$31 an hour: That’s how much some lawyers make

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“A lot of people I know have left — not because they want to go, they have to go,” said attorney Devon Waring.

Mar 17, 2023 at 1:58 p.m

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According to the World Population Review, the United States leads the world in terms of the number of lawyers per capita, with 1.26 million lawyers.

Most attorneys are based in New York and California.

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