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There are many possible areas of specialization in a law firm. To help you identify what practice area(s) might interest you, listen to these podcastsin which OCS advisors interview leading practitioners in their respective fields. Attorneys provide an overview of the practice, the types of matters they work on and the role of a junior associate.
While much of the legal work in the private sector involves corporations, corporate lawyers are those that focus strictly on the transactions that their clients engage in, and the matters that are involved with the running of the business.
Intellectual property involves assets that go beyond bricks and mortar, encompassing processes, ideas, names and inventions. Learn more about the multiple categories of practice in this ever-evolving field.