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Nick Wilson
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               Earnings
• The average for a lawyer is $110,590
  annually.
   Educational Requirements
• 4-year college degree
• 3 years of law school
• Passed written bar exam.
    Entry Level/Advancement
• Working for the government or under a
  more experienced lawyer or judge could
  allow you to start your own firm.
             Nature of Work
•   Working irregular hours
•   Conducting research
•   Conferring with clients
•   Preparing briefs
         Working Conditions
• Calm environment
• Office usually
• A lot of paper work
             Job Outlook
• 759,200 lawyers employed in 2008
• Expected to grow 13% from 2008 to “18
   Advantages/Disadvantages
• Sufficient salary
• Public Serviceman
• Job Opportunities

• Unpredictable hours
• Always busy
• Competition for a job
            Personal Skills
• I am very fluent with my speaking.
• I can communicate with others.
• I am very persuasive.
       Preparing for this Job
• Taking debate, theatre speech etc.
• Learning laws and history.

				
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