The average salary for a Mid-Career Senior Corporate Counsel is $145,255.
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Job Description for Senior Corporate Counsel
A senior corporate counsel position is part of an organization’s executive legal team. Responsibilities include negotiating and drafting various business contracts and service agreements, such as finance agreements, acquisition agreements, and joint venture agreements. The senior corporate counsel also performs review for all contracts, forms, and legal documents, making recommendations for any changes or additions to these documents. They are responsible for selecting and working with any outsi…Read more
Senior Corporate Counsel Tasks
- Advise all departments on legal norms, restrictions, and policies.
- Supervise technology and documentation processes.
- Oversee litigation when it arises.
- Draft, negotiate, review, and communicate agreements, documents, and policies.
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Popular Skills for Senior Corporate Counsel
Litigation Case Management
Intellectual Property (IP)
Skills in Intellectual Property (IP) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Litigation Case Management, Regulatory Compliance, Legal Compliance and Contract Negotiation.
Pay by Experience Level for Senior Corporate Counsel
An early career Senior Corporate Counsel with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $127,719 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Senior Corporate Counsel with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $155,925 based on 171 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $154,575.
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