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Corporate Attorney Salary
in Sycamore, Illinois

$154,744 (USD)

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Last updated: June 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Corporate Attorney is $154,744 a year and $74 an hour in Sycamore, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Corporate Attorney is between $106,734 and $193,003. 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 Sycamore, Illinois.

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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 Sycamore, Illinois, 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 %



About Sycamore, Illinois

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Description: Sycamore is a city in DeKalb County, Illinois, United States. It has a commercial district based and centered on Illinois Route 64. The population was 17,519 at the 2010 census, up from 12,020 in 2000. Sycamore is the county seat of DeKalb County and was named after the sycamore tree....

Corporate Attorney Job Listings for Sycamore, Illinois

Experienced Corporate Attorney - Thriving Chicago Boutique Law Firm
Apr 25
Chicago, IL, USA
McCormack Schreiber Legal Search Inc.
Candidates for this position must be strong corporate attorneys with 10-15+ years of experience leading a range of M&A and private client matters, and the desire to work closely with clients.
Temp Contract Attorney (CLS #1359)
Jun 5
Chicago, IL, USA
Chicago Legal Search, Ltd.
TEMP CONTRACT ATTORNEY - The corporate headquarters of our college client (located in the Western suburbs, steps from the Metra) is seeking a Temporary Attorney to assist with corporate document e ...
Commercial Litigation Attorney
Jun 19
Chicago, IL, USA
Global law firm seeks a Commercial Litigation savvy Associate Attorney (JD class of 2014 or 2015 or ... include corporate officers, directors, and shareholders in litigation involving matters such as ...
German Fluent Attorneys Sought for 4.5 Mos, Lodging Stipend
Jun 5
Chicago, IL, USA
Bridgeline Solutions
Int'l Corp seeks many German fluent attorneys for a project starting Tue, 6/11 and expected to last 4.5 months through 10/31/19 If coming from out of town, we at Cadence Counsel offer our EXCLUSIVE ...
Junior Immigration Attorney
Apr 9
Chicago, IL, USA
Hudson- a Full Service Global Corporate Immigration Law Firm
We are searching for an immigration attorney to be trained in employment-based immigration, including the I-140 stage, Immigrant Petition for Alien Worker. You will be responsible for managing a high ...
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