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7 hours ago Areas of Law to Study. From healthcare law to commerce law, there are many different law specializations to choose from. Depending on the school or degree type, the names of these specializations may vary slightly. The following list, featuring 20 types of law degree specializations, is a round up of practice specialties from the American Bar

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6 hours ago Let’s dive right in to our list of most lucrative and least stressful law specialties. Page 1 of 12. Next >>. 10 Most Lucrative and Least Stressful Law Specialties 6 …

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6 hours ago The schools were then awarded points based on an average annual tuition rate, which is based on both in-state and out-of-state tuition fees, and Best Law School Ranking, as noted below: Tuition. Under $15,000: 3 points $15,001 – $24,999: 2 points $25,000 and above: 1 point. U.S. News and World Report: Best Law School Ranking. Top 100 or more

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7 hours ago FAQs for Best Law Specialisations in Demand. Q. Which are the top 5 Law Specializations in India? A. Some of the most popular law specializations in India are – Civil Law, Criminal Law, Corporate Law, Cyber Law and Intellectual Property Law. Q. Is there any specific admission procedure to pursue any law specialization in India?

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1. Medical Law. Average annual salary: $150.881. We’ve reached number one on our list of most lucrative and least stressful law specialties, with medical law.
2. IP Law. Average annual salary: $131,728. Technology is a huge part of the world today and Intellectual Property law is growing with the technology sector.
3. Patent Law. Average annual salary: $129,500. Patent Law has been a practice in the United States for more than three centuries. If someone invents something, they need a patent to ensure their rights and to make sure their idea is not copied, and that is where patent lawyers come into play.
4. Environmental Law. Average annual salary: $112,000. The way things are looking for the environment, we need more environment lawyers these days. These are the folks who protect our lands as well as human health from those who put business and the dollar ahead of life.
5. Tax Law. Average annual salary: $99,690. Tax lawyers handle cases dealing with the constitution and regulatory rules regarding taxation. While it doesn’t sound that exciting, the average pay is good and it doesn’t have to consume your life.
6. Corporate Lawyer. Average annual salary: $98,822. Corporate law that ranks 6th in our list of most lucrative and least stressful law specialties is the part of the law relating to associations.
7. Real Estate Law. Average annual salary: $90,152. Real Estate is business and with that, you want to ensure everything is conducted fairly. Things like moving objects and property all fall under real estate law.
8. Civil Rights Law. Average annual salary: $82,190. Civil law, the next one on the list of most lucrative and least stressful law specialties is one of the oldest branches of law.
9. Personal Injury Law. Average annual salary: $73,000. We’ve all seen the low-budget, personal injury law commercials at some point or another. A personal injury lawyer gives legal representation to those who claim to have been hurt in any way by another entity whether it be a person or a company.
10. Family Law. Average annual salary: $61,042. We’ll start out with family law, and as the name entails, it deals with matters of the family when things must be taken to court.

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8 hours ago U.S. News law school rank: 14 Starting median private salary (2019): $190,000 Average debt (2019): $126,164 Salary-to-debt ratio: 1.51-to-1 …

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9 hours ago Tuition: $20,725 per year. Standford University is a private research university in Stanford, California. The school is known for its academic achievements, wealth, close proximity to Silicon Valley. This University holds the top spot in …

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1 hours ago and faculty provide thousands of hours of free legal services each year to low-income and immigrant communities. And our alumni serve the area in many roles, including as district attorneys, judges, and social justice advocates. diverse Santa Clara Law is one of the most diverse law schools in the

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5 hours ago Much like in undergrad, a law school concentration or specialization is an optional area of academic focus, like immigration law, tax law, or health care law. Law schools vary in whether they call these programs “concentrations” or “specializations,” but they’re often largely the same, with the terms used interchangeably.

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2 hours ago Which Kind Of Lawyers Make The Most Money. It is interesting to note that lawyer compensation and salaries range anywhere between $50,000 and $200,000 per year, according to the Bureau of Labor. What is more, the highest paid lawyers tend to come from big law firms and the lowest paid ones are usually solo practitioners.

