Law

Corporate Law (Capital Markets)

Corporate Law (Capital Markets)

Capital Markets lawyers help corporations get funding necessary for growth through equity securities (such as stocks), debt securities (such as bonds), and other financial instruments.

Construction and Property Law

Construction and Property Law

Attorneys who work in real estate law handle issues related to the sale, rental, management, financing, construction, or use of commercial or residential property and the buildings on it.

Litigation

Litigation

Barristers generally focus on a specific area, such as criminal, corporate, or family law.

Insurance Law

Insurance Law

There are various types of insurance lawyers, and the duties each one performs varies based on his or her particular niche.

Tax Law

Tax Law

Tax lawyers typically work in an advisory capacity, assisting people with wealth management and personal tax liability issues as well as businesses with minimizing their tax liabilities.

Corporate Law (Mergers & Acquisitions)

Corporate Law (Mergers & Acquisitions)

As a corporate attorney involved in mergers & acquisitions (M&A) or private equity law, the main focus is on ensuring that the financing, sale, or merger of a company goes smoothly without and legal issues to complicate matters or void contracts later.

Intellectual Property Law

Intellectual Property Law

Generally speaking, intellectual property lawyers help protect the rights of people who design or own creative works, i.e. products of the intellect.

Employment and Labor Law

Employment and Labor Law

Employment lawyers handle all aspects of labor and employment law, ranging from protecting employees from unfair or discriminatory practices through helping organizations create employee policies that fall within legal guidelines.

Paralegal

Paralegal

They handle a lot of the administrative work associated with legal matters, including filing court documents, research, completing documents, and some of the fact-to-face interactions with clients.

Family Law

Family Law

Family lawyers handle a wide variety of matters having to do with marriages and children, such as divorce and dissolution of marriage, child custody, paternity, adoption, termination of parental rights, guardianship, emancipation, and occasionally cases involving allegations of neglect and abuse, as well as restraining orders.

Criminal Law

Criminal Law

Criminal lawyers defend the rights of those accused or convicted of crimes.

Dispute Resolution / Litigation Law

Dispute Resolution / Litigation Law

These attorneys focus on civil matters, or person-to-person issues, as opposed to those that involve criminal charges or negotiating contracts.

Antitrust Law

Antitrust Law

They may work for the government, for a firm, or even in-house for a company, but their goal is always the same; to ensure fair competitive practices are followed by companies.