The average salary for an Intellectual Property (IP) Attorney is $123,975 per year. A skill in Intellectual Property (IP) is associated with high pay for this job. Experience strongly influences income for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.
Intellectual Property (IP) Attorney Total Pay (?
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$78,760 - $195,772
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$78,760 - $195,772  
   
Bonus
$3,920 - $41,329  
Profit Sharing
$5,000 - $10,174  
Total Pay (?
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$79,189 - $226,592  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 129
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Job Description for Intellectual Property (IP) Attorney
  • Gather evidence to formulate defense or to initiate legal actions; evaluate findings and develop strategies and arguments for presentation of cases.
  • Analyze and interpret laws, rulings and regulations with probable case outcomes for individuals and businesses.
  • Represent clients in court or before government agencies, present and summarize cases to judges and juries.
  • Advise clients in business transactions, claim liablility, advisability of prosecuting or defending lawsuits or legal rights and obligations.
  • Select jurors, argue motions, meet with judges and question witnesses during the course of a trial.
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Experience Affects Intellectual Property (IP) Attorney Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 59%
Mid-Career
up arrow 5%
National Average
$126,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 26%
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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 40 votes.
Gender
Female
36%
female alumni
 
Male
64%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
4%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 63% employee benefits None: 6%
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