Represent clients in criminal and civil litigation and other legal proceedings, draw up legal documents, or manage or advise clients on legal transactions. May specialize in a single area or may practice broadly in many areas of law.
* Analytical Thinking
* Attention to Detail
* Stress Tolerance
* Self Control
* Analyze the probable outcomes of cases, using knowledge of legal precedents.
* Advise clients concerning business transactions, claim liability, advisability of prosecuting or defending lawsuits, or legal rights and obligations.
* Study Constitution, statutes, decisions, regulations, and ordinances of quasi-judicial bodies to determine ramifications for cases.
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
Sample Job Titles
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