Get a bachelor’s degree
Before you get into a law school, you need to get a bachelor’s degree. Obtain a list of Bachelor programs available in the state of Texas and choose one which will help you develop speaking skills and focuses on law. Your bachelor’s degree will assist you when you take up law school.
Graduate from law school
You need to apply for admission to a law school before you can move further. However, you will be required to furnish an LSAT (Law School Admissions Council Test) score in your application. Look up the law schools in Texas and plan your admission, you may be required to take the test a few months early.
Take the Texas State Bar Exam
The Texas State Bar exam needs to be passed before you can start working as an Attorney. The exam is difficult and you should prepare for at least two to three months before taking it. The Texas State Bar’s website can help you schedule the test.
Submit Background check
Applicants are required to furnish background checks, certifying high moral and ethical standards.
Start applying for positions
Once you have cleared the Texas State Bar exam, you can start applying for Attorney positions. Create a resume first. The resume should have all your details, academic records and objectives. You can visit the Texas State Bar website and post your resume there (they have a section called the ‘career centre’). The website also has a search feature which lets you search for positions in different law firms, organizations and government agencies.