Legal Counsel Skills for your CV in the Legal Industry

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Legal Counsel Skills List in the Legal Industry

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Legal Counsel role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Legal Counsel job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 60% of Legal Counsel job descriptions contained legal as a required skill.

Skills

Popularity

legal
60%
contracts
40%
law
40%
public law
20%
public sector
20%
commercial
20%
agile
20%
corporate
20%
data protection
20%
employment
20%
hybrid
20%
contract management
20%
drafting
20%
legal advice
20%
negotiating
20%
investigations
20%
litigation
20%

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