The average salary for a Senior Corporate Counsel in San Francisco, California is $172,304.
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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
Intellectual Property (IP)
Litigation Case Management
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
A mid-career Senior Corporate Counsel with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $167,890 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Senior Corporate Counsel with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $179,328 based on 10 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Senior Corporate Counsel in their job title in Irvine, California earn an average of 1.1% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (21.6% less), Los Angeles, California (15.9% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (11.7% less).
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