Personal injury attorneys deal with cases that involve accidents, slip and fall incidents, workplace injuries, wrongful death, and medical malpractice. This article discusses the qualification one needs to become a personal injury attorney. It also discusses the roles and responsibilities of a personal injury lawyer. This is one of the most lucrative of all legal fields.
If you talk to successful trial lawyers, they will typically agree that most cases are won or lost before the trial ever begins. It is the pretrial process—in which evidence is gathered, facts and case theories are developed, witnesses are interviewed and deposed, and various motions are filed, argued, and decided by the judge—which occupies the vast majority of the time and effort of civil litigation attorneys (known as "litigators") and has the greatest influence on the outcome of a case or trial.
No matter what your area of internship work, you are likely to have many incidents of overlap into other specialized areas. Review your internship records in the light of the following list and note all examples of such overlap. The more overlapping skills you can identify, the broader your career prospects become.