Curious about what type of work is done in the various legal practices?
Here are some of our favorite sites with excellent explanations and additional resources:

Chambers Associate Practice Areas Guide

Major Lindsey & Africa’s Practice Area Summary (PDF download)

Stanford Law School SLS Navigator

Brown University Law Careers site

Georgetown Law Careers site

You can also see interviews with practicing attorneys on

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