How much do lawyers charge in Ohio?

The typical lawyer in Ohio charges between $111 and $571 per hour. Costs vary depending on the type of lawyer, so review our lawyer rates table to find out the average cost to hire an attorney in Ohio.

Practice Type Average Hourly Rate
Administrative $256
Appellate $159
Bankruptcy $285
Business $275
Civil Litigation $262
Civil Rights/Constitutional Law $344
Collections $277
Commercial/Sale of Goods $254
Construction $218
Contracts $210
Corporate $276
Criminal $135
Elder Law $286
Employment/Labor $274
Family $217
Government $160
Immigration $425
Insurance $164
Intellectual Property $255
Juvenile $111
Mediation/Arbitration $228
Medical Malpractice $210
Personal Injury $239
Real Estate $252
Small Claims $571
Tax $268
Traffic Offenses $262
Trusts $282
Wills & Estates $268
Worker's Compensation $180

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About Clio’s Hourly Rate Data for Lawyers (Updated 2021)

Clio's hourly rate data is based on aggregated and anonymized data from tens of thousands of legal professionals using Clio. Each year, this data is analyzed and published within the Legal Trends Report, which provides ongoing, in-depth research into the most pressing issues faced by legal professionals.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the hourly rate of a lawyer in Ohio?

The average hourly rate for a lawyer in Ohio is between $111 and $571 per hour.

How much does a family lawyer charge in Ohio?

The average hourly rate for a family lawyer in Ohio is $217 per hour.

How much does a civil litigation lawyer charge in Ohio?

The average hourly rate for a civil litigation lawyer in Ohio is $262 per hour.

What is the highest paid type of lawyer in Ohio?

Small Claims attorneys are the highest paid type of lawyer in Ohio, earning $571 per hour on average.

What is the lowest paid type of lawyer in Ohio?

Juvenile attorneys are the lowest paid type of lawyer in Ohio, earning $111 per hour on average.