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Lawyers across the country use Lawyer Exchange to find work, gain experience, and build their professional network.

Pay no fees to join, search, or work on short-term legal projects online.

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Creating Work Opportunities for Lawyers

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Lawyer Exchange brings the gig-economy to law by connecting lawyers looking for work and experience with law practices that need help on a project basis. Law firms post job requirements for short-term legal projects that you can complete online. Now you can find associate level work close to your city or from anywhere across the United States.

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For New Lawyers or Recent Law School Grads

If you’re a recent law grad or new lawyer, you can now quickly and easily browse and work on legal projects from anywhere online.

Gain real-life experience while waiting to take the bar
Work on legal projects while you job search for a full-time position
Kick-start your solo practice with legal project work
Gain experience and mentorship from seasoned attorneys
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For Experienced Attorneys

You don’t need to be a new or young lawyer to join Lawyer Exchange! Lawyers of all expertise levels are utilizing legal project work for several reasons:

Those hanging their own shingle
Lawyers re-entering the profession
Lawyers who have left big law positions
Those looking for more flexibility in their careers
Those looking to gain experience in different areas of law

How it works


Sign up and create your profile for free


Find interesting legal projects and submit proposals


Negotiate your pay rate and begin the work

Get Paid

Generate an invoice and get paid all through the system

Pay no fees to join or work on legal projects

Similar services take more than 25% from the project total before you receive payment—with Lawyer Exchange, you'll have the most fair and transparent pricing offered today: zero fees for Project Lawyers

Join and submit for free

Join for free and start submitting proposals in minutes. Upload your resume and examples of your legal work directly to your personal profile.

Negotiate your own pay rate

We give you the power to negotiate your own pay rates for projects! Work directly with the Hiring Lawyer to get a fair price for the work you'll complete

Receive 100% of your invoice

You work hard, so why should we take a piece of your fee? We charge Hiring Lawyers a 10% service fee so that you'll receive 100% of your invoice, with no hidden fees, extra charges or commitments

What other lawyers say about legal projects through Lawyer Exchange

Richard was great to work with...provided sufficient detail for the project to be completed as expected quickly and paid the invoice promptly.
Jeffrey M.

Project Lawyer

Working with Ms. Sands was an excellent experience. She provides clear expectations for the project and outlines the needs for her client. A thorough amount of information is provided from Ms. Sands, making it easy to accomplish the requirements of the posting.
Richard G.

Project Lawyer

It was a pleasure working with Simon and his team. He is a top-notch attorney, and I hope I have the chance to work with him again in the future. Five stars!
Stan D.

Project Lawyer

Brandon is a pleasure to work with. He provides examples, constructive feedback on revisions and is always available for questions.
Erin P.

Project Lawyer

Lawyer Exchange empowers the next generation of lawyers

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Find work, gain experience, get PAID. Not only will you find work that actually interests you; it’ll also help you advance in your career and beef up your resume. You’ll be able to acquire the experience you NEED while working on meaningful and challenging projects that you WANT. The best part is that you’ll end up working on more projects in 6 months than most new lawyers would in a year.

Woman Freelance Attorney


Communicate and negotiate directly with hiring lawyers about all facets of their projects, such as compensation, hours, work location, etc. YOU get to choose your own rate without being controlled by temp agencies and staffing companies. Would you rather work on projects of your choice or go the more traditional route, working on document review jobs that most law school graduates find themselves unwillingly doing? Forget being at the mercy of staffing firms. Your future is now in YOUR hands, where it should be.

Lawyer Mentorship and Experience


Gain immediate access to a community of experienced lawyers who were once in your shoes. Benefit from their experience, take advantage of their knowledge, and learn from their guidance. This valuable mentorship from various seasoned lawyers will help you develop your network within the legal community, which could lead to full-time employment or even succession and partnership.

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Flexible compensation options

Get paid hourly or with fixed-rate pricing for legal jobs

Simple to use

Our website makes it easy to work on legal projects and does not require any special software

Work anywhere

From New York to California, you’ll find remote and on-site work, with projects requiring both in-state or out-of-state expertise

No Fees

Pay no fees and receive 100% of your invoice

Limitless Projects

We don’t restrict the type of work or areas of law for the legal projects posted to our platform

Built-in tools

Built-in resources include messaging, job alerts, rate negotiations, invoicing, and final payments

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