Legal Services Director Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Legal Services Director make in District of Columbia? The average Legal Services Director salary in District of Columbia is $198,465 as of December 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $171,109 and $227,881. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

25% $171,109 10% $146,203 90% $254,663 75% $227,881 $198,465 50%(Median)
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Legal Services Director oversees the activities of the organization's legal department. Provides legal advice, interpretation, and guidance to senior management and officers regarding contracts, state/federal regulatory requirements, intellectual property or trademark protection, and other business matters. Being a Legal Services Director reviews all information and prepares defense for any legal actions against the organization or advises on prosecuting lawsuits on behalf of the organization. Coordinates and reviews the work of internal or external legal staff. Additionally, Legal Services Director manages staff of attorneys. Requires a Juris Doctor degree from an accredited law school. Requires admittance to a state bar. Typically reports to top management. The Legal Services Director typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. To be a Legal Services Director typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $197,465 Date Updated December 26, 2019
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $197,465 Date Updated December 26, 2019
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $197,465 Date Updated December 26, 2019
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $197,465 Date Updated December 26, 2019
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