Average Sports Lawyer Salary

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The average salary for a Sports Lawyer is $97,211.
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$61k - $175k
$550 - $68k
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$3k - $100k
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$48k - $219k

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Job Description for Sports Lawyer

Sports Lawyer 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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Pay by Experience Level for Sports Lawyer

An entry-level Sports Lawyer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $80,000 based on 9 salaries. An early career Sports Lawyer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $90,000 based on 13 salaries. A mid-career Sports Lawyer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $115,820 based on 6 salaries.

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