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Can A Corporate Lawyer Work As A Trial Lawyer?
I Am Still Going Through My Undergraduate Studies, But I Am Investigating The Career Of Law. So I Was Interested In Knowing If A Business Lawyer Or Corporate Lawyer Work As A Trial Lawyer As Well?
Yes, they can. But probably wouldn't due to time restraints.
The reality is the economy, which has dramatically changed. Choosing a career is one of life's most important and difficult decisions. But knowing what your expectations are, and then comparing them to the realities will help you make educated decisions.
Warning> Jobs in the field of Law are drying up fast!! This no longer is a good field to invest time and/or money into. This is a SHRINKING, crumbling, and dying vocational field. Many, many reasons: We now have computers. So, many people today (mistakenly) think they can do their own legal work, thanks to the Internet and legal books. Also, there are a lot of companies out there making very efficient legal software for the field of Law. Today's graduating lawyers tend to be very computer savvy, so they just do the work themselves to save themselves the cost of overhead - they aren't hiring legal staff. Also, the "Public" buys this legal software/law books in order to get legal work done without the expense of an Attorney. Also, we simply already have way too many Legal Professionals - we just have an absolute glut!! ("Legal Professionals" includes, but is not limited to: Attorneys/Lawyers, Paralegals, Legal Assistants, Legal Secretaries, Bailiffs, Court Reporters, etc, etc) For example: Sites like legalzoom.com have taken away work that many small-time attorneys/lawyers would do/used to do.
There are more attorneys than there are legal employment positions. We simply already have way too many Legal Professionals. AND the legal profession is dramatically changing: it is in absolute CRISIS! Job searching in this vocational field has changed >>DRAMATICALLY<< in the last five years. And, every year, more and more people graduate from law school, but there are fewer and fewer jobs. Even the largest and most reputable law firms are experiencing unprecedented cutbacks. I don't expect the situation to improve in the coming years.....Even Associate Justice Antonin Scalia (who served on the U.S. Supreme Court for more than 20 years) says there are too many lawyers. (9/14/2008)
(This is based on my current knowledge, information, belief, and life experiences. This was intended as personal opinion, and not intended to be used as legal advice. Please be careful and do your research.<<< You DID ask the question here on Y/A. I am just trying to help you.)
Will A Lawyer Take A Wrongful Death Case Out Of State.?
My Brother Was Hit By An Automobile And Killed On The Scene In Another State. The Police Report Has Very Little Information. I Will Try To Get The Driver S Statement From The Sgt. That Handled The Report. One Law Firm Told Me That They Could Not Help Me Because There Are No Other Reports Available Even Thought The Police Report Says There Are Photos And Measurements Taken At The Scene Of The Incident. Do You Think The Police Will Give Me The Statement From The Driver When I Go To The Station Out Of State? Is It Possible To Sue From Where I Live?
You can make a public records request to the police department to obtain all of the reports and statements.
I wonder how you would have standing to sue for wrongful death. Generally, the children or spouse would have a basis to sue. Sometimes the parents would have a basis to sue. But a sibling? That's unusual - unless his siblings are his only next-of-kin.
No. You can't sue from where you live. A lawsuit (assuming there is a basis for a lawsuit) would need to be filed in either the county where the accident happened or the county where the defendant lives.
How Do I Find A Good Divorce Lawyer In Auburn Washington?
Looking in the phone book or Google will not tell them if the lawyer is a good one or not, so get over yourselves
Question Concerning Product Liability?
In Jan 1999, John Clark Of Clarksdale, Mississippi, Bought A Paintball Gun. Clark Practiced With The Gun And Knew How To Screw In The Carbon Dioxide Cartridge, Pump The Gun, And Use Its Safety And Trigger. He Hunted And Had Taken A Course In Hunter Safety Education. He Knew That Protective Eyewear Was Available For Purchase, But He Chose Not To Buy It. Clark Also Understood That It Was &Quot;Common Sense&Quot; Not To Shoot Anyone In The Face. Chris Rico, Another Clarksdale Resident, Owned A Paintball Gun Made By Brass Eagle, Inc. Rico Was Similarly Familiar With The Gun'S Use And Its Risks. At That Time And Place, Clark, Rico, And Their Friends Played A Game That Involved Shooting Paintballs At Cars Whose Occupants Also Had The Guns. One Night, While Clark And Rico Were Cruising With Their Guns, Rico Shot At Clark'S Car But Hit Clark In The Eye. Clark Filed A Suit In A Mississippi State Court Against Brass Eagle To Recover For The Injury, Alleging, Amoung Other Things, That Its Gun Was Defectively Designed. During The Trial, Rico Testified That His Gun &Quot;Never Malfunctioned.&Quot;
In Whose Favor Should The Court Rule? (Clark V. Brass Eagle, Inc.)
Brass Eagle, Inc. should, without a doubt, win the suit. Clark is just trying to win the lawsuit lottery. The paintball gun did what is was supposed to. Clark new the risks but did not follow the companies safety rules. What else can be done? Bad things will happen to stupid people. This is just another reason why products cost so much. If I was on the jury I would find Clark of aggravated stupidity.
How To Change Power Of Attorney?
I Am A Home Health Nurse And The Woman I Care For Fell The Other Night And Broke Her Clavicle. Her Doctors The Past Couple Of Days Have Been Going Against Her Wishes And Being Extremely Rude To Her And Myself. The Biggest Point Here, She Is Mentally All Together, And She Asked To Not Have Her Daughter Called Because She Would Like To Do It Herself. The Doctors Decided To Do It Anyway. She Is Her Poa And Decided It Would Be Best If Her Personal Nurse Who Knows Her Best Should Know Nothing The Doctors &Amp; Nurses Are Giving Her, Ordering For Her (Rehab Which She Wants At Home But They Decided To Go To A Clinic), Changing All Of Her Medication, She Can'T Function Here. Now Her Daughter Lives About 600 Miles Away.
We Talked In Length And She Wants To Change Her Poa To Myself Or Another Woman Who Works For Her. How Do We Go About This?
Give your patient the phone, and have her call her lawyer, or an elder law attorney. Since she is legally an adult, she should be able to get this legal advice from the appropriate professional. Try and get her to contact her own attorney- they ethically work for her, and will have her previous information.This can be a dicey situation, since she gave POA to someone. Just get her in touch with her own attorney.
Make sure you stay out of this. It's far too easy for people to turn on you, and it's never a safe place to get between a client and their family. they could trash your reputation in a heartbeat and report you for theft- even if it's not true, it would taint your reputation. Don't take it up with your agency, either, or you would be fired. They don't want to be a target, either.
How Do You Become A Wealthy High-Profile Lawyer?
Do You Need To Graduate From A Law School Like Harvard Law? What Does It Take To Be A Rich And Powerful High Profile Courtroom Lawyer?
You don't need to be a Harvard graduate to be a high-profile lawyer. You have to be good. Really Good. If you win trial in a high-profile case you will gain some notoriety. The more you win, the more exposure you have. Most high-profile lawyers are older and their reputations have been life long works in progress.