Here’s our list of the nation’s 100 highest-paid general counsel. We ranked them according to their total cash compensation–salary plus bonus/nonequity incentive compensation–in fiscal year 2009. (Click at the top of each column to re-sort the chart.)

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1Spun off Time Warner Cable Inc. in March 2009.
2Acquired Schering-Plough Corporation in November 2009.
3Changed name from Knight Inc. in July 2009.
4Changed name from Live Nation in January 2010.