Legal Assistant Jobs in District of Columbia

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Chenega Corporation - Washington, DC
Summary CHENEGA HEALTHCARE SERVICES, LLC Washington, DC The Law Clerk II shall provide legal support for the Division of Economic and Risk Analysis. DERA provides impartial quantitative and...
4 hours ago
PAE - Washington, DC
Performs complex legal research Prepares draft legal documents, such as motions, briefs, memoranda of law, etc. Reviews documents for relevance and privilege....
1 day ago
CACI International - Washington, DC
Excellent legal research and writing skills. Experience as editorial staff on law school journal/law review. What We Can Offer You: Weve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post....
1 day ago
NRI Staffing - Washington, DC
department on billing and related administrative matters Job Requirements BA/BS 3-5 years of experience as a legal assistant, working with executive level individuals working under high pressure Strong...
18 hours ago
Chenega Corporation - Washington, DC
Reviews briefs and conducts complex legal research and analysis for trial staff. Reviews evidence, takes witness statements, and assists in trial preparations and investigations....
1 day ago
CACI International - Washington, DC
Assists in preparing draft legal documents, such as motions, briefs, memoranda of law, etc. reviewing documents for relevance and privilege; and assisting attorneys with all phases of litigation....
1 day ago
The Public Defender Service For Dc - Washington, DC
Summer Law Clerks for Civil Legal Services Division Vacancy Announcement: Pay Series: Opening Date: Feb 22, 2021 Closing Date: Mar 9, 2021 Number of Vacancies: Position Type: Location: Apply To...
5 days ago
Nixon Peabody LLP - Washington, DC
3008 Position: Secretary Location: Washington DC Practice Area: Open Date: Monday, February 22, 2021 Job Function: Staff Job Description: We have an immediate opening for a Practice Assistant to...
5 days ago
Offices, Boards and Divisions - Washington, DC
To qualify for the Legal Assistant (Recent Graduate) GS-5, applicants must have one of the following: A....
5 days ago
PAE - Washington, DC
Perform complex legal research; preparing draft legal documents, such as motions, briefs, memoranda of law, etc.; reviewing documents for relevance and privilege; and assisting attorneys with all phases...
7 days ago
Department Of Justice - Washington, DC
Education There are no education requirements for the Supervisory Legal Assistant GS-09/10 position....
8 days ago
Seyfarth Shaw LLP - Washington, DC
At Seyfarth, we understand that great people are the key to our success, and we provide the opportunities to match. If you join us, you'll work with state-of-the-art technology in a friendly and...
11 days ago
Department of Veterans Affairs - Washington, DC
Learn more about this agency Responsibilities Legal Assistant, PD# 33007A, 33008A Exercises good judgment in safeguarding confidential information....
12 days ago
Environmental Integrity Project - Washington, DC
Law Clerk Environmental Integrity Project Washington, D.C., USA Feb 11, 2021 Flexible - Several Options Advocacy and Policy Air Quality Environmental & Energy Law Water Quality Job Description...
14 days ago
US Government Other Agencies and Independent Organizations - Washington, DC
Learn more about this agency Responsibilities Interns assigned to the Legal Division will assist attorneys in the following duties: Performing supervised legal research and writing; Preparing legal...
17 days ago

Demographic Data for District of Columbia

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Salary for Legal Assistant Jobs in District of Columbia

This is the average annual salary for Legal Assistant jobs in District of Columbia as reported by the BLS.

$31,383

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Legal Assistant positions.

Highest Education Level

Legal Assistants in District of Columbia offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree (29.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (14.3%)
  • Master's Degree (8.7%)
  • High School or GED (7.3%)
  • Vocational or Certification (6.6%)
  • 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 District of Columbia
  • 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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