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Attorney Corporate Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$175,405 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for an Attorney Corporate is $175,405 a year and $84 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for an Attorney Corporate is between $120,984 and $218,771. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for an Attorney Corporate. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Advises, consults, litigates and performs trial work, and carries out the legal processes necessary to effect the rights, privileges, and obligations of the organization.
  • Studies Constitution, statues, decisions, and ordinances of quasi-judicial bodies.
  • Gathers evidence and information for management decision making.
  • Prepares and reviews various legal instruments and documents, such as contracts, leases, licenses, purchases, sales, real estate, etc.
  • Examines legal data to determine advisability of defending or prosecuting lawsuit.
  • Examines material, such as advertisements, publications, etc., for legal implications, advising officials of proposed legislation that might affect the organization.
  • Applies for copyrights or registration of the organization's products, processes, devices, and trademarks, advising whether to initiate or defend law suits.
  • Conducts pretrial preparations and defends the organization in lawsuits.
  • Advises officials on tax matters, government regulations, and/or legal rights.
  • Represents the company before quasi-judicial or administrative agencies of the government.
  • Requires completion of law school with an LLB degree or JD degree and admission to the bar.
Attorney Corporate Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Lawyers

Job family population: 628,370

Estimated population of Attorney Corporate jobs: 44,947

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Attorney Corporate Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Corporate Attorney
May 20
New York, NY, USA
Bliss Lawyers
Bliss Lawyers is seeking a corporate attorney, with experience drafting and negotiating a variety of commercial contracts to work in the New York City office of an apparel company. Qualified ...
Associate Corporate Attorney
May 20
Greenwich, CT, USA
Law Firm
Mid-sized regional law firm with offices in Greenwich, Connecticut and New York City has an immediate opening for an associate corporate attorney to work in the business/commercial department of our ...
Corporate/Sponsorship Attorney
Apr 29
Brooklyn, NY, USA
Bliss Lawyers
Bliss Lawyers is seeking a corporate/sponsorship attorney with at least five years of experience of negotiating advertising, talent and content deals. Role includes analyzing contracts and advising ...
Corporate Associate Attorney
May 20
New York, NY, USA
Elite | Legal Search Partners
AmLaw 100 law firm is hiring a highly qualified corporate associate with 2-5 years' experience in ... From attorneys to paralegals, and legal support personnel, we cover candidates of all levels.
Legal Annotation Manager / Corporate Attorney
Mar 28
Position Description: eBrevia is seeking a transactional attorney to play a major role in the continued enhancement and development of the company's legal software. eBrevia's artificial intelligence ...
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