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The average counselor at law salary in District of Columbia, United States is $119,638 or an hourly rate of $58. This is 14% higher (+$14,687) than the average counselor at law salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $6,185.
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An entry level counselor at law (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $88,045. On the other end, a senior level counselor at law (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $150,167.
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Represent clients in criminal and civil litigation and other legal proceedings, draw up legal documents, or manage or advise clients on legal transactions. May specialize in a single area or may practice broadly in many areas of law.

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