How to start working as a lawyer
Get a law degree. To do this, select one of the many universities offering training in this specialty. Note that the diplomas of state universities are often more in demand by employers, moreover, you have the opportunity to receive education due to the budget.
Decide on which area of law you want to specialize in and what exactly to do. It is advisable to choose a specialization during studying at the University. With a law degree you can become a lawyer, notary, judge, and law enforcement. The choice depends primarily on your desires and inclinations a specific activity.
To become a lawyer, arrange to work in any law firm and work there for at least two years. Also count the work experience in bodies of internal Affairs. After that you will get the opportunity to pass the qualifying exams. Please contact the bar Association in your town, with your passport, diploma of higher legal education, an extract from the labor book about the work of the specialty, as well as the document on assignment of individual tax authority (INN). Prepare for exam according to the list of questions approved by the bar Association. Upon successful completion of the exam, you will receive an opportunity to perform attorney functions, including to be a defender in court. You will then be able to work independently or to join one of the bar.
To obtain the status of a notary sit to work as an assistant in a notary's office. You must have worked there at least a year. You will then be able to pass a qualifying exam that includes theory and practice of notaries. So you will be able to obtain a license, which you can access your notary's office or become a notary public.