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Jobs for People Interested in the Legal Profession: Law Careers You Can Pursue If You Do Not Attend or Complete Law School

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Although warnings about a poor job market and an economy on the brink of a recession have filled the airwaves recently, the 2008 outlook for the legal market shows that it will continue to be a booming sector. Work, as well as jobs, in the areas of corporate securities, energy, and IP law in particular will continue to grow throughout the year. Moreover, according to the Robert Half Legal 2008 Salary Guide, salaries will also rise by 9.1% for attorneys, with first-year associates who work at large firms earning $111,750 to $137,000.
 
Jobs for People Interested in the Legal Profession: Law Careers You Can Pursue If You Do Not Attend or Complete Law School

Still, the legal industry is a large one, and jobs in several diverse areas are available to attorneys and non-attorneys alike. Below is a list of 10 often-overlooked jobs in the legal industry that are open to you.

Legal Jobs at the Courthouse
 
  • Jobs as Court Administrators Are in Demand and Do Not Require a Law Degree: The primary job of the court administrator is to attend to the various tasks that a judge often is too busy to complete, including scheduling hearings, recording trial results, and managing judicial records. Also known as the judicial administrator, the court administrator participates in various trial activities as well, such as labeling exhibits, ensuring witnesses are sworn in, and announcing the judge.
     
  • Jobs as Court Interpreters Are in Demand and Do Not Require a Law Degree: It is estimated that at least 20% of the United States population speaks very little or no English. As a result, it is vital that courts employ court interpreters who are able to interact with these individuals when they have been called as witnesses in trials or are litigants. The court interpreter ensures that the non-English-speaking individual is aware of all court proceedings as they occur and explains what is being said by the judge, other attorneys, or witnesses. He or she may also serve as a translator when the individual is a witness.
     
  • Jobs as Court Reporters Are in Demand and Do Not Require a Law Degree: Court reporters' sole responsibility is to create verbatim transcripts for all court proceedings. The court reporter accomplishes this by utilizing either a stenotype machine or "voice writing." He or she may also be responsible for recording the proceedings or supplying individuals with hearing problems closed-captioning services.

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