Paralegal Jobs in Des Plaines, IL

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K&L Gates - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
We are seeking an Patent Prosecution Paralegal to join the Chicago office....
1 day ago
Swanson, Martin & Bell, LLP - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Family law litigation is a plus. Must be experienced in federal and state court filings and electronic filing....
1 day ago
Beacon Hill Staffing Group, LLC - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Skills required and Job Duties include the following: At minimum 3-7 years of Litigation experience and a 4 year degree OR Paralegal Certificate is preferred!...
1 day ago
Walgreens - Deerfield, IL (8 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Preferred Qualifications Undergraduate degree and a Paralegal certificate from an ABA-certified paralegal program. Experience using legal research tools; such as LexisNexis or Westlaw....
1 day ago
Executive Office for U.S. Attorneys and the Office of the U.S. Attorneys - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Specialized Experience is defined as experience performing a variety of analytical paralegal or legal work which demonstrates a practical knowledge of law, the litigation and judicial process, and applicable...
23 hours ago
Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Requirements: Associates degree or paralegal certificate required. 3-5 years of paralegal experience or other related area Experience reviewing non-disclosure agreements and transactional documents...
2 days ago
Northrop Grumman - Rolling Meadows, IL (7 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
. + Will also consider a Bachelors degree in a law-related discipline or a paralegal certificate....
1 day ago
Forde & O'meara Llp - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
LOCATION CHICAGO, IL POSTED 1 Day Ago Promoted by Forde & O'Meara LLP Description We are a boutique law firm focusing on commercial litigation and real estate transactions....
2 days ago
GPAC - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Job Description: Qualifications: Extensive and very recent paralegal experience in a law firm The ability to work in a high-paced environment with exceptional attention to detail Good job tenure and...
1 day ago
Moraine Valley Community College - Palos Hills, IL (24 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Adjunct Spring 2022 - Research and Writing for the Paralegal I & II Position Type: Faculty Department: Science, Business, & Computer Technology Work Location: Southwest Education Center Duties: Support...
23 hours ago
AbbVie - North Chicago, IL (19 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Qualifications Bachelors Degree and / or relevant legal education (Paralegal certificate)....
23 hours ago
Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Friendly, fast paced insurance defense law firm is seeking a full time litigation paralegal. Three years experience necessary in a litigation setting. Proficient in Word/Outlook a must....
3 days ago
Beacon Hill Staffing Group, LLC - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Beacon Hill Legal is working with a boutique lifestyle law firm who is looking for a Corporate Paralegal. This position is located in Chicago with remote flexibility....
2 days ago
Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Ordering medical records and bills Assisting with written discovery Assisting with trial preparation Ensure and maintain case reviews as outline in the manual....
1 day ago
Walgreens - Deerfield, IL (8 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Undergraduate degree and a Paralegal certificate from an ABA-certified paralegal program. Experience using legal research tools; such as LexisNexis or Westlaw....
1 day ago

Demographic Data for Des Plaines, IL

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Salary for Paralegal Jobs in Des Plaines, IL

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

$23,604

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Highest Education Level

Paralegals in Des Plaines, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (38.8%)
  • Doctorate Degree (20.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.3%)
  • Master's Degree (11.0%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (7.1%)
  • High School or GED (5.5%)
  • Some College (1.1%)
  • Some High School (0.1%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Paralegals in Des Plaines, 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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