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Average Salary for Top Legal Officer in United States

The average salary of a(n) Top Legal Officer in United States is $262,025.

The average hourly rate of a(n) Top Legal Officer in United States is $125.97.

The average bonus of a(n) Top Legal Officer in United States is $83,691.00.

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Directs, oversees, and controls legal activities and functions to ensure the organization's legal posture is developed and maintained. Establishes legal services required by the organization and ensures that the organization is protected from any legal action. Provides officers and directors with advice and guidance in identifying the critical problems to which the application of legal principals yields the greatest opportunities for minimizing risks and maximizing profits. Works with all departments on developing and modifying policies and procedures to conform to legal requirements. Reviews and controls department budget to support systematically planned programs of legal actions or defenses and to assure optimum deployment of resource within approved budget. Keeps fully informed on all legislation affecting the organization's operations and of all new developments in corporate legal matters, and keeps all levels of management informed of applicable new laws and of the progress and results of court cases. Develops a professionally competent staff of attorneys and legal and paralegal generalists and specialists. Serves as liaison with carefully selected outside legal firms and monitors and evaluates their activities. Less

Directs, oversees, and controls legal activities and functions to ensure the organization's legal posture is developed and maintained. Establishes legal services required by the organization and ensures that the organization is protected from any legal action. Provides officers and directors... More

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