Legal Assistant Jobs in Palo Alto, CA

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The Nieves Law Firm, APC - Oakland, CA (23 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Full time Position! Work where you personally know the managing attorney and have daily interaction with the clients we serve. There is room for advancement for the right candidate so we are...
22 hours ago
Gilead Sciences, Inc. - Foster City, CA (10 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Legal Assistant, IP Alliance & Due Diligence United States - California - Foster City Gilead Sciences, Inc. is a research-based bio-pharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes...
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4 days ago
Oakland, CA (23 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Our seven-attorney firm seeks a full-time litigation legal assistant with a minimum of 3 years' civil litigation experience....
5 days ago
Oakland, CA (23 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Small family law firm is seeking a part-time legal assistant to work 20-30 hours per week in downtown Oakland office....
7 days ago
Mountain View, CA (5 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Desired Nice to have Skills (not required): Ideally a Bachelor's Degree/Paralegal Certificate or equivalent work experience. 2 years of experience in working data entry in a position that would require...
8 days ago
Oakland, CA (23 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
We are currently seeking a legal assistant to work in our Oakland office, which is a block away from the Lake Merritt BART station....
8 days ago
Kaufman Dolowich Voluck - Oakland, CA (23 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Overview Kaufman Dolowich & Voluck LLP, a growing national law firm, is seeking candidates for a Legal Assistant/Paralegal position for based out of the San Francisco, CA office....
9 days ago
Oakland, CA (23 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
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10 days ago
Insperity - Oakland, CA (23 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
The position will consist of 40% front desk work and 60% legal assistant work....
10 days ago
San Jose, CA (15 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Trusts and Estates Litigation Legal Assistant in a deadline-driven, team-oriented environment....
11 days ago
Stanford University - Stanford, CA (1 mile from Palo Alto, CA)
In addition to supporting clinics' litigation, the Legal Assistant will also provide overall administrative support to four attorneys and numerous law students who represent the clinics' clients....
11 days ago
Catholic Charities - San Mateo, CA (12 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Immigration Legal Assistant (San Mateo, CA) ORGANIZATION SUMMARY Catholic Charities is one of the largest, oldest, and most comprehensive nonprofit human services organizations in Northern California...
12 days ago
Pleasanton, CA (21 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
The ideal candidate must be fluent in both English and Spanish. We need someone with excellent attention to detail, the ability to communicate and carry out multiple tasks such as calendaring and...
15 days ago
South San Francisco, CA (21 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
South San Francisco Law Firm has an immediate need for a F/T business immigration Legal Assistant....
16 days ago
Los Altos, CA (5 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Apply for this great position as a legal assistant today!...
16 days ago

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Salary for Legal Assistant Jobs in Palo Alto, CA

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Highest Education Level

Legal Assistants in Palo Alto, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (33.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (28.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (14.2%)
  • Master's Degree (8.8%)
  • High School or GED (7.1%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (6.5%)
  • Some College (1.3%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Legal Assistants in Palo Alto, CA
  • Less than 1 year (40.5%)
  • 1-2 years (20.3%)
  • None (18.0%)
  • 2-4 years (9.6%)
  • 4-6 years (7.9%)
  • 6-8 years (2.4%)
  • 8-10 years (1.1%)

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