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Updated by Katie Alvarez on Apr 18, 2014
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10 Signs You Should Be a Lawyer

Everyone likes to argue their point. Some like to argue their point whether they are right or wrong. This list suggests a nice career move for those people.

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Here are 10 signs that you should be a lawyer.

Here are 10 signs that you should be a lawyer.

You come to a point in your life here in Utah when you have to decide what you want to do with your future and what kind of person you want to be. There is this career path and that career path, there’s the option of moving out of Utah, or staying and finding yourself there. No matter what you decide there are some things to keep in mind, like what makes you happy, what do you love to do and what do you see yourself doing in 30 years. You have to make it personal and think about your personality. What fits you? Look for a sign.

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You Live to Argue

You Live to Argue

I’m not saying you love screaming matches. You are someone who loves to prove a point and fight for what they believe to be true. Perfect quality for a personal injury lawyer.

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You’re a Workaholic

You’re a Workaholic

If work is your life and you are willing to make sacrifices for what you want, then being a lawyer should be a piece of cake.

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To You, Negotiating is a Science

To You, Negotiating is a Science

Part of being a lawyer is negotiating contracts, deals, and settlements, which personal injury lawyers deal with a lot.

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You Know What Makes a Persuasion

You Know What Makes a Persuasion

If you are good at talking people into doing what you want to do, then you would be perfect at persuading a jury to believe your case.

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You Have Thick Skin

You Have Thick Skin

People won’t always agree with you and you won’t always win, but you don’t let it get to you.

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You Can Balance Your Time

You Can Balance Your Time

You have to make time for courtroom sessions, paperwork, clients and colleagues. Not to mention your family.

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You are Persistent

You are Persistent

You don’t take no for an answer. You try again and again until you have completely run out of options.

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You Have Patience

You Have Patience

You know that sometimes things just take time, but eventually they will come to an end.

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You Are Aggressive.

You Are Aggressive.

You know when to give and you know when to take.

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Writing Isn’t Foreign to You

Writing Isn’t Foreign to You

Cases come with a lot of details. You have to write everything out to make sure you have all the information.

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Author Bio

Author Bio

Taylor Hatch is a writer for Fusion 360 is Salt Lake City, Utah. She writers for Adams Davis and many other clients.