The average salary for a Legal Counsel in Dubai is AED 342,831 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

AED 119,195 - AED 601,334
AED 120K
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MEDIAN: AED 351,198
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Salary AED 119,195 - AED 601,334
Bonus AED 8,193 - AED 97,890
Profit Sharing AED 0.00
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AED 130,000 - AED 616,342
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 19 May 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 68

Job Description for Legal Counsel

Legal counsels, also called general counsels, are the chief lawyers of large corporations or government agencies. They advise departments on legal ramifications, ensure that the business is working in accordance with the law, and may represent the company or government agency in the case that a law suit is filed.

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Legal Counsel Tasks

  • Advise business in legal affairs of the company including government regulations, taxes, and legal and human rights.
  • Apply for registration and copyrights for the products, processes, and trademarks of the organization.
  • Manage disputes and litigations.
  • Prepare and review legal documents including contracts, licenses, leases, sales and purchases, and real estate, etc.

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Key Stats for Legal Counsel

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Legal Counsel Salaries

▲13%

▲1%

National Average
AED 355,000

▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 98%
dental benefits
Dental: 24%
vision benefits
Vision: 15%
no benefits
None: 2%