NLJ Billing Survey: $1,000 Per Hour Isn't Rare Anymore

Nominal billing levels rise, but discounts ease blow.

, The National Law Journal


As recently as five years ago, law partners charging $1,000 an hour were outliers. Today, four-figure hourly rates for in-demand partners at the most prestigious firms don't raise eyebrows — and a few top earners are closing in on $2,000 an hour.

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