Legal Assistant Jobs in New York

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Law Offices of Peter DeFilippis and Associates - Dobbs Ferry, NY
We are seeking a Legal Assistant Paralegal to become a part of our team! You will provide overall support to attorneys' business needs....
1 day ago
Earthjustice - New York, NY
Excellent research, analytical, writing, and high-level of computer literacy (word processing, spreadsheets, Adobe Acrobat, databases and, Internet research, etc.)....
1 day ago
Social Security Administration - Albany, NY
Once selected for this important position, you will contribute to the Agency's mission through direct and personal service to the public. The Office of Hearings Operations handles appeals that...
1 day ago
Office Legal Affairs - New York, NY
The Legal Assistant reports to a Senior Legal Officer. Responsibilities Within limits of delegated authority, the Legal Assistant will be responsible for the following duties....
5 hours ago
Cortlandt Manor, NY
We are a Boutique Elder Law Firm with offices throughout Westchester County, N.Y., seeking a full time experienced paralegal with at least three years intensive experience with Medicaid...
5 hours ago
New York City, NY
Prestigious Government Agency needs 8 Temporary Long Term Assignments for Paralegal or Legal Assistants. These are Immediate Hire Positions....
5 hours ago
Social Security Administration - Bronx, NY
Please follow all instructions carefully) Overview Accepting applications Open & closing dates Opening and closing dates --> 01/14/2021 to 01/18/2021 This job will close when we have received 50...
1 day ago
Ithaca, NY
The Ithaca Office of LawNY has immediate openings for full-time and/or half-time AmeriCorps members. Please indicate your interest in the Ithaca Office and your preference for a 12-month or...
5 hours ago
Amtrust Financial Services Incorporated - Melville, NY
, has an immediate need for an in-house legal assistant to work in our Melville office....
5 hours ago
Latham, NY
Law clerk needed; part time; 9-1PM Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, and possibly other days and times. Fax resume to ....
1 day ago
Earthjustice - New York City, NY
Excellent research, analytical, writing, and high-level of computer literacy (word processing, spreadsheets, Adobe Acrobat, databases and, Internet research, etc.)....
1 day ago
Brooklyn, NY
Part time Legal Assistant wanted for busy law office. Administrative and phone work. 3 days available for now. Prior office experience helpful....
5 hours ago
CARMAN - Farmingdale, NY
New York Defense Firm located Farmingdale is seeking a highly qualified candidate to join our legal team as a Legal Assistant. You will provide overall support to attorneys' business needs....
3 days ago
New York, NY
New York City office of well-known law firm is looking for a Real Estate Legal Assistant to be an integral part of a busy team....
3 days ago
Port Washington, NY
Legal Assistant (Port Washington) compensation: DOE employment type: full-time QR Code Link to This Post PAID LEGAL ASSISTANT POSITION Established plaintiffs medical malpractice and personal injury...
4 days ago

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Salary for Legal Assistant Jobs in New York

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Highest Education Level

Legal Assistants in New York offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.6%)
  • 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 New York
  • 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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