Associate Attorney / Lawyer (Corporate, in-house) Salary

The average pay for an Associate Attorney / Lawyer (Corporate, in-house) is $78,184 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

$58,723 - $128,355
$59K
$79K
$130K
MEDIAN: $79,491
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$0$156K
Salary $58,723 - $128,355
Bonus $685 - $15,319
Profit Sharing $6,250
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$41,370 - $156,594
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 38

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Job Description for Associate Attorney / Lawyer (Corporate, in-house)

An associate in-house corporate attorney works with a specific company to see to all of its legal needs, including guiding clients in business transactions, claim liability, and on the advisability of prosecuting or defending lawsuits or legal rights and obligations. Associate in-house attorneys/lawyers analyze and interpret laws, rulings, and regulations with probable case outcomes for their business and gather evidence to formulate a defense for the company or initiate legal actions against an outside defendant. The corporate attorney evaluates legal findings and develops strategies and arguments to present the company's side of the case. The job involves representing clients in court and before government agencies, and presenting and summarizing cases to judges and juries at trial. Associate attorneys/lawyers are responsible for participating in the juror selection process, for arguing motions, meeting with judges, and questioning or cross-examining witnesses in the course of a trial. Associate attorneys/lawyers should be prepared to meet with other lawyers in the interest of obtaining a favorable settlement outside of court.

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Associate Attorney / Lawyer (Corporate, in-house) Tasks

  • Represent clients in court or before government agencies, present and summarize cases to judges and juries
  • Analyze and interpret laws, rulings and regulations with probable case outcomes for individuals and businesses
  • Gather evidence to formulate defense or to initiate legal actions; evaluate findings and develop strategies and arguments for presentation of cases
  • Advise clients in business transactions, claim liablility, 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

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Key Stats for Associate Attorney / Lawyer (Corporate, in-house)

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
2%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Associate Attorney / Lawyer (Corporate, in-house) Salaries

Entry-Level
▼0%

National Average
$84,000

Mid-Career
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
2%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 13%
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