Jade A. Turner
Public Speaking; 2608
Defeating my degree in criminal justice
Topic: Criminal Justice Major
General Purpose: To inform
Specific Purpose: To interest my classmates that obtaining a degree in criminal justice from Santa Fe College will aid me in advancing in my future career of becoming a lawyer and ultimately opening up my own law firm.
Central Idea: Investing in the proper education and developing the suitable skills will assist me in achieving my image of success by becoming an outstanding criminal defense attorney for the state of Florida.
A) If you think the workload for the average college student is insane, just think about all the paperwork of a lawyer.
B) Next to the position of defense attorney’s are paralegals. They’re job is to organize and research. Once everything is handed to the attorney, it’s crunch time. C) Being a lawyer is a serious job to take up, with the knowledge and skills I develop, I can be more successful in that position.
D) Going beyond my AA degree and getting a higher education will get me ahead and enable me to perform better.
II. Crime exists in every part of the world, rates may vary in terms of location, but in Florida alone there are eleven of the Nation's 100 most dangerous cities. That’s more than any other state. That’s why this state needs someone like me to bring closure and justice to families who are deeply involved with the law.
A) With this program, I can develop more competitive skills & become more exposed to the criminal law field with possibilities of broad opportunity.
I) Public speaking is required for me to learn how to speak more effectively to an audience. 2) Every courthouse in America needs good lawyers.
3) I will be able to fulfil the needs of my clients. B) Criminal law is a segment of the law system in which focuses on crimes committed against ...
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