$116,562
Avg. Salary
$160
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$14,740

Bonus

$45,000

Profit Sharing

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The average pay for a Senior Attorney with Negotiation skills is $160 per hour.

The average pay for a Senior Attorney with Negotiation skills is $116,562 per year.

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MEDIAN $116,562
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$0$305K
Salary $74,621 - $202,951
Bonus $1,014 - $44,385
Profit Sharing $45,000
Total Pay (?
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$79,297 - $305,633
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 5 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 51

Job Description for Senior Attorney

A great deal of legal work, including both civil and criminal litigation, is done with teams of lawyers. A senior attorney is the person who helps to manage such teams. He or she is normally a partner in a firm or a high-level specialist retained by one. The senior attorney typically directs the preparations of the team in representing a client. The senior attorney also represents the team when meeting with the legal representatives from the adversarial side of a case. Should the case be argued in court, typically the senior attorney takes the lead in presenting his or her team's information and arguments.

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Senior 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.

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Key Stats for Senior Attorney

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
43%
20 years or more
26%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
43%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 16%