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An attorney at a law firm is generally responsible for defending clients from all walks of life who are in some type of trouble with the law. An attorney will represent and defend their client in court to try to prove their innocence, and they can either be appointed to defend an individual or hired ...
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Attorneys apply the law to specific situations and advise their clients on a course of action based on legal rights and responsibilities. Some attorneys work in the business world, providing counsel to corporate clients on business transactions. Other attorneys work with persons in the legal system, ...
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Attorney / Lawyer - Self-Employed , salaries: $45,000 - $220,000
Attorney / Lawyer - Geico , salaries: $67,618 - $147,949
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Postsecondary teachers of criminal justice and law enforcement work in college/university settings and provide lectures and exercises with related material. They are usually provided with course guidelines which adhere to state and national requirements; however, they also develop their own lesson plans. It ...
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Lawyers, public interest, usually work for public interest law firms, nonprofit organizations, or government agencies. They represent plaintiffs in areas such as employment discrimination, environmental issues, campaign finance issues, disability rights, and civil rights. Some law firms have special ...
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Lawyer, Public Interest - State of Tennessee (TN) , salaries: $46,915
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Positions as an attorney/lawyer (corporate, in-house) are available in a wide variety of industries and companies, as almost any company that is large enough to warrant in-house counsel will hire these attorneys. The exact duties performed by these attorneys vary based on the company’s industry and needs, ...
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Attorney / Lawyer (Corporate, in-house) - First American Title Insurance Company , salaries: $100,000
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Entry-level attorneys are normally employed in larger law firms for work that must be performed by persons with legal training. As the most inexperienced lawyers at a firm, entry-level attorneys may not be asked to present a casein a courtroom. Instead, they generally assist more senior legal personnel ...
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Detectives or criminal investigators typically investigate violations of the law using all resources necessary (such as witnesses, written records, video surveillance, and numerical data). Throughout the investigation, detectives or criminal investigators interpret information, prepare reports, and provide ...
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Detective or Criminal Investigator - U.S. Department of Justice , salaries: $100,000
Detective or Criminal Investigator - State of Florida (FL) , salaries: $47,300
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Regulatory lawyers will need to know all of the specific rules and regulations for the industries that they specialize in. They work for companies to make sure that everything they do is legal and allowed, so they can make their products or services available to the public. It will be a regulatory ...
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