Legal Assistant Jobs in Chicago, IL

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PAE - Chicago, IL
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...
2 days ago
Executive Office for U.S. Attorneys and the Office of the U.S. Attorneys - Hammond, IN (19 miles from Chicago, IL)
The Northern District of Indiana is currently soliciting applications for the Summer 2021 Semester. This and other vacancy announcements can be found under and. The Department of Justice cannot...
1 day ago
Chicago, IL
Excellent research, analytical, writing, and high-level of computer literacy (word processing, spreadsheets, Adobe Acrobat, databases and, Internet research, etc.)....
1 day ago
Cardinal Intellectual Property - Evanston, IL (10 miles from Chicago, IL)
Cardinal Intellectual Property, Inc. is seeking an administrative professional (Search Docket Administrator) for its IP Search Services operation team. This position entails the management of...
18 hours ago
Executive Office for U.S. Attorneys and the Office of the U.S. Attorneys - Hammond, IN (19 miles from Chicago, IL)
Learn more about this agency Responsibilities Perform research projects and assist in trial preparation. It is likely that interns will work on an appellate briefs....
1 day ago
Cardinal Intellectual Property - Evanston, IL (10 miles from Chicago, IL)
***Remote opportunity! USA BASED*** Billing Clerk/ Patent Annuity Assistant Cardinal Intellectual Property is actively seeking Billing Clerk/ Patent Annuity Assistant to join our team remotely. As...
18 hours ago
Mack & Associates, Ltd - Chicago, IL
An elite law firm in the Loop is seeking a highly detailed and self-motivated Law Clerk to add to their team. The Law Clerk will be responsible for liaising with medical professionals and...
3 days ago
Earthjustice - Chicago, IL
Excellent research, analytical, writing, and high-level of computer literacy (word processing, spreadsheets, Adobe Acrobat, databases and, Internet research, etc.)....
5 days ago
Chicago, IL
IP Docket Administrator Beacon Hill Staffing Group, LLC Chicago, IL Full-Time Salary to commensurate with experience Create Job Alert. Get similar jobs sent to your email Save Job Details Company...
5 days ago
The LaSalle Group - Chicago, IL
The ability to handle multiple projects and multi-task are important qualities for the Legal Assistant to have....
5 days ago
Marshall, Gerstein & Borun LLP - Chicago, IL
The Litigation Assistant is an integral part of the Litigation Support Team, providing support for e-Discovery and Litigation Docketing. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication...
5 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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Brady, Connolly & Masuda, P.C. - Chicago, IL
Brady, Connolly & Masuda, P.C., a multi-office law firm based in Chicago, specializing in insurance defense, is seeking an experienced Legal Office Administrator. Areas of responsibility include...
9 days ago
Hennessy & Roach, P.C. - Chicago, IL
. * Assist attorney with filing of Circuit Court and Appellate briefs and motions. Ensure documents are properly delivered to the appropriate venue. * Maintain daily calendar and computer files....
10 days ago
K&L Gates - Chicago, IL
entry, bills and reimbursements Experience with EFS / PAIR....
10 days ago

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Salary for Legal Assistant Jobs in Chicago, IL

This is the average annual salary for Legal Assistant jobs in Chicago, IL as reported by the BLS.

$22,452

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Legal Assistant positions.

Highest Education Level

Legal Assistants in Chicago, IL 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 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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