AED 142,372
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The average salary for a Legal Assistant in Dubai is AED 142,372 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

AED 36,000 - AED 318,000
AED 36K
AED 140K
AED 320K
MEDIAN: AED 142,372
10%
50%
90%
AED 0AED 346K
Salary AED 36,000 - AED 318,000
Bonus AED 0.00 - AED 71,517
Total Pay (?
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).
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AED 36,120 - AED 346,476
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 34

Job Description for Legal Assistant

A legal assistant, also called a paralegal, works either with individual lawyers at a firm or with legal teams. He or she helps lawyers with their caseloads by performing research, searching through documents and evidence, facilitating interviews, preparing memos and providing any other assistance before and during trial proceedings. One of the key roles of a legal assistant is to help lawyers with preparing and prioritizing evidence. A legal assistant is typically tasked with looking through this potential evidence, marking passages and pages for further study by case attorneys. The legal assistant may also be tasked with providing reports and summaries of the evidence for circulation among the legal team.

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Legal Assistant Tasks

  • Assist lawyers by researching legal precedent, investigating facts or preparing legal documents.
  • Direct and coordinate law office activity, including delivery of subpoenas.
  • Call upon witnesses to testify at hearing.
  • Investigate facts and law of cases to determine causes of action and to prepare cases.
  • Gather and analyze research data, such as statutes, decisions and legal articles, codes and documents.

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Key Stats for Legal Assistant

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %
Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
3%

Experience Affects Legal Assistant Salaries

▲35%

National Average
AED 142,000

▼13%

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 20%
vision benefits
Vision: 20%
no benefits
None: 15%