There is more than one type of lawyer. In the 21st century, practicing lawyers serve a wide variety of clients in various capacities and in countless industries. At Texas A&M University School of Law, you can keep your options open by pursuing a broad education. Or you can choose one of three distinct paths that we offer. Within each of these paths, you can even choose to focus on particular areas of practice, like intellectual property or oil and gas law.

Paths to Practice Success

Find your personal path

Our goal is to fully prepare you for your legal career. So no matter which path you choose, we’ll guide you every step of the way to ensure that you succeed. Take your first step toward success and follow the links below to learn more.

Business / Transactional Lawyers
Add value by helping your business clients navigate regulations, arrange financing, design business strategies, and negotiate and draft agreements.

Litigation/Dispute Resolution
Help your clients resolve disputes through litigation, negotiation, mediation and arbitration.

Help your clients interact with regulatory agencies or advise the agencies themselves as they draft and implement regulations.