|The Life and Career of Anne Tompkins, Assistant U.S. Attorney, Charlotte, NC, and former Regime Crimes Liaison Officer, Iraq|
A team of American and Iraqi lawyers and judges has been building a case against Saddam Hussein, who will likely be charged with crimes against humanity later this year. LawCrossing speaks with federal prosecutor Anne Tompkins, who recently returned form eight months in Iraq as a Regime Crimes Liaison Officer.
|Becoming a Police Officer|
Many people dream about becoming a police officer. It is one of those things that many kids start dreaming about, and for some that passion never fades.
|You and a Career as a Police Officer|
If you are seriously considering a career as a police officer, it's very important to avoid situations that may affect your chances for a career in law enforcement. Here is a list that will help you avoid saying, "If I had only known."
|What It's Like To Be a Police Officer|
Every country in the world has a police system to protect the lives and property of its citizens. The colonists brought England's watch and ward system, in which men stood watch and served without pay, to America. The first paid police force consisted of six men who were paid to watch during the day in Boston. Shortly thereafter, an 800-man police force was established in New York. Today there are more than 600,000 police officers in the United S ...
|Five Reasons Why Paralegals Don’t Want to Become Attorneys|
There may be many articles out there discussing why paralegals want to become attorneys and ways to become an attorney, but this article discusses a few reasons for which paralegals do not want to become attorneys. Although many paralegals like going to a law school to capitalize on their work-experience, there are others who would like to avoid becoming an attorney because they would like to continue working in law firms or businesses as paral ...
|Do not become a victim of the insecurity of others|
Attorneys work extremely hard in large law firms to achieve partner status. Even when they do become partners, there remain different lines of authority between partners which make some feel important and others quite insecure. When an associate is dealing with a partner, he or she is dealing with someone who is in a position to feel insecure because there are almost certainly going to be more important partners above him or her. The best thing y ...
|How to Become a Bail Bondsman in Georgia|
A bail bondsman is very important. When a person gets put into jail, a bail bondsman can make bail for them, and then can collect the bail, with interest, from the person who needed it. This can be a great business for you to get into, so it is important to figure out how to become a bail bondsman in Georgia.
|How to Become a Real Estate Lawyer|
Being a real estate lawyer or attorney is not an easy-going profession. It includes lots of hard work. If you want to become a real estate attorney or lawyer, then this real estate law also involves the similar educational qualification level and background and also the level of difficulty that is involved in any other field of law. However, the advantages of becoming a real estate attorney are something quite different from other laws. Your oppo ...
|How to Become a Law Clerk|
For those that want to be involved with the law in one degree or another, becoming a law clerk is oftentimes a great way to go. The law clerk is a great stepping stone and a way to earn some money while getting ready to officially become an attorney. But what is a law clerk? Is it something that someone can work from home with? Can a work at home arrangement be made for such a position?
|How to Become a Bankruptcy Lawyer|
When it comes to selecting a career that will not only be personal rewarding but financially rewarding as well, your best bet is to become an attorney. But it is not as simple as that. An attorney is not just an attorney, so it is important to make sure that you know just what field it is that you want to get involved in. The law is complex, and because of this, there are lawyers for just about every type of problem that could ever come about. Ma ...