This is a field that teaches you everything about research, law, politics and everything surrounding sustainability and the disc ...

4 Reasons Being a Lawyer Sucks

Being a lawyer in the United States has its own perks. There are not too many jobs that pay $400 an hour, even when a lawyer has lunch with their client. The problem is that there are too many in the profession of law when have no business being in this profession. As a result, the general pu ...

Critical Elements of a Legal Brief

Reading, interpreting, and writing in the legal field can prove to be challenging for anyone--the material is generally very dense, with such an incredible amount of information that every single word matters. Many legal students--as well as students in business, political science, history, a ...

10 Reasons Not To Become A Lawyer

Law degree courses are one of the most popular options for school-leavers. A career as a lawyer is seen as lucrative, glamorous and exciting. However, it’s not all a bed of roses; here are ten drawbacks that might make you think twice about chasing that wig and gown. 1. St ... ...

Diary of a Trial Juror

The trial ended today. Exactly on the third court day after we started. I have to admit serving as a juror on this particular trial was quite an experience. Judge Mary Johnson said we were an unusually good jury. It’s always hard for people to suddenly leave their real lives behind and ... ...