A contract lawyer is a legal professional who specializes in drafting, reviewing, and negotiating contracts on behalf of individuals or businesses. Contracts are legally binding agreements that define the terms of a business relationship between two or more parties. These contracts can include employment agreements, vendor contracts, purchase agreements, and more. A contract lawyer can provide guidance on legal issues related to contracts, including the enforceability of contract provisions and the rights and obligations of the parties involved. Contract lawyers can work in a variety of settings, including law firms, corporations, and government agencies. Some contract lawyers may also work independently or as part of a consulting firm.