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How to practice law effectively

John Saeger Bradway

How to practice law effectively

by John Saeger Bradway

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Published by Oceana Publications in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Practice of law -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby John S. Bradway.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF300.Z9 B68
      The Physical Object
      Pagination96 p. ;
      Number of Pages96
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6248073M
      LC Control Number58009193
      OCLC/WorldCa1309128

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How to practice law effectively by John Saeger Bradway Download PDF EPUB FB2

Effective study is vital to passing law school and the BAR exam for the state in which you will practice. Law is a complicated topic and has more gray areas than black and white, requiring not only memorization of the laws, but also critical thinking to apply the laws.

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Stressors, which include the requirement for high billable hours, time pressures, perfectionism, and conflict, make it difficult to have a satisfying career and fulfilling personal life.

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More items. The book basically gives you 7 habits that will help change how you see and interpret the world, in turn making you more effective. The biggest takeaway for me was discussion about being proactive versus reactive, which is certainly applicable in dealing with people and running a law practice.

How to Start A Law Practice by Jay Foonberg. Taking practice exams, especially those administered by your professors, is one of the most effective ways to prepare for exams.

Take each practice exam and then compare your answers to the sample answers in order to evaluate your performance. The more practice exams you're able to take, the better prepared you'll be for the actual exam.

The highest average hourly billing rate by practice area was a tie between bankruptcy law and intellectual property lawyers at $ per hour; The lowest average hourly billing rate by practice area was for juvenile law at $87 per hour.

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Law School into Practice, 29 Stetson L. Rev. The current version uses fewer footnotes to make the Article more accessible to new law students, who are the primary audience.

The target audience for this Article is beginning law students. Other books and articles address those who teach legal research and writing courses. See e.g. Practice is the repetition of an action with the goal of improvement, and it helps us perform with more ease, speed, and confidence.

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I went to law school knowing I did not want to represent corporate inter- ests. I wanted to be able to look a client in the eyes and help them in their time of need. The last time I checked, you cannot look a corporate/insurance company client in the eyes.

That was one of my reasons for not wanting to practice insurance defense law. Law school will bring new experiences and challenges. Law school is very stressful. Students often feel overwhelmed by the demands and deadlines of law school. There will be new stresses to deal with as well.

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