Below are links to a series of talks with lawyers and paralegals presented by Student Career Info, a production of Students & Leaders Network, Inc., a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing career information for students, educators, parents and the public.
Why an Art Degree Made Me a Better Lawyer
Most students eyeing a law degree may think a pre-law undergraduate track is the best way to becoming an attorney. Maybe not, says Ann Wenzel, a corporate lawyer, currently working at American Family, a Fortune 500 company. Ann discusses the effect her undergraduate studio art degree has had her legal career and her approach to legal issues and problem solving. Echoing the advice of law school advisors, Ann suggests that there are many other valuable things other Bachelor’s degree programs offer as a pathway to becoming a lawyer. Source: www.studentcareerinfo.com (Running Time 22:10)