Legal Assistant Jobs in Chicago, IL

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Chicago, IL
We are offering a unique opportunity to join the staff of a highly regarded workers compensation and personal injury law firm in the Chicago Loop. We have represented injured workers and other...
1 day ago
Beacon Hill Staffing Group, LLC - Chicago, IL
Small but busy Chicago firm seeks a litigation legal assistant / paralegal with 2+ years of litigation experience....
6 hours ago
Special Counsel - Chicago, IL
Special Counsel is currently recruiting a Temp-to-Hire Patent Prosecution Legal Assistant for a Chicago law firm....
3 days ago
Chicago, IL (2 miles from Chicago, IL)
Growing injury law firm has immediate availability for an experienced Workers Compensation Legal Assistant/Paralegal....
2 days ago
Chicago, IL
Full Time seasonal position (through November) available for legal assistant at downtown Chicago law office. NOT a remote work opportunity....
2 days ago
Clark Hill - Chicago, IL
Perform other duties or tasks as assigned or requested (as needed) by the office manager, attorneys, or legal assistants. Experience/Education High school diploma or GED equivalent required....
2 days ago
Chicago, IL
Legal Assistant Full-time Legal Assistant opportunity, located in Chicago (remote for now), will be responsible for assisting with reviewing and preparing legal documents....
23 hours ago
Taylor Miller LLC - Chicago, IL
We are a law firm located in the loop specializing in insurance defense and personal injury litigation. We are in need of a law clerk. Hours flexible based on school schedule....
3 days ago
Chicago, IL
Please attach your resume and cover letter as separate PDF attachments and make your email subject line Full-Time Virtual Legal Assistant. If you are in law school, let us know what year....
4 days ago
Ark Solutions Incorporated - Chicago, IL
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....
5 days ago
Liberty Mutual - Chicago, IL
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5 days ago
Tinley Park, IL (24 miles from Chicago, IL)
Busy (and fun, energetic, positive, good vibe) suburban real estate law firm looking for a part time (possibly full time) legal assistant for real estate transaction processing....
6 days ago
ettain group - Chicago, IL
Job Title: Legal Assistant Location: Chicago, IL....
7 days ago
Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Chicago - Chicago, IL
Essential Functions of the position are detailed below, and include any physical requirements below that. 1. Provides direct client services for the Legal Assistance Department by providing...
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7 days ago Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Chicago
Chicago, IL
Small Chicago loop law firm seeking to hire a full time paralegal/legal assistant to handle numerous tasks related to case management, clients relations, contract drafting and general issues related...
9 days ago

Demographic Data for Chicago, IL

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Salary for Legal Assistant Jobs in Chicago, IL

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Legal Assistants in Chicago, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.8%)
  • Doctorate Degree (29.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (14.2%)
  • Master's Degree (8.7%)
  • High School or GED (7.2%)
  • 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 Chicago, IL
  • 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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