An Attorney, Solo Practitioner earns an average salary of $100,000 per year.

$62,985 - $224,683
$63K
$100K
$220K
MEDIAN: $100,000
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$62,985 - $224,683  
   
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$63,430 - $418,790  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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Job Description for Attorney, Solo Practitioner

Solo practitioner attorneys are self-employed individuals work in a variety of areas of law. The educational requirements to become an attorney with a solo practice are similar to those of other types of attorneys, with a bachelor's and law degree required, as well as successfully passing the bar examine and being licensed to practice in their state.

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Attorney, Solo Practitioner Tasks

  • Advise clients in business transactions, claim liablility, advisability of prosecuting or defending lawsuits or legal rights and obligations.
  • Select jurors, argue motions, meet with judges and question witnesses during the course of a trial.
  • Represent clients in court or before government agencies, present and summarize cases to judges and juries.
  • Gather evidence to formulate defense or to initiate legal actions; evaluate findings and develop strategies and arguments for presentation of cases.
  • Analyze and interpret laws, rulings and regulations with probable case outcomes for individuals and businesses.

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Key Stats for Attorney, Solo Practitioner

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
055
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
56%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Attorney, Solo Practitioner Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 7%

National Average
$115,000

Experienced
up arrow 18%

Entry-Level
up arrow 34%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
56%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 18%
dental benefits
Dental: 18%
vision benefits
Vision: 18%
dental benefits
None: 82%
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