Legal Assistant Jobs in Illinois

Search Legal Assistant Jobs

1-15 of 65 Jobs
GROWMARK, Inc. - Bloomington, IL
GROWMARK is a regional cooperative with annual sales of $8.5billion providing agronomy, energy, facility planning, and logistics products and services, as well as grain marketing and risk...
2 days ago
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
Chicago, IL
Growing injury law firm has immediate availability for an experienced Workers Compensation Legal Assistant/Paralegal....
1 day ago
Lake County - Waukegan, IL
Legal Assistant Location: Vernon Hills, Illinois Salary: $19.65/hour Job Summary: Responsible for maintaining complex legal records; preparing court call; filing and retrieving case files; utilizing...
1 day ago
United Parcel Service (UPS) - Brussels, IL
Legal Administrator at UPS** Brussels, Belgium Are you an enthusiastic legal administrator with experience in a fast-paced working environment? And would you like to gain experience at an...
1 day 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....
1 day ago
Special Counsel - Chicago, IL
Special Counsel is currently recruiting a Temp-to-Hire Patent Prosecution Legal Assistant for a Chicago law firm....
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
Lake County IL - Waukegan, IL
Legal Assistant Location: Vernon Hills, Illinois Salary: $19.65/hour Job Summary: Responsible for maintaining complex legal records; preparing court call; filing and retrieving case files; utilizing...
11 hours 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....
13 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....
2 days ago
Thenewstribune Com - Carbondale, IL
Legal Assistant Position at law office in Carbondale includes filing and billing responsibilities....
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
Mitigation Investment Holdings - Columbia, IL
MITIGATION INVESTMENT HOLDINGS LLC PARALEGAL/LEGAL ASSISTANT Mitigation Investment Holdings (MIH) is seeking a staff Paralegal/Legal Secretary to join our growing company in the exciting industry of...
5 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

Demographic Data for Illinois

Moving to Illinois? Find some basic demographic data about Illinois below.


12,830,581
318,719

Legal Assistant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Legal Tech & Startups
LegalTech is the reaction to the disruption that technology is having across all sectors of the economy. Considering that the legal sector is one of the most resistant to change, due to its...

Comparing Legal Techniques

The comparative research of the characteristics of legal techniques of different societies is necessary to understand the respective part of the development of law.
The course is focused...


Becoming a Student Assistant: Teaching and Mentoring

Student assistants are valuable staff members at the University of Groningen. Currently, over 700 students take up teaching duties, support role functions, governing positions, and many other...


Title Synonyms

Users interested in this job title also searched for the following job title

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

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Legal Assistant positions

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Legal Assistant positions.

Highest Education Level

Legal Assistants in Illinois 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 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%)

Other Titles

Here are some other career titles that require similar skills

Legal Assistant Related Career Advice Articles

The Case of Paralegal vs. Legal Assistant

Paralegals and legal assistants provide valuable law office support, but what's the difference between the two roles? Read on to learn about each position's duties and responsibilities.


5 Legal Jobs That Don’t Require a Law Degree

Looking for a legal job that doesn't require a law degree? Here are five career titles to consider (no law school required!)


5 Legal Industry Trends You Need to Understand to Get Hired

Whether you’re an established legal professional or new to the legal industry, staying up to date with legal trends is essential. Learn more.