Lawyers are losing their jobs in the US and elsewhere.
The number of lawyers working in the industry has plunged in recent years, and many of them are losing access to their cases, according to the National Lawyer’s Guild.
Many have taken to the streets to protest against the closure of their jobs.
The legal profession is at the centre of the US presidential election, with the Republican and Democratic candidates vying for support among lawyers.
The Trump administration has promised to protect the legal profession, but has not yet outlined what action it will take to protect their jobs and what steps it will make to reduce barriers to access to justice for the working class.
Many lawyers believe that the current administration is taking the wrong path.
“It’s really sad that in the last year, we have seen the legal sector deteriorate and be shut down, but I would hope that there is a broader effort to make sure that the legal system is accessible to all Americans, and that it is fair and transparent, and transparent about how it works,” said Joanne C. Schaffner, a law professor at Loyola Law School in New York.
President Donald Trump has made defending the rule of law a key issue of his campaign, and his administration has threatened to shut down or roll back the rule book of the federal judiciary.
During the 2016 presidential campaign, Trump promised to bring back the “bad old days” of prosecuting illegal immigrants and had suggested he would make a “big announcement” about the federal government’s “criminal justice system” in the coming weeks.
But the President has not released any details about what he might do, and some legal experts believe he will not be able to enforce his pledges.
It’s been a hard-fought election.
But Trump and the Democrats don’t seem to understand the people who were hurting the most in 2016 and they don’t want to change the rules of the game,” said David Boies, a partner at the Boies Schiller Flexner law firm.
While there is still plenty of legal work to do, Mr Boies added, “The people who have lost their jobs are really people who care deeply about this issue, and they’ve come together in this campaign to make that happen.”
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