How much does a divorce lawyer get paid?

Answer A divorce lawyer usually gets an hourly rate. For some divorce lawyers, this fee is as much as $150 an hour. However, some divorce lawyers require a retainer. Although the lawyer deducts this amoun... Read More »

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How much does a divorce lawyer cost?

According to Divorce magazine, the legal and disbursement fees for a simple divorce (one with no property or custody matters) can range from $700 to $1,100. For a contested divorce (one that involv... Read More »

How much does a corporate lawyer get paid?

Based on a national averages compiled by the Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2008, corporate lawyers are paid $72.99 per hour, with an annual salary of $151,820. The hourly rate or salary amount may... Read More »

How much does a real estate lawyer get paid?

Real estate lawyers handle legal matters related to property, including transfers of titles and deeds, construction, mortgages and zoning. In 2009, real estate lawyers earned between $80,809 and $1... Read More »

How long does it take to become a divorce lawyer?

It will take at least seven years to become a divorce lawyer. Four years should be spent obtaining a Bachelor's degree (preferably with a legal concentration). Law school will then take three years... Read More »