Constitutional lawyer - Salary and Career

Constitutional lawyer - Career description, activities, functions and salary

They postulate, on behalf of the client, in court, proposing or contesting actions, requesting measures from the magistrate or public prosecutor, evaluating documentary and oral evidence, holding labor, common criminal and civil hearings, instructing the party and acting in the jury court, and extrajudicially, mediating issues, contributing to the drafting of bills, analyzing legislation for updating and implementation, assisting companies, people and entities, advising international and national negotiations, ensuring the client's interests in the maintenance and integrity of their assets, facilitating business, preserving individual and collective interests, within ethical principles and in order to strengthen the democratic rule of law.

How much does an Constitutional lawyer earn

A Constitutional lawyer earns between $2.444 and $14.932 per month, with an average monthly salary of $5.845 and a median salary of $4.500 according to an salary survey along with to data of professionals hired and fired by companies in the labor market.

Our research is based on the salaries of 261 professionals hired and dismissed by the period from 06/2021 to 05/2022 (last year).

Salary ranges for the Constitutional lawyer

Monthly Salary Annual Salary Salary Per Week Hourly Salary
Average wage 5.845 70.135 1.461 29
1º Quartile 2.444 29.324 611 12
Median Salary 4.500 54.000 1.125 23
3º Quartile 11.388 136.654 2.847 57
Higher Salary 14.932 179.185 3.733 75

Professional job categories

  • Science and arts professionals
    • professionals in the legal sciences
      • lawyers, attorneys, notaries
        • lawyers

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Main workplaces

Lawyers they work in law firms, in agricultural, commercial, industrial, service and public administration companies, as statutory, salaried or self-employed. They perform their duties unsupervised, indoors and during daytime hours. Eventually, they work under pressure, leading to a stressful situation.

What does it take to work in the field of Lawyers

The exercise of these occupations requires complete higher education and the examination by the OAB of the civil domicile status of the bachelor of law.

Functions and activities of Constitutional lawyer

Lawyers must:

  • analyze the interested party's request;
  • postitute in court;
  • analyze the request of the interested party;
  • perform legal audits;
  • apply in court;
  • exercer advocacia empresarial;
  • provide legal advice extrajudicially;
  • define the legal nature of the question;
  • exercer business advocacy;
  • demonstrate personal skills;
  • providing legal advice extrajudicially;
  • post in court;
  • exercer business law;
  • postulate in court;
  • analyze stakeholder request;
  • postulate in court;
  • manage assets and rights;
  • analyze the stakeholder's request;
  • postitute in court;
  • define the legal nature of the issue;
  • exercise business law;
  • provide extrajudicial legal advice;

  • Activities

    • monitor third-party cases in the interest of the client;
    • show verbal eloquence;
    • conduct common criminal hearings;
    • demonstrate creativity;
    • issue information on legal rules;
    • show a sense of humor;
    • develop positive interpersonal relationships;
    • hold labor hearings;
    • elaborate business contracts;
    • listen to the interested party;
    • instruct the party;
    • formalize technical-legal opinion;
    • firm agreements;
    • implement legal solutions;
    • demonstrate convincing ability;
    • receive and give discharge;
    • join international expert committees;
    • control work of professionals and subcontracted offices;
    • obtain authorization from the customer;
    • show synthesis capacity;
    • gather basic documentation;
    • advise international negotiations;
    • integrating national expert committees;
    • contribute to the drafting of bills;
    • monitor third-party cases for client interest;
    • arbitrate interests of the parties;
    • monitor investment projects under legal aspects;
    • monitor cases of third parties for client's interest;
    • follow contractual deadlines;
    • implement legal solutions;
    • follow legal deadlines;
    • dispute actions;
    • maintain emotional control;
    • show negotiation skills;
    • follow up third-party cases in the interest of the client;
    • form a team of professionals;
    • ensure the maintenance and integrity of customer assets;
    • interpret the legal norm;
    • act ethically;
    • request measures with the magistrate or public prosecutor;
    • demonstrate interpretive ability;
    • mediate matters;
    • carry out administrative hearings;
    • show urbanity in personal dealings;
    • provide expert services;
    • participate in collective bargaining;
    • conduct civil hearings;
    • advise board decisions;
    • point out risks and solutions;
    • intervene in the course of the process;
    • evaluate rules and procedures internal to the company;
    • show critical thinking;
    • evaluate the possibility of accepting the services;
    • inform the customer about the progress of services;
    • choose the strategy of action;
    • inform the client about the progress of services;
    • firm agreements;
    • advise national negotiations;
    • carry out due diligence;
    • evaluate documentary and oral evidence;
    • represent against individuals and authorities;
    • interview people involved in the audited area;
    • check the existence of conflicts of interest;
    • manage your own office;
    • act promptly;
    • meet contractual deadlines;
    • request measures from the magistrate or public prosecutor;
    • analyze business models;
    • analyze, facts, reports and documents;
    • monitor the performance of corporate acts;
    • expose to the interested party the possibilities of success;
    • obtain customer authorization;
    • prepare documents arising from corporate acts;
    • demonstrate persistence;
    • master written expression;
    • demonstrate active listening skills;
    • show patience;
    • prepare reports;
    • meet legal deadlines;
    • use the work of technical assistants;
    • propose actions;
    • develop body expression;
    • protect industrial property;
    • support a question orally;
    • follow up third-party cases for client interest;
    • define the scope of the audit;
    • choose the action strategy;
    • promote meetings;
    • research the legal possibility of the case;
    • update yourself;
    • manage customer portfolio;
    • provide lectures;
    • appeal of decisions;
    • demonstrate tolerance;
    • identify problems;
    • gather basic documentation;
    • show logical reasoning;
    • act in the jury;
    • analyze legislation for updating and implementation;
    • collect information relevant to the issue;
    • express to the interested party the acceptance and refusal of the services;
    • exchange professional experiences;
    • agree the rules for the provision of services;
    • monitor results;
    • assist companies, persons and entities;

    Sectors that hire Constitutional lawyer the most in the job market

    • attorney services
    • general public administration
    • accounting and tax consulting and auditing activities
    • combined office and administrative support services
    • temporary labor lease
    • accounting activities
    • engineering services
    • welfare services without accommodation
    • multiple banks, with commercial portfolio
    • cleaning in buildings and households

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