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1. Admiralty Law
2. Business Law
3. Constitutional Law
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Just Now 4. Tax Law Attorneys. Average: $160,000 Description: Tax attorneys specialize in working with business entities and individual taxpayers to solve tax issues, including relief/avoidance (minimizing tax liability), guidance during an audit, estate planning, defending or bringing suit against the IRS or State Revenue Department, drafting contracts and setting up companies …

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1. Animal Law. Animal law is the study and practice of law relating to animals. As an animal rights lawyer, you apply the legal system to speak for animals and their human associates and allies.
2. Civil Rights. Civil rights law strikes at the balance of governmental power and individual liberties. Although this is a small and competitive field, many lawyers whose main practices are in other fields serve as civil rights lawyers by taking cases on a pro bono (without a charge or a fee) basis.
3. Corporate Law. Corporate law focuses on helping clients conduct their business affairs in a manner that is efficient and consistent with the law. The responsibilities of a corporate lawyer range from preparing a business’ initial articles of incorporation to handling a corporate reorganization under the provisions of federal bankruptcy law.
4. Criminal Law. Criminal law focuses on the fundamental issues of the law and personal liberties. Lawyers in this field defend many of the basic rights considered crucial to the preservation of a free and just society.
5. Education Law. Education law focuses generally on counseling school districts or other educational agencies. Some education lawyers may represent parents with children with special-education needs or student expulsions against a school district.
6. Employment and Labor Law. Employment and labor law focuses on addressing the legal rights of workers and their employers. Attorneys in this field might represent an individual employee, a group of employees, job applicants, a union, union employees, government workers, a business, a government agency, or interest groups.
7. Environmental and Natural Resources Law. Environmental and natural resources law focuses on the legal and regulatory issues relating to natural resources.
8. Family and Juvenile Law. Family and juvenile law focuses on the relationships between individuals within the context of family. Many lawyers in this field are members of small firms or practice law on their own.
9. Health Law. Health law focuses on regulations that impact the health care industry and its patients. Health law lawyers can represent hospitals, physician groups, health maintenance organizations (HMOs), individual doctors, universities, and many others.
10. Immigration Law. Immigration law focuses on the legal issues and policies relating to immigrants who come to the United States on a temporary or permanent basis.

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7 hours ago The University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law has the lowest rate of student debt of any law school in the top 20. Just 62% of graduates leave with law school loans. They also owe around $27,150 less in law school debt while earning slightly above-average starting salaries. 8. University of Nebraska — Lincoln

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9 hours ago Law firms pay the same salary to all associates no matter what area of law they are in (with the exception of some firms who pay a small bonus for patent law). I'm not sure if as much what TYPE of law as it is what type of environment you work in. Like I said, salary is consistent within a firm across all legal specialties.

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4 hours ago The University of Arkansas offers one of the cheapest education programs for JDs and everyone who wants to work with legal services. There are a lot of programs and opportunities for aspiring students who want to specialize in law. This school ranks as one of the top 20 best-value law educational institutions.

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1. Focusing on your interests may be a good place to start when determining which one of the areas of law practice you would like to go into. Regardless of what interests and drives you, it is important to keep in mind that all areas of law practice will require a different set of skills.

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6 hours ago However, it’s good to know going in which schools are doing the best job keeping tuition low for their students. National Jurist recently calculated the best value law schools, using the following criteria: resident tuition (25%), average indebtedness upon graduation (15%), weighted employment score (35%),bar passage rates (15%), and cost of

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1. Website Graduate Tuition/Fees: $51,716 Boston University offers an online law degree in the form of an LLM. This advanced law certification is designed for already practicing lawyers who want to complete the 24 credits required for the LLM in Taxation degree on a part-time or full-time basis. All courses are available online, and the program offers several areas of concentration, including estate planning, general business taxation, international taxation, and transfer pricing. To be admitted...

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8 hours ago While the cost of an online Master’s in Law degree varies largely, you can choose from online colleges that offer affordable tuition. And while the price is an excellent factor for making the online school of your choice, it’s ultimately about getting top-quality education that sets you up for a thriving career in law and related field!

