Lawyer

Brooklyn smith, 2-4-16, 2nd

Work experience: None

work environment: Lawyers work mostly in offices with people or by themselves. However, some travel to attend meetings with clients at different locations, (such as homes, hospitals, or prisons, etc). Most lawyers travel to appear before courts and judges. Lawyers may face a lot pressure during work, for example during trials helping their client or when trying to meet deadlines to get work done.

Training required: trying to Become a lawyer usually takes 7 years of full-time study after high school, 4 years of undergraduate study, followed by 3 years of law school.

Employment: will usually take place at a law firm

Earnings: a lawyers earnings should be around $114,970 per year, and $55.27 per hour.

Related occupations: There is only a few similar jobs ( judges, paralegals, arbitrators).

Job outlook: most people that want to become lawyers law firms only take about 6% (as fast as average)


website: http://www.bls.gov/ooh/legal/lawyers.htm#tab-1