Legal education is the education of individuals who intend to become legal professionals or those who simply intend to use their law degree to some end, either related to law (such as politics or academic) or business. It includes:
- First degrees in law, which may be studied at either undergraduate or graduate level depending on the country.
- Vocational courses which prospective lawyers are required to pass in some countries before they may enter practice.
- Higher academic degrees.
Other articles related to "law, legal":
... The satisfaction theory states that mankind's Original Sin violated God's law, resulting in all men being born guilty an idea prevalent in the writings of ... Anselm formally developed the theory that the legal problem of guilt before the Law, required the legal solution of retribution, in order to achieve a just salvation ... Jesus to willingly die on the Cross in place of humanity, thus allowing the legal penalty to be fully carried out, satisfying the justice of God, and thus clearing the way for mercy to be shown ...
... At the same time, there are many legal tasks for which a bar license is unnecessary but some amount of legal training is helpful ... those substantive and procedural tasks which are too complex for legal secretaries (whose time is not billed) but for which lawyers can no longer bill ... more efficient by allowing them to concentrate solely on the substantive legal issues of the case, while paralegals have become the "case managers." The growing demand of ...
... The abortion debate refers to the ongoing controversy surrounding the moral and legal status of abortion ... has, with varying results, sought to influence public opinion and to attain legal support for its position, with some anti-abortion advocates even going ... Abortion law varies between jurisdictions ...
... According to United States law, there are five specific acts which only a licensed attorney can perform Establish the attorney-client relationship Give legal ... the client)* Set and collect fees for legal services *Non-attorneys, including paralegals, can appear in a representative capacity in many types of ... above, the paralegal can perform practically any other task, including legal research, legal writing, factual investigation, preparation of exhibits, and the day-to-day tasks of case management ...
Famous quotes containing the words law and/or legal:
“The law of God is a law of change, and ... when the Churches set themselves against change as such, they are setting themselves against the law of God.”
—George Bernard Shaw (18561950)
“Courage, then, for the end draws near! A few more years of persistent, faithful work and the women of the United States will be recognized as the legal equals of men.”
—Mary A. Livermore (18211905)