What Do The Highest-Paid Lawyers Make An Hour?

Law360 (Link to Full Article, Sub. Req.) The top hourly rate corporate clients are willing to pay their outside attorneys has increased by a whopping 20 percent in the last year to its highest level ever, according to information released Wednesday.

That rate has now reached $2,000 per hour, according to research conducted by BTI Consulting Group, a significant increase from the previous high of $1,600 reached last year...

You can also view BTI's blog post on the subject  here: Is $5,000 an Hour Next?