This major is an integrated or undifferentiated program in one or more of the legal research or advanced practice fields.
Search for schools that offer an Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General Major (use the com | CollegeFinder, and enter "advanced legal" in the major search field). Read the school’s department pages, they are often loaded with useful and specific information about the field.
What can you do with a major/degree in Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General Major?
With a degree in this major from an accredited law school, you will be prepared to enter business and financial industries and work as (but not limited to) an assistant general counsel, associate attorney, contract attorney, litigation associate, legal counsel, or intellectual property lawyer.
Trade Associations and Professional Organizations in Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General Major
Professional associations are groups of professionals dedicated to topics in specific fields. Professional associations provide a wealth of online resources, some of which are geared specifically towards students. These organizations typically also host conferences and events, providing great opportunities for learning and networking across your field of interest.
- International Association of Legal Research and Investigators
- American Bar Association
- National Association of Legal Assistants
- National Association of Legal Investigators
- National Court Reporters Association
Publications/Magazines in Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General