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Real Estate Lawyers

Real Estate Lawyer—Career Q&A: Professional Advice and Insight

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Lawyers who specialize in legal issues regarding real estate are called real estate lawyers or real estate attorneys. They provide advice on title and deed transfers, mortgage contracts, financing options, and other real estate topics. Real estate lawyers handle private, industrial, and commercial holdings. The American College of Real Estate Lawyers is a national organization that promotes high professional standards in the practice of real estate law.

Salary Range

$50,000 to $100,000+

Minimum Education Level

Law Degree




Much Faster than the Average
Personality Traits

Hands On



Career Ladder
Senior Partner or General Counsel

Junior Partner

Real Estate Lawyer

Law Clerk