ERIC Number: ED313314
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Law As a Career.
American Bar Association, Chicago, IL. Public Education Div.
Intended as a guide for people considering a career in law, this booklet addresses the following questions: (1) "What is the lawyer's role in society?" (2) "Should you be a lawyer?" (3) "What about jobs?" (4) "How much do lawyers make?" (5) "How do you choose a law school?" (6) "How to get into law school?" (7) "What is law school like?" (8) "How much does law school cost?" (9) "What about financial aid?" and (10) "Admission to the bar." A 37-item bibliography of books that discuss in further detail some of the questions dealt with in this booklet is included. Annotations are provided for those items not mentioned in the text. (JB)
Descriptors: Career Choice, Career Exploration, Careers, College Bound Students, Lawyers, Occupational Aspiration, Professional Occupations, Professional Training, Secondary Education
Information Services, American Bar Association, 750 N. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60611 (1-25 copies, $1.00 each, 26-100 copies, $.80 each, over 100 copies, $.60 each).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Bar Association, Chicago, IL. Public Education Div.