Opportunities for career advancement in the legal profession abound - but getting all the information on how to do this presents a real challenge. In this section, would-be attorneys and those already in practice will find extensive listings of professional specializations, including some non-traditional categories, as well as numerous links to continuing legal education resources.
Legal Industry: Licensing and Certification
- Examination Requirements
To be eligible to take the state bar exams, each jurisdiction requires law students or graduates to submit an application. Parts of the application can be due eight months before the test date, which usually is scheduled in July and February.
- Legal Industry: Training &
So you want to advance your career in law. Simply by entering the industry, you've already committed to a life-long continuing education experience. New legislation and ever-changing laws keep professionals in the field constantly eyeing the books.