For Senior Associate, Patents, annual average wages total $88K per year. Most people in this profession are content with their work, and moderate levels of job satisfaction are reported. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. More than half of Senior Associate, Patents (65 percent) survey respondents are men. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
$43,082 - $181,629
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 59
Job Description for Senior Associate, Patent
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.