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6 hours ago Some of University of Alabama School of Law’s program highlights: Guaranteed an opportunity to participate in one of seven law clinics; Listed #35 best law school in the country by the U.S. News and World Report (2011) Ranks under the top 20 best-value law schools; University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. In-State Tuition Fees: $6,835

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8 hours ago Both are top-50 law schools in the same region, Fancy Law School is a highly regarded regional school, whereas Bargain Law School is a slightly lower ranked school offering a scholarship worth at least 50% their annual tuition. Make sure to check the terms and conditions for renewing your scholarship and compare the relative merits of both

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1. Healthcare Law. Since the passage of the Affordable Care Act, the Healthcare sector has netted more than 1 million new jobs, creating significant opportunities for legal professionals.
2. E-Discovery. E-discovery, or electronic discovery, is now a $2 billion industry driven by the mass storage and accessibility of electronic data - a career that didn't even exist 10 years ago.
3. Immigration Law. From serving in a traditional law practice setting, government agency, or legal service program, the demand for immigration lawyers is growing rapidly.
4. Family Law. Those specializing in this area require a high level of knowledge and experience due to the varied issues. Many states require advanced certification for those practicing in this area of law and/or passage of additional examination to ensure competency.
5. Elder Law. The population of Americans who are getting older and living longer is growing significantly. The U.S. Census projects that by 2030, more than 20 percent of the population will be 65 years and over.
6. Environmental. The growing interest in sustainability and increase in environmental regulation has opened doors in this practice area. Career opportunities may lie in helping corporations understanding their environmental liability, at an NGO advising litigation against malicious companies, or drafting legislation on energy policy.
7. Labor and Employment. The relationship among employees and employers is complex - and as a result, the available careers in this sector are not slowing down.
8. Non-Profit Management. For those interested in the non-conventional route, many J.D. graduates choose to use their knowledge and skills to enter public service in the form of non-profit work.
9. Veterans Affairs. While the population of current and former U.S. military personnel is relatively small, their need for specialized legal counsel is great.
10. Private Business and Industry. This area of law encompasses several growing legal specializations, including Corporate Compliance, Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate Law, and Intellectual Property.

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Just Now This law school has earned the National Jurist’s Best Value distinction for the past five years. University of Houston’s Law Center . The University of Houston’s Law Center, located in one of the nation’s top legal markets, has been described as offering some of the best value in legal education. The average in-state tuition is $30,401.

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Just Now Answer (1 of 2): Legally, , there arent typically specialties in law as there are in medicine. The ethics rules just say as long as long as you believe you can “compentantly represent” someone then you're legally allowed to accept a case in any type …

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4 hours ago Top 50 Law Schools So, you rocked your college grades, steamrolled the LSAT, impressed/conned/bribed your professors into writing outstanding recommendation letters, crafted the perfect law school resume, and rounded out all of that perfection with an ideal theme for your personal statement and supplementary essays.

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7 hours ago Many law schools offer programs in Disability Law, Special Education Law, or Family and Children's Law. Child Law Programs or Children's Advocacy Clinics vary from school to school. To find out more about the types of programs offered, you need to go directly to the law school and research the program.

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3 hours ago Specializations Best Law Schools, Best Career Prospects, Best for Federal Clerkships, Toughest to Get Into . Columbia University - School of Law. New York, NY. 1,234

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2 hours ago Top Law colleges in <location> 2021 - Check the list of top 10, 20 & top 100 Law colleges in <location> 2021 ranked by NIRF, The Week, Times etc.. along with Fees, Courses, Admission Process, Cutoff, Placements and Salary information.

