Nowadays there are a large number of higher educational institutions that produce experts in law. Some of them are specialized – for example, the legal Academy, but for the most part, the law faculties and departments of various humanitarian institutions. Educational institutions offer full-time and extramural form of education, and departments of accelerated training, which has recently entered the education system – they usually accept applicants who have graduated from specialized colleges and technical schools.

How to become a lawyer?

To get a quality education - that's a fundamental factor in the career of a lawyer, but getting a diploma from a prestigious University does not always give the opportunity to become a good lawyer. In order to succeed, you need to be always aware of developments in the field of jurisprudence. You need to:

  1. As early as possible to decide on specialization, you want to do, and explore all of the industry with which it will RUB thematically.

  2. To learn how to filter information, namely, to understand what is really important today, to follow the news in the legislation, be aware of the entry into force and cancellation of normative legal acts.

  3. To be precise, as in mathematics. Be able to confidently refer to specific facts and citations of law. But remember, this doesn't must mean that you need to memorize by heart all the wording of the laws and the articles of the code. You just need to learn to think systematically and to know where to find the answer to the question.


Start practicing and to learn a profession best still in the process of learning: even if you are not yet normally will be able to show themselves and to demonstrate their abilities, but you will get invaluable experience, get his feet wet in the environment in which you will experience after graduation. And most importantly - you will already have some work experience, which will play a big role in employment in the specialty after graduation.


Try to frequently communicate with experienced lawyers, revolve in a circle, listen to stories from their practice, analyze, learn from their invaluable experience. This will help you quickly integrate into the sphere of jurisprudence. All kinds of forums on the Internet, relevant blogs will also help you.