Lawyer Salary - Page 1590 - Salary.sg Forums
Salary.sg Forums  

Go Back   Salary.sg Forums > The Salary.sg Discussion Forums: > Income and Jobs

Income and Jobs Discuss jobs, career options and of course salaries




Lawyer Salary

Reply
 
Thread Tools
  #15891 (permalink)  
Old 07-02-2022, 12:58 PM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
MCs' UK offices are now paying 107,000 pounds per annum (approximately SGD 195,784 per annum) for UK NQs (equivalent to SG 2PQEs). So MC firms are paying SGD 16,135 per month to 2PQEs in SG? Bonkers if true.
Alr said thereís a Singapore MC rate of $14.5-15.5k for 2PQE Sg scale.
What so surprising? Itís been like that for gazillion years.
Only thing is - do you have your FCH and Oxbridge to get into it?
Otherwise, connections?

Reply With Quote
  #15892 (permalink)  
Old 07-02-2022, 01:51 PM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
Alr said thereís a Singapore MC rate of $14.5-15.5k for 2PQE Sg scale.
What so surprising? Itís been like that for gazillion years.
Only thing is - do you have your FCH and Oxbridge to get into it?
Otherwise, connections?
Yes 14-15k is the correct range for Magic Circle SG offices (2PQE sg)

Mid-atlantic scale for US white shoe firms Sg office starts from 17k to 21k (2 PQE sg)

Reply With Quote
  #15893 (permalink)  
Old 07-02-2022, 01:52 PM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
This is a really dumb question because nobody has the answer. The only people who have the lowdown on a partnership's equity draw are the partners themselves and you really think they will be posting here?

I can tell you for sure that it is way higher than 400k though. One B4 equity partner's salary has been publicly discussed in Singapore and it is far beyond 400k.
average Big4 Junior Partner is 16k - 18k for JP1.

Reply With Quote
  #15894 (permalink)  
Old 07-02-2022, 01:58 PM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
average Big4 Junior Partner is 16k - 18k for JP1.
Yeah there was a matrimonial case where a Big 4 JP was earning 15k per month. You can find it if you search for the archives in this thread.


Primary School English Grammar and Vocabulary Drills
Primary School English Grammar and Vocabulary Drills


SG Bus Timing App
SG Bus Timing App - the best bus app - available on iOS and Android


Bursa Stocks Android App - check share prices
Bursa Stocks [Android] App - check latest share prices on the go


SGX Stocks Android App - check share prices
SGX Stocks [Android] App - check latest share prices on the go


SGX Stocks for iPad - check latest Singapore share prices
SGX Stocks [iPad] app
| SGX Stocks [iPhone] app
Reply With Quote
  #15895 (permalink)  
Old 07-02-2022, 02:01 PM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
How is this even good advice by hinting that one gender is better than the other? Please donít open that can of wormsÖ
Male lawyers are more sexist than most, lol. Happily married to someone outside of law for that reason.
Reply With Quote
  #15896 (permalink)  
Old 07-02-2022, 02:10 PM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Cool

Quote:
Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
Yeah there was a matrimonial case where a Big 4 JP was earning 15k per month. You can find it if you search for the archives in this thread.
I doubt he was JP 1.

This means the band starts below 15K
Reply With Quote

  #15897 (permalink)  
Old 07-02-2022, 02:30 PM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
Yes 14-15k is the correct range for Magic Circle SG offices (2PQE sg)

Mid-atlantic scale for US white shoe firms Sg office starts from 17k to 21k (2 PQE sg)
That scale starts from 3 PQE onwards, at least based on a mid-2021 hire.
Reply With Quote
  #15898 (permalink)  
Old 07-02-2022, 03:29 PM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

With all this talk about money in the last few posts, we seem to forget that the law is about more than just money.

Someone also shared a few pages back that there was a recent ST feature which alluded to the structural barriers women face. Thatís an incredibly important conversation for the profession to have. Given the significance of diversity in the legal profession, and the value of the profession broadly reflecting the society it operates in, what do you guys or gals think are areas where legal profession lacks diversity or where there exists unfortunate structural barriers? And can be done to address these areas?

