How Lawyers Bill [INFOGRAPHIC]

July 9, 2013

How much do lawyers charge their clients? What about paralegals? Are they moving over to alternative fee arrangements, or does the hourly rate still rule?

The Florida Bar, one of the largest unified state bar associations in the United States, with a membership of over 95,000 attorneys, sponsored an economics and law office management survey to find out. The survey includes salary information, benefits, hourly rates, number of hours worked, usage of software/technology, and more, but, hey, we wrote a popular E-Book on Legal Billing so naturally, we were interested in what the survey said about how lawyers bill.

How Lawyers Bill [INFOGRAPHIC]