Employment law Emma Finamore
Find out more about employment law as a legal practice area.
Financial markets law David Carnes
Financial markets is a breathtakingly diverse area of practice. It includes numerous sectors such as capital markets, commodity and energy trading, financial services, restructuring/insolvency, Islamic finance and related areas. The good news is that demand for financial services lawyers is increasing, and the field is quite lucrative. The bad news is that it’s extremely competitive to break into and, like a jealous mistress, it’s very demanding on your time and energy.
Intellectual property law Jan Hill
According to the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), intellectual property encompasses the “creations of the mind, such as inventions; literary and artistic works; designs; and symbols, names and images used in commerce”.