Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Real Estate Attorney is $83,386
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Real Estate Attorneys?
An entry-level Real Estate Attorney with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $64,000 based on 11 salaries. An early career Real Estate Attorney with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $78,997 based on 61 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Real Estate Attorneys Do?
Few business transactions can be as complicated, or symbolic of the risks of financial resources, as those involving real estate. Real estate attorneys are lawyers who specialize in this area. Their work revolves around assisting buyers and sellers in working through difficult contracts and closing language, and also represent interested parties when civil remedies through lawsuits are involved. They may also represent interested parties in foreclosure proceedings.
Even in standard real estate …Read more
- Negotiate and draft real estate documentation, including leases, licensing, and purchasing and selling agreements.
- Maintain client confidentiality.
- Meet stringent deadlines.
- Represent client in all real estate business dealings and make executive decisions as needed.