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Corporate Attorney Salary
in Delaware, United States

$151,482 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Corporate Attorney is $151,482 a year and $73 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for a Corporate Attorney is between $104,484 and $188,934. 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

  • 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 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Corporate Attorney Job Listings for Delaware, United States

Associate Attorney
Nov 19
Middletown, DE, USA
Wolfe & Associates
An ideal candidate will ideally practice in the areas of real estate and estate planning under the managing attorney. Ideal candidate will possess a positive attitude, strong written and verbal ...
Jan 14
Wilmington, DE, USA
Mintzer Sarowitz Zeris Ledva & Meyers
Mintzer Sarowitz Zeris Ledva & Meyers, LLP, an insurance defense firm has an opening for an associate attorney in their Wilmington, DE office. Candidates must have 5 plus years experience handling ...
Associate Attorney
Jan 8
Wilmington, United States
Delany McBride
Come work at Delany McBride, PC We are looking to hire a talented Lawyer to join our existing top-notch team. If you're eager for your next challenge, Delany McBride is an ideal place to get ahead
Jan 11
Mount Laurel, United States
Swartz Campbell LLC
Swartz Campbell LLC, a regional insurance defense law firm, seeks a full time Associate in our Mt. Laurel, New Jersey office. We are seeking a candidate with 2-4 years litigation experience in ...
Litigation Associate
Nov 26
Cole Schotz P.C.
Major law firm seeks an associate with 4 years experience in commercial and corporate litigation ... Large and experienced department of 50 full-time litigation attorneys with a sophisticated practice ...