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Lawyers are not required to be mathematicians, but they do have cases that require pretty basic mathematics. Cases involving taxes, contracts, antitrust, calculation of fees and damages, present value calculations for structured settlements all involve math, but big firms generally use experts for any complicated calculations.

One is not tested on mathematics in law school and I know that there was no math on the New York State bar exam when I took it. However,there may be some math on the LSAT. I don't know whether there is anymore.
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