C$97,775
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The average pay for a Corporate Attorney is C$97,775 per year.

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Salary C$57,945 - C$204,257
Bonus C$5,087
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C$58,175 - C$202,735
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

Job Description for Corporate Attorney

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 and represent their companies when they are sued by employees. They work on behalf of their employers in matters pertaining to patent infringement and customers’ lawsuits. They negotiate and draft license service agreements and buyer/seller agreements.

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Corporate Attorney Tasks
  • Advise clients in business transactions, claim liability, 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.
  • 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.
  • Gather evidence to formulate defense or to initiate legal actions; evaluate findings and develop strategies and arguments for presentation of cases.

Corporate Attorney Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

12%

National Average: C$98,000

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Corporate Attorney

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Corporate Attorney Salaries

▲62%

▲34%

National Average
C$98,000

▼35%

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 92%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
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