Life as a Lawyer

The field of law has numerous subdivisions and you can take your JD down a variety of avenues. Following are descriptions of four common types of practice: bankruptcy lawyer corporate lawyer public defender plaintiffs’ counsel Bankruptcy Lawyer Bankruptcy is more than simply a series of hearings before a bankruptcy judge. It’s a court–managed transactional process,

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Things I Wish I Knew Starting Out in Family Law

1. Don’t Think You Know It All. You will never know it all and neither will your opposing counsel, or sometimes even the Judge. Early in your family law career you are likely to believe you must prove yourself and your knowledge – to your client, to opposing counsel, and to the Judge. However, you

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Making One of the Most Brutal Jobs a Little Less Brutal

A career at a major law firm usually means long hours, missed family vacations, and significant burnout—so much so that the troubles of unhappy attorneys in “Big Law” have spawned an industry dedicated to helping them quit their jobs. This continuous work cycle was recently described by the Columbia law professor Timothy Wu in The

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Become an Entertainment Attorney

Career Description Entertainment Attorneys help their clients to understand legal agreements, ensuring that the terms are in their clients’ best interests. They work with Recording Groups, Record Producers, Songwriters, Music Publishers, Record Label Executives, Music Producers, and Composers. They negotiate recording, merchandising, touring and publishing contracts, as well as Producer agreements. They can also help

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Types of loom bracelets/patterns

How to wear a bracelet like a fashionista Bracelets – one of the oldest jewelry. Women of Ancient Greece and Ancient Russia, as well as oriental beauties have always sought to emphasize the beauty and elegance of hands with various bracelets. This jewelry, made of precious metals, became a symbol of wealth and nobility, a

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