With all the vitriol in the last few pages, I felt that it would be nice to refocus the discussion on how we can develop a profession of values that focuses on issues facing the profession than to keep harping on dollars and cents.
Reply With Quote
  #15899 (permalink)  
Old 07-02-2022, 03:44 PM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
With all this talk about money in the last few posts, we seem to forget that the law is about more than just money.

Someone also shared a few pages back that there was a recent ST feature which alluded to the structural barriers women face. Thatís an incredibly important conversation for the profession to have. Given the significance of diversity in the legal profession, and the value of the profession broadly reflecting the society it operates in, what do you guys or gals think are areas where legal profession lacks diversity or where there exists unfortunate structural barriers? And can be done to address these areas?

With all the vitriol in the last few pages, I felt that it would be nice to refocus the discussion on how we can develop a profession of values that focuses on issues facing the profession than to keep harping on dollars and cents.
It's the Salary.sg forums lol. The whole point of this forum is to discuss dollars and cents.
Reply With Quote
  #15900 (permalink)  
Old 07-02-2022, 04:05 PM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

I don't think law in Singapore has a diversity problem. Honestly speaking. It's one of the few high powered professions where women do as well or even better than men.

The only boys' club I can think of is maybe the criminal bar. But you ask yourself how many ladies want to practice in the area of crim litigation (that's not on the prosecution side)?

The structural disadvantages inherent to being a mother and maternity leaves etc are replete in every single industry and not particular to the legal profession.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Tags
advocate, law, lawyer, legal, solicitor

« Previous Thread | Next Thread »
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
From Lawyer Insider: Life is Glamorous but Unsatisfying Salary.sg Income and Jobs 31 15-01-2018 12:40 PM

» 30 Recent Threads
Anyone jobless for a long time... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
3,516 Replies, 1,978,059 Views
How much are you earning per annum? ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
14,397 Replies, 6,678,897 Views
MINDEF DXO (All FAQ on it) ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
6,136 Replies, 4,975,033 Views
31 yo private uni grad. Is there... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
66 Replies, 4,907 Views
Roles in accenture singapore ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
8,213 Replies, 2,614,327 Views
Q: Big4 - Yearly salary increment ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
18,782 Replies, 5,623,782 Views
JP Morgan ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
216 Replies, 197,104 Views
INL Agency? Brand Communication...
8 Replies, 933 Views
ST Electronics ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
3,979 Replies, 1,722,584 Views
Compare civil service salary ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
16,549 Replies, 13,045,668 Views
How is life as a doctor in... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
7,646 Replies, 3,689,298 Views
Career as Teacher ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
11,843 Replies, 7,286,887 Views
LTA (Land Transport Authority) ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
937 Replies, 499,432 Views
Lawyer Salary ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
21,506 Replies, 10,940,635 Views
CSA (Cyber Security Agency) ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
952 Replies, 579,707 Views
Salary Calculation
8 Replies, 6,002 Views
Civil Svc/ Statboard - Typical... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
6,623 Replies, 4,039,774 Views
Salary increment
3 Replies, 276 Views
IMDA (under MCI) ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
1,442 Replies, 735,481 Views
Hospital (Private or Public)... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
1,019 Replies, 517,778 Views
ITE Polytechnic Scheme ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
367 Replies, 414,043 Views
MAS for Mid Career Professionals ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
2,361 Replies, 1,206,302 Views
DSO (under Mindef) ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
56 Replies, 72,893 Views
NCS (SingTel subsidiary) ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
1,597 Replies, 1,279,791 Views
Rohde & Schwarz in Singapore
9 Replies, 8,964 Views
Factual Local Bank Salaries - DBS... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
1,969 Replies, 1,585,910 Views
HTX (Home Team Science and... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
960 Replies, 480,754 Views
For those with 2-5 YOE, what is... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
1,210 Replies, 484,958 Views
GovTech ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
6,682 Replies, 2,682,218 Views
SLA (Singapore Land Authority) ( 1 2)
10 Replies, 11,485 Views
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2



All times are GMT +8. The time now is 04:59 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2024, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2