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Lawyers and Attorneys 
Career Field and Issues
Summary 
There are many types of law practices that are 
used in the world. Different types od lawyers have 
different des...
Main Issues 
 The main issues in the career field of being a 
lawyer/attorney are: 
 Competition 
 Ethnic issues 
 Cli...
Competition 
With all of the new students finishing colleges to 
become lawyers, there has been an increase in job 
compet...
Ethnic Issues 
 Some issues of lawyers’ ethnics require us to go 
deeper into our purposes and values than others. In the...
Client Relationships 
 Professor Thomas Shaffer identifies two aspects of the 
lawyer-client relationship that affects th...
Bibliography 
http://books.google.com/books?hl=en&lr=&id=PC2EnENlp5IC&oi=fnd&pg=PT16&dq=issues 
+lawyers+face&ots=YTgNAOKv...
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Lawyer professional power point

  1. 1. Lawyers and Attorneys Career Field and Issues
  2. 2. Summary There are many types of law practices that are used in the world. Different types od lawyers have different descriptions. Each law practice has a certain topic that each lawyer follows to be that kind of lawyer or attorney. For example:  Business  Criminal  Environmental  Entertainment  Health
  3. 3. Main Issues  The main issues in the career field of being a lawyer/attorney are:  Competition  Ethnic issues  Client relationships
  4. 4. Competition With all of the new students finishing colleges to become lawyers, there has been an increase in job competition in the lawyer career field. When new students finish college they are looking for full-time jobs
  5. 5. Ethnic Issues  Some issues of lawyers’ ethnics require us to go deeper into our purposes and values than others. In the past thirty years, there has been a growing debate over whether one can be both a good lawyer and a good person.  Lawyers need to be able to support their clients by being a good lawyer and being a good person.
  6. 6. Client Relationships  Professor Thomas Shaffer identifies two aspects of the lawyer-client relationship that affects the view of lawyers’ ethnical obligations.  One is the inequality inherent in the relationship: the lawyer frequently has considerable power over the client.  The second is a concern with the client’s goodness and the extent of the lawyer’s responsibility through association with the client as a lower moral being.
  7. 7. Bibliography http://books.google.com/books?hl=en&lr=&id=PC2EnENlp5IC&oi=fnd&pg=PT16&dq=issues +lawyers+face&ots=YTgNAOKvjo&sig=ohjlP8HG8KIs2Yrwh_eXz8ax2z8#v=onepage&q=iss ues%20lawyers%20face&f=false http://books.google.com/books?hl=en&lr=&id=Nkc-xjB0ICEC& oi=fnd&pg=PR5&dq=issues+lawyers+face&ots=0RV_HQEdYY&sig=JF3MXfLcIV Bv4YXig-23TxslG04#v=onepage&q=issues%20lawyers%20face&f=false http://books.google.com/books?hl=en&lr=&id=1DawVAUEke8C&oi=fnd&pg=PT11&dq=issue s+lawyers+face&ots=WGck5_DuaJ&sig=9iYWLr3KaLFk6qvRrtd9ZDNhzXg#v=onepage&q=i ssues%20lawyers%20face&f=false http://heinonline.org/HOL/LandingPage?handle=hein.journals/gwlr79&div=26&id=&page= http://brown.edu/academics/college/advising/law-school/fields-law/fields-law

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