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Corporate Attorney Salary
in Alabama, United States

$138,154 (USD)

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Average Hourly


Average Bonus

Last updated: March 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Corporate Attorney is $138,154 a year and $66 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a Corporate Attorney is between $95,291 and $172,311. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Corporate Attorney. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.

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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.
Corporate Attorney Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Lawyers

Job family population: 628,370

Estimated population of Corporate Attorney jobs: 44,947

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Corporate Attorney Job Listings for Alabama, United States

Associate Attorney
Mar 22
Mobile, AL, USA
Gardberg & Kemmerly, Attorneys at Law
Gardberg & Kemmerly is seeking an attorney for the firm's Veterans Disability practice area. Alabama Bar admission is required. Candidates must possess strong research and writing skills as well as ...
Attorney needed
Feb 6
Birmingham, AL, USA
Managed Services4u
Attorney needed to assist PI Firm Must have clean and active Al License Please send resume
Associate Attorney
Mar 14
Birmingham, AL, USA
Vernis & Bowling of Birmingham, LLC
We seek attorneys with a minimum of one (1) year experience in insurance defense or personal injury litigation. This is a great opportunity for someone who is ready to gain a great deal of hands-on ...
Legal Assistant
Jan 30
Birmingham, AL, USA
Constangy Brooks, Smith & Prophete LLP
This position will support two attorneys specialized in the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA), as well as assisting with office administration. We provide a challenging work environment ...
Legal Administrative Assistant
Jan 21
Birmingham, AL, USA
... including using attorney-prepared templates to prepare documents; managing litigation and ... Notary Public certification highly preferred. · Experience working in law firm or corporate legal ...
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