A lawyer, also known as an attorney, is a professional who is qualified and licensed to practice law. They provide legal advice, represent clients in court and other legal proceedings, and help clients navigate the legal system. Lawyers specialize in different areas of law such as criminal law, civil law, corporate law, family law, immigration law, and more. They work in a variety of settings, including private law firms, government agencies, non-profit organizations, and corporations.
Lawyers play an important role in society by interpreting and applying the law to help individuals and organizations navigate legal issues and disputes.