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Workday of Lawyer submitted by Warren Chao

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Job Title:
Corporate Attorney

Educational Level:
Professional degree

If you received a degree, what was your major:
Computer Science

Additional training or certifications you received for the job related to this workday description:
Juris Doctor

Years in current job category:
19

Current salary range per year:
175000

What I do when I arrive or early workday activity:
Review emails and follow up on to do lists

Typical daily middle of workday activity:
Review contracts

Late workday activity:
Call clients

After Work activity:
Read books, play golf

General comments about the workday and the job:
Its best to work for yourself after working for a firm for a few years

Workday of Lawyer submitted by dchao

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Job Title:
prosecutor

Educational Level:
Professional degree

If you received a degree, what was your major:
law

Additional training or certifications you received for the job related to this workday description:
passed bar exam

Years in current job category:
12

Current salary range per year:
$100+

What I do when I arrive or early workday activity:
Prepare for court appearances; trial preparation; or pre-trial investigation

Typical daily middle of workday activity:
same as above

Late workday activity:
same as above

After Work activity:
spend time with family, then perhaps do extra job work

General comments about the workday and the job:
the job can be as rewarding as you make it to be