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1. Civil Law. Civil Law is the field of law that deals with the disputes related to private rights of individuals, divorce, child custody, property ownership, disagreements of contracts, personal and property damage etc.
2. Criminal Law. Criminal Law -the oldest and most widely known specialisation in the field of law. It is a good fit for people who are passionate about solving crimes, investigations and collecting evidence.
3. Corporate Law. This is one of the most sought after specialisations among law students in the country. A degree in corporate law offers one the opportunity to work with and consult big corporate organisations on topics contracts, ordinances, corporate privileges and more.
4. Cyber Law. The field of Cyber Law is a relatively new specialisation in the field of law. Cyber Law is a field that deals with illegal activities orcybercrimes that are carried out with the help of internet.Cyber criminals engage in criminal actions such as fraud, defamation, forgery, theft, and mischief.One of the most popular cyber crime today are hacking an individual’s personal accounts, cyber terrorism and spreading of computer viruses.There are 3 major types of cyber crimes - crimes against a person, crimes against property andcrimes against government.
5. Intellectual Property Law. Intellectual Property Law defines a set of rules and regulations for securing and enforcing legal rights for protecting an individual's inventions and creations.

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3 hours ago International and comparative law is unique as a field of study because it is particularly diverse. Students in the International and Comparative Law Specialization can choose to structure their curriculum to focus on any number of priorities, such as public international law, comparative and foreign law, international human rights law, international criminal law, international trade law

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1 hours ago Loyola Law School CA $57,230 $18,090 29 U. of California-Davis out-of-state CA $56,974 $14,809 30 American University DC $56,724 $18,360 31 Tulane University LA $56,572 $14,550 32 Pepperdine University CA $55,890 $17,500 33 Indiana U.-Bloomington out-of-state IN $55,338 $12,972 34 Boston University MA $55,076 $13,775 35 Brooklyn Law School NY

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4 hours ago Answer (1 of 3): There is no good answer to this question, because, while the sticker price of some schools is lower than others, scholarships and resident tuition waivers can completely change the cost from one person to the next. That’s one of the reasons I always encourage my students to apply

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1 hours ago Top Law Colleges in USA offering Ph.D. in Law. Ph.D. in Law in USA is available for students who want to have a career as legal scholars and teachers. According to QS Law Rankings 2020, there are only two US law colleges among top 10 …

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8 hours ago Given that Chicago is still in the top 15 for international law and so well respected, I would value the overall ranking more than the subject ranking. I believe most law firms feel that they can train you and expect to as most top law schools teach theory and not practice.

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8 hours ago Lourdes University has our list’s 42nd best low-cost pre-law degree programs with $22,480 annual tuition and a 14:1 student-faculty ratio. At Assisi Hall, the College of Social Sciences provides a top Pre-Law BA/BS Concentration in partnership with the University of Toledo College of Law for a 3+3 Doctor of Law pathway.

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1. Legal jobs have steadily declined since the financial crisis of 2008. The employment rate for new grads began to show modest increases in 2014. Again, in 2015, employment of new grads was up 1%, but these increases are not indicative of the whole picture due to the decreasing class sizes. Other factors, such as outsourcing of more routine legal tasks and the increase of two tiercompensation structures, are compounding the challenge. As a result, the job market has grown more and more competitive. For a student coming straight out of law school, a specialized background can make you more desirable, and thus, more likely to land a better job. Students who specialize become experts, and expertsare able to demand higher salaries and draw the interest of clients with bigger cases. As the world changes, so must our education. As such, many law schools that once offered only general law are now introducing specializations. In 2012, NYU School of Law modified its third year curriculum to pr...

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1 hours ago Financial Analysis (Law 358) is intended to acquaint students with the rudiments of many business concepts (e.g., interpretation of accounting information, business valuation methods) that are explored in further depth in subsequent courses in the Specialization. Students with financial analysis experience (such as prior work experience in the field of investment banking …

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2 hours ago The decision to attend law school is a big one, especially considering the debt that often accumulates during law school. The prospect of debt often leads students to ask whether they should attend a highly-ranked school that does not offer a scholarship, or a lesser-know institution that provides a full scholarship.

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1 hours ago Meanwhile, Bellevue University is one of the cheapest online law schools that also offer top military support. It has a total enrollment of 10,407 students and an acceptance rate of 100%. In addition, Bellevue charges $7,752 as Undergraduate tuition and $10,770 for graduate for an online law degree. School Website.

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8 hours ago Below are the top five law specializations that are the most popular among law students. Criminal law. This is the most common type of law specialization. This branch also includes DUI laws, which are again one of the most cases lawyers deal with each day. According to a survey, nearly forty four percent of all traffic accidents that prove to

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