The average salary for a Legal Manager in South Africa is R598,606.
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Job Description for Legal Manager
The legal manager for a business is responsible for overseeing all of their organization's legal functions. First and foremost, this individual is a legal professional who is capable of providing accurate, relevant advice to the business, the business' clients, and the business' senior attorneys. The legal manager must have a mastery of business law to appropriately advise executives as to how the fiduciary duties of the executives can be discharged. For example, using their high level of unders…Read more
Legal Manager Tasks
- Provide legal advice on legal rights and obligations of corporations.
- Research legislative issues or statues.
- Review and edit regulatory documents.
- Draft and review contracts such as leases, licenses, mergers, acquisitions, and more.
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Popular Skills for Legal Manager
Legal Document Review
Skills in Legal Compliance and Legal Research are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Contract Management, Contract Negotiation and Legal Document Review.
Pay by Experience Level for Legal Manager
An early career Legal Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R511,384 based on 41 salaries. A mid-career Legal Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R593,970 based on 77 salaries. An experienced Legal Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R648,617 based on 37 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R996,000.
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