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Paralegal Children And Families

  • Legal Aid Chicago
  • Chicago, IL
  • 2 days ago

Responsibilities include : Conduct intake and comprehensive legal screening for potential new clients; Provide litigation support to attorneys including, but not limited to, drafting letters, pleadings...

Paralegal-Restaurant Development

  • McDonalds
  • Chicago, IL
  • 2 days ago

certificate or equivalent education preferred Work well individually and also as part of a team and demonstrate reliability, strong work-ethic, collaboration, and cooperation with team Think strategically...

Freedom Of Information Act (Foia) Paralegal

  • City of Peoria
  • Peoria, IL
  • 20 hours ago

To facilitate the accurate completion of Freedom of Information Act responses, supporting a transparent government and an informed citizenry. This is accomplished by coordinating with City...

Position Requirements Degree in paralegal studies or paralegal certificate. 2-5 years of real estate and general corporate transactional experience....

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Paralegal Housing Advocate Client Support Services

  • Legal Aid Chicago
  • Chicago, IL
  • 2 days ago

The Paralegal will work closely with the Housing Practice Group attorneys as legal needs arise and provide paralegal support....

Senior Paralegal

  • Pactiv Corporation
  • Lake Forest, IL
  • 20 hours ago

Responsibilities Essential Function: Assist the DGC on all aspects of litigation support, including e-discovery searches, document review, liaising with outside counsel, coordinating electronic data...

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Small Park Ridge firm headed by AV rated attorney offers great opportunity for a paralegal to work on estate planning, corporate records and annual reports, simple income tax returns, and other matters...

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  • Federal Public Defender, Southern Illinois
  • East Saint Louis, IL
  • 20 hours ago

Requirements: To qualify for the position, applicant should have a college degree and/or paralegal certificate and three years of paralegal or equivalent experience....


  • GPAC
  • Collinsville, IL
  • 3 hours ago

Preferred Qualifications 2 years of experience or more as a paralegal Preferred areas of experience within any of these areas: personal injury, workers compensation, medical malpratice, and insurance...


  • Abbott Laboratories
  • Abbott Park, IL
  • 2 days ago

Preferred: Bachelor's degree and paralegal certificate from an ABA program or paralegal certificate from an ABA program and equivalent work experience....


  • Chicago, IL
  • 2 days ago

PARALEGAL/LEGAL ASSISTANT The Paralegal/Legal Assistant performs a variety of legal assistance duties in an office providing legal assistance to attorneys or litigation teams....

Corporate Paralegal

  • Ventas Inc.
  • Chicago, IL
  • 2 days ago

Certificate or Bachelors Degree in Paralegal studies with 3+ years corporate paralegal experience preferred....

Corporate Paralegal

  • SmithBucklin
  • Chicago, IL
  • 15 hours ago

Smithbucklin, a 100 percent employee-owned association management company, is looking for a Corporate Paralegal....


  • GPAC
  • Saint Charles, IL
  • 3 hours ago

Preferred Qualifications 2 years of experience or more as a paralegal Preferred areas of experience within any of these areas: personal injury, workers compensation, medical malpratice, and insurance...

NTT Faculty (Paralegal Studies)

  • Southern Illinois University
  • Carbondale, IL
  • 2 hours ago

Have demonstrable experience working as or with paralegals (please explain in cover letter)....

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Salary for Paralegal Jobs in Illinois

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Paralegals in Illinois offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (39.0%)
  • Doctorate Degree (20.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.3%)
  • Master's Degree (11.1%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (7.0%)
  • High School or GED (5.3%)
  • Some College (1.0%)
  • Some High School (0.1%)

Average Work Experience

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