Along with the rest of the world, the legal landscape is rapidly changing. According to LawFuel.com, these are a few key areas of growth we'll see in law in the upcoming year:
This area of law will be particularly lucrative in the next decade as the country reforms its healthcare policies, and both companies and individuals need legal expertise to obtain the right healthcare solutions.
With projected growth of those over 65 years of age to reach more than 20% of the population by 2020, Elder Law will play a more critical role in protecting the rights and wellbeing of older adults.
Blockchain hasn't been adopted on a wide scale yet, but it's coming. Lawyers would be wise to bone up on the new technology, as clients in every industry will have questions about policies, procedures, contracts and more.