When it comes to the law, there are almost always two parties involved that are at odds with each other. One of those parties is usually on the defensive for having committed a crime. Both sides will need a lawyer working in their best interest to help them through the case. For the defendant, that would be a criminal defense lawyer. In this video, you will learn about criminal defense lawyers and, more specifically, what they do on a day-to-day basis for their work.
The criminal defense lawyer in this video will discuss the kinds of things he regularly does and his favorites part of the job. He describes what he does as advocacy. He works hard to ensure that the law is followed as fairly as possible when it comes to prosecuting criminals. He spends most of his time reading as a means to gain as much understanding of the law as possible.