Legal nurse consulting is a relatively new role in the landscape of civil law. Sometimes called LNCs or nurse paralegals, individuals who practice in this field bring their medical knowledge and experience to cases that demand important expertise concerning bodily injuries or regulatory claims. Legal nurse consultants work in law firms, hospitals or insurance companies performing a variety of duties. These in-house employees have an average salary of $80,000/year plus benefits. Other legal nurse consultants serve as independent contractors and, depending on their education and experience, can command $100-$250/hour in consulting fees. What are the Requirements to Work as a […]