Legal Professional n.e.c.

Job holders in this unit group perform a variety of other professional legal occupations not elsewhere classified in MINOR GROUP 241: Legal Professionals.


  • Represents public and private organisations in court as necessary.
  • Advises employers, local and national government and other organisations on aspects of law and legislative implications of decisions made.
  • Drafts and negotiates contracts on behalf of employers.
  • Provides legal advice to individuals within Citizens Advice, Law Centres and other such establishments.
  • Co-ordinates the activities of magistrates courts and advises magistrates on law and legal procedure.

Typical Education Level

Honours, Bachelor's degree

Will retirement created job openings

In the UK, 18% in this profession are aged 55 or above.* They will likely retire in the next 10 years, creating a demand for new workers

*This is based on national data


Average annual earnings

The current average wage for legal professional n.e.c. is £65,323

1,747 positions

Current Employment

The number of jobs in the career for the current year is 1,747. Job counts include both employed and self-employed persons, and do not distinguish between full- and part-time jobs.


Job Postings

Over the past year, jobs have been posted for legal professional n.e.c. roles.

How well does it pay?

Normal pay for this occupation is £65,323 per year. That is about £5,444 per month or £33.50 per hour. New workers generally start on £33,833, while highly experienced workers can earn as much as £128,824

Is it growing or declining?

This career has remained the same over the last 2 years, and is expected to remain the same over the next 4 years. Currently, 1,747 people are employed in the region.

Similar Occupations

Barrister or Judge Solicitor

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