How much does a Defense Attorney make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Defense Attorney in the United States is $41 as of September 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $38 and $45. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Blue Ridge Legal Services, Inc. - Harrisonburg , VA
... attorney position in our Harrisonburg office, with a primary focus ... on eviction defense. Part-time is a possibility. Admission to Virginia bar required, and ...
LawCrossing - 18 days ago
Blue Ridge Legal Services, Inc. - Winchester , VA
... attorney position in our Winchester office, with a primary focus on eviction ... defense. Admission to Virginia bar required, and demonstrated interest in poverty law desired
LawCrossing - 18 days ago
Price Benowitz LLP - Fairfax , VA
... attorneys throughout Washington, D.C., Maryland and Virginia ... The firm handles many areas of law including criminal defense, personal injury, medical malpractice ...
ZipRecruiter - 34 days ago
Allen Allen Allen & Allen - Stafford , VA
The Trial Attorney position provides opportunity for significant work in the courtroom, including ... The successful candidate will have 6+ years of litigation experience (plaintiff or defense ...
ZipRecruiter - 73 days ago
American Mortgage Assistance Center - Richmond , VA
... Defense/Loss Mitigation work in the state of Virginia . The majority of what we do is Loss ... Company Description We are the intake center for a national network of attorneys who help people ...
ZipRecruiter - 35 days ago
American Mortgage Assistance Center - Norfolk , VA
... Defense/Loss Mitigation work in the state of Virginia . The majority of what we do is Loss ... Company Description We are the intake center for a national network of attorneys who help people ...
ZipRecruiter - 35 days ago
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