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MEDIAN: $91,925
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Attorneys apply the law to specific situations and advise their clients on a course of action based on legal rights and responsibilities. Some attorneys work in the business world, providing counsel to corporate clients on business transactions. Other attorneys work with persons in the legal system, ...
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Attorney / Lawyer - Self-Employed , salaries: $54,000 - $250,000
Attorney / Lawyer - U.S. Department of Justice , salaries: $67,362 - $151,732
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Public interest lawyers are both advocates and advisers of the law. Lawyers who choose to specialize in public law ensure that there is legal representation available to all members of society. This means that their clients can include those living in poverty, and their cases may involve civil rights ...
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Positions as an attorney/lawyer (corporate, in-house) are available in a wide variety of industries and companies, as almost any company that is large enough to warrant in-house counsel will hire these attorneys. The exact duties performed by these attorneys vary based on the company’s industry and needs, ...
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MEDIAN: $97,270
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Entry-level attorneys are normally employed in larger law firms for work that must be performed by persons with legal training. As the most inexperienced lawyers at a firm, entry-level attorneys may not be asked to present a casein a courtroom. Instead, they generally assist more senior legal personnel ...
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Detectives or criminal investigators typically investigate violations of the law using all resources necessary (such as witnesses, written records, video surveillance, and numerical data). Throughout the investigation, detectives or criminal investigators interpret information, prepare reports, and provide ...
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Regulatory lawyers will need to know all of the specific rules and regulations for the industries that they specialize in. They work for companies to make sure that everything they do is legal and allowed, so they can make their products or services available to the public. It will be a regulatory ...
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