Are weekends considered a part of the regular workweek for a lawyer?
The hardest part of being a lawyer is having to deal with people who have no respect for our job.
I think I was exposed to asbestos at work, should I contact my regular lawyer first or focus on asbestos attorneys?
Would I have to see a child custody lawyer rather than my regular lawyer concerning child custody issues?
The normal working hours of a lawyer for the most part are the same as for other professionals, from roughly 8AM to 5PM. However, in the event of trial or some other large, important event, lawyers will work late into the evening or night and through weekends. Also, lawyers often receive calls from clients at home and will be working for whatever period of time it takes to either resolve the client's issue or get…