Lawyer (water and mineral resources) - Salary and Career

Lawyer (water and mineral resources) - 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 Lawyer (water and mineral resources) earn

A Lawyer (water and mineral resources) earns between $2.538 and $15.610 per month, with an average monthly salary of $6.428 and a median salary of $5.500 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 152 professionals hired and dismissed by the period from 06/2021 to 05/2022 (last year).

Salary ranges for the Lawyer (water and mineral resources)

Monthly Salary Annual Salary Salary Per Week Hourly Salary
Average wage 6.428 77.136 1.607 31
1º Quartile 2.538 30.453 634 12
Median Salary 5.500 66.000 1.375 27
3º Quartile 11.905 142.855 2.976 58
Higher Salary 15.610 187.316 3.902 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 Lawyer (water and mineral resources)

Lawyers must:

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

  • Activities

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

    Sectors that hire Lawyer (water and mineral resources) the most in the job market

    • attorney services
    • data processing, application service providers and internet hosting services
    • engineering services
    • electric power generation
    • electric power transmission
    • billing activities and registration information
    • combined office and administrative support services
    • sugar cane cultivation
    • intermediation activities and agency services and business in general
    • life insurance

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