Average Senior Attorney with Complex Litigation Case Management Skills Salary

$119,354
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$10,000
Bonus
$48,500
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Senior Attorney with Complex Litigation Case Management skills is $119,354.
10%
$65k
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$119k
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$172k
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MEDIAN $119,354
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Salary
$65k - $172k
Bonus
$2k - $39k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $49k
Total Pay
$66k - $197k

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Job Description for Senior Attorney

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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Popular Skills for Senior Attorney

Skills in Litigation Case Management, Contract Negotiation and Legal Compliance are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Negotiation and Legal Research.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Attorney

A mid-career Senior Attorney with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $97,591 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Senior Attorney with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $130,074 based on 18 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $125,000.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 38 survey responses.
Mid Career
28.9%
Experienced
47.4%
Late Career
23.7%