Litigation Manager Salary in the United States

How much does a Litigation Manager make in the United States? The average Litigation Manager salary in the United States is $100,144 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $85,643 and $104,145. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Litigation Manager provides guidance and advice to a staff of paralegals or legal assistants involved in prosecuting or defending lawsuits. Requires a thorough knowledge of the organization's products/services. Being a Litigation Manager requires a bachelor's/master's degree. Typically reports to the top legal executive/general counsel. The Litigation Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. To be a Litigation Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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    Litigation Manager

    5 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Top Litigation Executive


    JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent

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