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Corporate lawyers can serve as advisers to business executives, or they may represent a corporation in court. They draft business contracts and amendments. They are involved in various matters, such as company’s mergers, employee benefits, and corporate compliance. They also handle human resources issues ...
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MEDIAN: $98,672
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Corporate Attorney - America First Credit Union , salaries: $112,000
Corporate Attorney - United Water , salaries: $101,478
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Attorneys apply the law to specific situations and advise their clients on a course of action based on legal rights and responsibilities. Some attorneys work in the business world, providing counsel to corporate clients on business transactions. Other attorneys work with persons in the legal system, ...
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MEDIAN: $80,035
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Attorney / Lawyer - Geico , salaries: $66,343 - $122,554
Attorney / Lawyer - Self-Employed , salaries: $35,235 - $243,282
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Positions as an attorney/lawyer (corporate, in-house) are available in a wide variety of industries and companies, as almost any company that is large enough to warrant in-house counsel will hire these attorneys. The exact duties performed by these attorneys vary based on the company’s industry and needs, ...
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Attorney / Lawyer (Corporate, in-house) - First American Title Insurance Company , salaries: $100,000
Attorney / Lawyer (Corporate, in-house) - Lions Gate , salaries: $79,885
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The position of a criminal attorney, or lawyer for a law firm, requires a great deal of mental capability and the ability to work well with others, as these attorneys represent their clients in a court of law to present the best case possible for the client's benefit. These include court cases, pretrial ...
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Attorney / Lawyer, (Law Firm) - Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt , salaries: $137,500
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Entry-level attorneys are normally employed in larger law firms for work that must be performed by persons with legal training. As the most inexperienced lawyers at a firm, entry-level attorneys may not be asked to present a casein a courtroom. Instead, they generally assist more senior legal personnel ...
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Associate attorneys at law firms are responsible for completing legal tasks for their firm. They conduct research for current legal cases, attend court proceedings, and provide accurate analysis and advice on future legal actions. In addition, they complete and deliver crucial documents to courts as ...
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Associate Attorney (Law Firm) - Vinson & Elkins L.L.P. , salaries: $290,000
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A sports lawyer is a specialized attorney who represents professional athletes, teams, and even coaches. While most work with contracts and some even serve as agents for players, not all in this position are actually licensed attorneys/lawyers. Sports lawyers generally help to establish contractual provisions ...
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An associate in-house corporate attorney works with a specific company to see to all of its legal needs, including guiding clients in business transactions, claim liability, and on the advisability of prosecuting or defending lawsuits or legal rights and obligations. Associate in-house attorneys/lawyers ...
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Regulatory lawyers will need to know all of the specific rules and regulations for the industries that they specialize in. They work for companies to make sure that everything they do is legal and allowed, so they can make their products or services available to the public. It will be a regulatory ...
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Regulatory Lawyer - The Food and Drug Administration , salaries: $86,861
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Lawyers, public interest, usually work for public interest law firms, nonprofit organizations, or government agencies. They represent plaintiffs in areas such as employment discrimination, environmental issues, campaign finance issues, disability rights, and civil rights. Some law firms have special ...
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Lawyer, Public Interest - State of Tennessee (TN) , salaries: $46,915
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