Brand new associates at many of the nation’s largest law firms earn double what experienced local prosecutors, public defenders, legal aid attorneys and public interest lawyers bring in on average.
A new survey of public interest attorney compensation by the National Association for Law Placement (NALP) found that public service salaries have seen only modest growth over the past 14 years, and those salaries continue to be dwarfed by the pay offered in Big Law.
This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.
To view this content, please continue to their sites.
LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.
For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]