A Legal Executive /General Counsel earns an average salary of HK$321,750 per year.

HK$142,540 - HK$591,795
HK$140K
HK$360K
HK$590K
MEDIAN: HK$360,000
10%
50%
90%
HK$0HK$660K
Salary HK$142,540 - HK$591,795
Bonus HK$45,000
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HK$142,540 - HK$660,838
  • Country: Hong Kong
  • Currency: HKD
  • Updated: 14 Apr 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 11

Job Description for Legal Executive /General Counsel

The legal executive/general counsel is an attorney who offers advice on legal strategies and logistics for the company. They usually head a legal department, and that department advises and and oversees company compliance with current laws regarding labor and commercial operation. The general counsel holds an executive position within an organization; in most companies, the general counsel is part of the board that oversees company activities.

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Legal Executive /General Counsel Tasks

  • Oversee the legal affairs of a company/division.
  • Manage outside counsel.
  • Advise company's management on legal issues.
  • Direct legal staff operations, business planning and budget development.

Legal Executive /General Counsel Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: HK$360,000

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

Key Stats for Legal Executive /General Counsel

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
18%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 60%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 40%