The role of a Legal Associate heavily involves client management and managing cases from start to end.
A Legal Associate would research relevant laws, evidence etc, in order to advise clients, develop strategies for litigation, prepare the relevant documents and represent them at trial.
Most Legal Associates aspire to make partner at some stage of their career.
The starting salary for an Associate is around £37,000.
The average salary is £51,642.
An experienced Associate can expect to earn around £131,000.
*Data gathered from Simply Law Jobs records for the 12 months previous.