Pre-law Advising 

Kansas State University
215 Fairchild Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506-1113

 

785-532-3426

Career Opportunities

The Kansas State University Pre-Law Club sponsors meetings that acquaint students with careers in law. These careers are remarkably varied; they include private practice, corporate law, public interest practice, judiciary service and teaching.

Lawyers frequently choose to specialize in one or more of these areas:

  • Securities
  • Family
  • Tax
  • Labor
  • Environment
  • Agriculture
  • Antitrust
  • Real Estate
  • Poverty
  • Human rights
  • Patent
  • Trust and estate
  • Criminal
  • Immigration
  • Computer
  • Communications
  • Trial
  • Personal injury
  • Maritime
  • International

Lawyers who do not wish to practice as attorneys have found a law background to be an advantage in such fields as:

  • Corporate management
  • Urban planning
  • Publishing
  • Banking
  • Library science
  • Manufacturing
  • Health services
  • Corrections administration
  • Social services
  • Foundation administration
  • Labor relations
  • Transportation
  • Education
  • International diplomacy
  • Insurance
  • Broadcasting