Average Law Firm Partner Salary in United Kingdom

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The average salary for a Law Firm Partner in United Kingdom is £72,894.
MEDIAN £72,894
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£43k - £139k
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£43k - £155k

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Job Description for Law Firm Partner

Law Firm Partner 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.

Career Paths

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Law Firm Partner
Corporate Lawyer
General Counsel
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Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Law Firm Partner

Skills in Complex Litigation Case Management, Client Interaction, Contract Negotiation and Negotiation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Litigation Case Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Law Firm Partner

An early career Law Firm Partner with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £42,979 based on 7 salaries. A mid-career Law Firm Partner with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £67,720 based on 41 salaries. An experienced Law Firm Partner with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £74,423 based on 131 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £90,300.
Employees with Law Firm Partner in their job title in London, England: London earn an average of 38.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Birmingham, England: Birmingham (21.9% more) and Manchester, England: Manchester (18.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Bristol, England: Bristol (25.2% less), Glasgow, Scotland: Glasgow (17.7% less) and Leeds, England: Leeds (7.5% less).

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