What are the best areas of law to practice?

What are the best areas of law to practice?

Here are 16 fruitful, promising areas of law for you to consider.
  • Civil Rights. ...
  • Animal Rights. ...
  • Immigration. ...
  • Sports and Entertainment. ...
  • Labor. ...
  • Family Law. ...
  • Elder Law. ...
  • Education. If actively practicing law doesn't seem to fit anymore, you can always go into education, teaching law to students.

What is the most lucrative law to practice?

This means that the most lucrative practice areas are now:
  • Medical malpractice (avg. $267,000)
  • Personal injury (avg. $254,000)
  • Workers compensation (avg $226,000)
  • Intellectual property (avg $224,000)
  • Business (avg $218,000)

How do you build a successful solo law practice?

Here are the most important tips I learned from starting a solo law practice:
  1. Do the math. ...
  2. Get a great computer (if you don't have one already) ...
  3. Keep your overhead low. ...
  4. Be thoughtful with your banking. ...
  5. Get your website and other materials in order. ...
  6. Name your solo practice carefully. ...
  7. Buy law malpractice insurance.

What areas of law make the most money?

10 Types of Lawyers That Make The Most Money
  1. 1: Immigration Lawyer. ...
  2. 2: Civil Rights Lawyer. ...
  3. 3: Family and Divorce Lawyers. ...
  4. 4: Personal Injury. ...
  5. 5: Criminal Defense Lawyers. ...
  6. 6: Corporate Lawyers. ...
  7. 7: Bankruptcy Lawyers. ...
  8. 8: Real Estate Lawyers.