Average Senior Attorney Salary in Dallas, Texas

$171,961
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The average salary for a Senior Attorney in Dallas, Texas is $171,961.
25%
$136k
25%
$172k
50%
$188k
75%
75%
MEDIAN $171,961
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$136k - $188k
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$144k - $203k

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Job Description for Senior Attorney

Senior Attorney Tasks
  • 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.
  • Analyze and interpret laws, rulings, and regulations with probable case outcomes for individuals and businesses.
  • 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.

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Senior Attorney
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Popular Skills for Senior Attorney

Employees with Senior Attorney in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 1.8% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Los Angeles, California (33.1% less), Chicago, Illinois (32.0% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (28.5% less).