Paralegal Jobs in Chicago, IL

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Roderick and Solange MacArthur Justice Center - Chicago, IL
When public health conditions permit, the paralegal would work in RSMJCs Washington, D.C. or Chicago Office.The paralegals work would focus on litigation regarding conditions of confinement claims brought...
2 days ago
LanzaTech - Skokie, IL (9 miles from Chicago, IL)
in a law firm or in-house legal department with at least 2 years experience in an in-house legal department a benefit Paralegal Certificate from an ABA accredited paralegal school is a plus but not...
2 days ago
Dla Piper - Chicago, IL
Minimum Requirements: Bachelor's degree and/or a paralegal certificate 2 years experience as a paralegal in a finance practice group in a law firm or professional services environment Strong skills...
4 hours ago
Chicago, IL
Corporate Transactional Paralegal Must have at least 5+ years corporate paralegal experience (required) Have you ever imagined yourself in a major law firm responsible for very sophisticated clients...
2 days ago
Schramm Law Group, LLC - Addison, IL (18 miles from Chicago, IL)
years (Preferred) *Personal injury law: 3 years (Required) *Workers' compensation law: 2 years (Required) Work Remotely: *No...
1 day ago
Russell Tobin - Chicago, IL
Certificate If interested and to learn more, apply today!...
Remote Work
1 day ago
Mayer Brown LLP - Chicago, IL
Mayer Brown LLP is a leading global law firm with offices in 26 key business centers across the Americas, Asia, Europe and the Middle East. We are a collegial, collaborative and diverse firm where...
2 days ago
Avanti Staffing, Inc. - Chicago, IL
Looking for a Real Estate Paralegal with transaction experience. At least 5 years of commercial and residential experience. They will have to be in the office; no remote working arrangements....
1 day ago
Consumer Law Group - Chicago, IL
If you have experience in a high volume setting, within plaintiff Personal Injury, this just might be the perfect opportunity for you. 2 years recent experience in a Personal Injury Law Firm Strong...
2 days ago
Credico - Chicago, IL
EDUCATION *Paralegal Certificate EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS Minimum 2-year experience working as a paralegal Proficient in Microsoft Office Excel (i.e. pivot table, V-Lookup experience) Ability to...
1 day ago
Rush Hospital - Chicago, IL
Position Qualifications Include: Bachelor's degree required Paralegal certificate is required. 3 years as a paralegal is required. Proficient in Excel, Microsoft Word and Power Point required....
1 day ago
McDermott Will & Emery - Chicago, IL
This Paralegal position provides transactional and statutory legal support to the attorneys in the Transactions practice group....
1 day ago
Morae - Chicago, IL
We are currently seeking an Experienced Trademarks Paralegal to support a current client. We are looking for someone with strong trademarks experience to support a long-term, global client....
1 day ago
Kirkland & Ellis, LLP - Chicago, IL
Certificates, Licensures, Registrations Paralegal certificate is preferred....
3 days ago
Mayer Brown - Chicago, IL
We represent Fortune 500/Global 200 companies and often work closely with lawyers in the firm's Regulatory, Litigation, White Collar/Investigations and Transactional practices....
3 days ago

Demographic Data for Chicago, IL

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Paralegal Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Becoming a Paralegal Professional: A Concise Overview
Paralegals (also called legal assistants or legal specialists) are an important part of the legal team at law offices and in legal departments of organizations. They work in a variety of settings...

Law Paralegal: e-File in California Courts Using OneLegal
e-Filing allows individuals to file court documents, arrange service of process, and more without leaving their desk. In this course, students will learn how to e-File in California Courts using...

Effective Legal Office Administration
The Legal Office Administration course teaches the candidates about effective administration and management of a legal firm or office. The students learn about preparing legal documents,...

Salary for Paralegal Jobs in Chicago, IL

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


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Paralegal positions.

Highest Education Level

Paralegals in Chicago, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (38.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (20.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.4%)
  • Master's Degree (10.9%)
  • Vocational or Certification (7.2%)
  • High School or GED (5.6%)
  • Some College (1.1%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Paralegals 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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