Which field of law is right for you?

NOTE: Think of this quiz as an exercise to help you pursue your own research about choosing a law career. The quiz is not a foolproof diagnostic scientific tool. It’s just for fun!

  1. My smartphone is filled with ...
    music apps
    sports highlights
    sounds of nature
    foreign language lessons
  2. My T-shirts usually feature ...
    my favorite sports team
    a brand name
    my favorite band
    a political statement or hashtag
  3. Which of the following best describes you?
    I am the peacekeeper in my family.
    I have a healthy diet, and I exercise regularly.
    I am passionate about pop culture.
    I like numbers more than words.
  4. One of my favorite websites is ...
    Wall Street Journal
  5. College should be ...
    a great chance to study abroad
    a time to question the status quo
    the classes you go to between sporting events
    a time to learn how to manage money
  6. I'm a little obsessed with ...
    reading true crime novels
    going green
    following the health-care debate
    saving money
  7. If I could only watch one TV show, it would be ...
    Shark Tank
    Grey’s Anatomy
    Dr. Phil
    Law & Order
  8. I would be interested in reading ...
    about Alexander Hamilton
    The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness
    about Cesar Chavez
    the case of Apple v. Samsung
  9. I really hate ...
    restrictions on draft picks
  10. Money is for ...
    providing for loved ones
    trips abroad
  11. When I'm not studying, I am ...
    enjoying the outdoors
    getting organized
    watching movies
  12. With a law degree, I could ...
    save the planet
    protect the innocent
    help children
    work with celebrities
  13. For spring break, I would love to ...
    visit Wall Street
    participate in a protest
    go to spring training
    spend time with my family
  14. The best first date would be ...
    watching a murder mystery on Netflix
    visiting an art museum
    dinner at an Ethiopian restaurant
    volunteering at a Boys & Girls Club
  15. My favorite day is ...
    Earth Day
    the next release date for my favorite brand of sneakers
    April 15
    the first day of the Olympics
  16. The first section I read in the newspaper is ...
    local crime
    world news
  17. I love movies ...
    about heists and crime
    with subtitles
    that critique society
    but the behind-the-scenes negotiations interest me most
  18. I’d like my law practice to help ...
    at-risk children
    sick people
    nonprofit organizations

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