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Posted by: Brittany Sims on Oct 4, 2013

In an opinion piece for the Millington Star, injury lawyer David Peel discourages young people from going to law school in the current climate unless truly called to the profession. Peel cites high debt and low job prospects as serious factors for recent graduates to consider, and offers alternative professions to pursue instead of law based on students’ interests. At the end, however, he states, “But if, like me, you are called to plead the case of the injured, little man against the Goliaths of the world, you must go and go now.”