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Corporate Attorney Salary
in Delaware, United States

$151,088 (USD)

Average Salary

$73/hr

Average Hourly

$9,972

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Corporate Attorney is $151,088 a year and $73 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for a Corporate Attorney is between $104,212 and $188,442. 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 Delaware, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • 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.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
$175,153
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Corporate Attorney Job Listings for Delaware, United States

Associate Attorney
Oct 19
Wilmington, DE, USA
Chimicles & Tikellis LLP
Chimicles & Tikellis LLP is a class action law firm with a national practice representing plaintiffs in consumer protection, healthcare, investor fraud and shareholder rights litigation. We offer the ...
Associate Attorney
Aug 27
Wilmington, DE, USA
Reilly, McDevitt & Henrich
As National Coordinating Counsel our attorneys provide cost-effective, creative, thoughtful representation in matters of day-to-day management as well as high level strategic planning. While our ...
Paralegal (Workers' Compensation)
Oct 1
Wilmington, DE, USA
Heckler & Frabizzio
Saves attorney's time by researching, obtaining, compiling, and preparing information. Duties: * Researches law sources by identifying applicable statutes, judicial decisions, and codes; initiating ...
Title Searcher | Examiner
Oct 30
Wilmington, DE, USA
Old Republic Title
... with attorney agents, paralegals, and other title professionals. Excellent pay and full benefits ... Old Republic International Corporation manages its business through more than 134 corporate ...
Executive Administrative Assistant
Oct 23
Newark, United States
Sallie Mae
... other attorneys in the timely management of all communication with various constituents\. Field ... corporate facilities and security, which may include providing beverages and food service ...
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