10 Jobs That Will Disappear In The Next 20 Years Due To AI And What To Do About It

5 min readJun 6, 2022
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It’s no secret that artificial intelligence is advancing by leaps and bounds. It’s expected that more than half of all professions will be replaced by computers in the next 20 years. If you want to stay ahead of the curve, it’s important to know what careers are on their way out and what you can do about it as an individual.

The following post discusses 10 jobs that will disappear within the next 20 years due to advances in AI and offer strategies for people who hold those jobs or may want them in the future.

1. Paralegals

Paralegals are one of the most numerous professions on the list. With major growth predicted in legal work, paralegals are expected to go extinct every year until 2028. Their primary role is to assist attorneys by monitoring court documents and advising clients about their rights and responsibilities.

Paralegals may also conduct interviews and research on potential witnesses, witnesses’ family members, and medical records for the purpose of preparing a case for trial. In addition to assisting lawyers, paralegals can also be involved in resolving day-to-day disputes with clients like scheduling appointments among other things.

2. Lawyers




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