Legal Job with an Active Lifestyle

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Legal Job with an Active Lifestyle

Postby logical seasoning » Sat May 30, 2015 2:11 am

As I sit in my windowless cubicle, feeling my legs swell with blood as I write my second memo this week, I can't help but wonder if there are legal jobs that encompass an active lifestyle (not counting JAG or FBI agent)

Thoughts?

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Re: Legal Job with an Active Lifestyle

Postby ConfusedL1 » Sat May 30, 2015 12:23 pm

Private or public interest?

I'd say almost anything that gets you into court a lot, but having that almost assuredly means PI early in your career.

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Re: Legal Job with an Active Lifestyle

Postby Cogburn87 » Sat May 30, 2015 1:00 pm

ConfusedL1 wrote:I'd say almost anything that gets you into court a lot, but having that almost assuredly means PI early in your career

Nothing more active than sitting at a calendar call.

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Re: Legal Job with an Active Lifestyle

Postby kalvano » Sat May 30, 2015 2:11 pm

Buy a standing desk with a treadmill.

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Re: Legal Job with an Active Lifestyle

Postby POTUSorSCOTUS » Sat May 30, 2015 3:09 pm

Get to work early and work out, then during lunch break go for a quick run (treadmill or city). I doubt you can jog in place while working on motions

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Re: Legal Job with an Active Lifestyle

Postby UnicornHunter » Sat May 30, 2015 3:40 pm

logical seasoning wrote:As I sit in my windowless cubicle, feeling my legs swell with blood as I write my second memo this week, I can't help but wonder if there are legal jobs that encompass an active lifestyle (not counting JAG or FBI agent)

Thoughts?


What do you think JAGs and FBI agents do? (hint: mostly just sit in front of computers).

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Re: Legal Job with an Active Lifestyle

Postby 071816 » Sat May 30, 2015 3:46 pm

no. just go to the gym after work.

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Re: Legal Job with an Active Lifestyle

Postby worldtraveler » Sat May 30, 2015 5:15 pm

human rights investigators

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Re: Legal Job with an Active Lifestyle

Postby Young Marino » Thu Jun 11, 2015 9:47 pm

It's definitely a challenge but you may want to try small stuff here and there. For example, I have a basketball hoop at home I shoot around on for about 30 min a day after work. If you're doing some high intensity shoot around you can break a real nice sweat. I also go for a brisk 20 min walk after I eat lunch which is usually a Subway sandwich ($3 6-inch ham FTW). On weekends, I go for a 2 mile walk every morning and I try to make it out to the rec center to play some pick up ball for a few hours if I have the time. I think the key is finding an activity that can get you in shape and that won't bore you

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Re: Legal Job with an Active Lifestyle

Postby Pumpkin-Duke of Pie » Fri Jun 12, 2015 10:45 am

logical seasoning wrote:As I sit in my windowless cubicle, feeling my legs swell with blood as I write my second memo this week, I can't help but wonder if there are legal jobs that encompass an active lifestyle (not counting JAG or FBI agent)

Thoughts?

You might want to get this checked out. Js.

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Re: Legal Job with an Active Lifestyle

Postby SeattleStudent » Fri Jun 12, 2015 11:05 am

Bike law!

As in bicycles! Where every attorney is super into cycling and rides to work :D

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Re: Legal Job with an Active Lifestyle

Postby BVest » Fri Jun 12, 2015 11:13 am

Maritime law with a specialization in paddling.
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Re: Legal Job with an Active Lifestyle

Postby cloy26 » Fri Jun 12, 2015 6:38 pm

SeattleStudent wrote:Bike law!

As in bicycles! Where every attorney is super into cycling and rides to work :D


Seattle? Probably a fixie. :roll:

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Re: Legal Job with an Active Lifestyle

Postby SeattleStudent » Wed Jun 17, 2015 1:15 pm

Haha, no. I was the only one who rode a fixie :mrgreen:

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Re: Legal Job with an Active Lifestyle

Postby Petrichor » Fri Jun 19, 2015 6:43 pm

CIA clandestine service, you don't need a mil background and get to work in the field quite often.

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