Legal Assistant Jobs in Illinois

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City of Chicago - Chicago, IL
working very closely with the general public on a daily basis This program offers exposure to municipal, labor/employment, business, liquor and consumer law May also be asked to research case law, write briefs...
18 hours ago
Cunningham Meyer & Vedrine, P.C. - Bloomington, IL
The Senior Litigation legal assistant will assist 2-3 litigators in all aspects of discovery and trial preparation in various jurisdictions. Organize and maintain case files....
1 day ago
HARRIS IMMIGRATION LAW, LLC - Chicago, IL
Legal Assistant / Paralegal / Case Manager Harris Immigration Law, LLC seeks a Legal Assistant / Paralegal / Case Manager to join its busy and growing business immigration law practice located in the...
1 day ago
Mack & Associates - Chicago, IL
The salary range for the Legal Assistant is $40k-$45k....
1 day ago
Aperion Care - Lincolnwood, IL
Aperion Care - Clinical Legal AssistantSUMMARY: The Clinical Legal Assistant will abstract medical records, organize and prepare summaries for internal and external use....
1 day ago
The Larko Group - Chicago, IL
Assistant or an Executive Assistant supporting corporate Counsel Bachelor's degree Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite....
1 day ago
Flynn Guymon & Garavalia - Belleville, IL
We are looking to hire an experienced Legal Secretary/Paralegal to help us replace a soon-to-be retiring staff member. Responsibilities Include: Transcribe and proofread legal documents Accurately...
1 day ago
Integreon - Elk Grove Village, IL
entry Correspond and clarify requests from customer Setup the request in our document management system for others on the team, or yourself, to work on Return completed and reviewed work to customer...
Remote Work
3 days ago
Cardinal Intellectual Property - Evanston, 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...
4 days ago
Cardinal Intellectual Property - Evanston, 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...
4 days ago
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
Blitt & Gaines P.C. - Vernon Hills, IL
Job Title: Production Assistant Job Summary: The Production Team performs various legal duties in support of the Attorneys and Legal Department Functions. The position requires knowledge of...
5 days ago
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...
6 days ago
Executive Office for U.S. Attorneys and the Office of the U.S. Attorneys - Rock Island, IL
format; verifying citations and statutory references contained in legal documents; assisting with discovery, hearing or trial preparation by performing duties such as compiling trial notebooks, assembling...
6 days ago
Thomas J McCracken, Jr. & Associates, P.C. - Chicago, IL
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7 days ago

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Salary for Legal Assistant Jobs in Illinois

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

$22,300

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Legal Assistants in Illinois 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 Illinois
  • 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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