Paralegal Jobs in Illinois

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Caterpillar - Peoria, IL
Basic Requirements: Four (4) year university or college degree OR 5+ years of experience in the legal field Paralegal certificate required Strong organizational skills and attention to detail Top Candidate...
2 days ago
Beacon Hill Staffing Group, LLC - Chicago, IL
A top Chicago law firm is seeking an immigration paralegal to immediately assist with their increased workload!...
2 days ago
Tower Research - Chicago, IL
As the Vendor Contract Paralegal, you will have a unique opportunity to support the Head of Supplier Management on a wide variety of transactional matters, liaise with the division's dedicated Attorney...
2 days ago
Chicago, IL
Ideally seeking 3+ years of experience, with a bachelor's degree and paralegal certificate preferred....
2 days ago
Caterpillar - Deerfield, IL
Basic Requirements: Four (4) year university or college degree OR 5+ years of experience in the legal field Paralegal certificate required Strong organizational skills and attention to detail Top Candidate...
1 day ago
Barham & Maucere LLC - Chicago, IL
Barham & Maucere LLC is in search of a Foreclosure/Litigation Paralegal for its Nashville, TN or Chattanooga, TN office. Applicants from other areas will be required to relocate....
1 day ago
Huck Bouma, PC - Wheaton, IL
a Trust and Estate Paralegal....
1 day ago
Northern Trust - Chicago, IL
1 day ago
Chicago, IL
Real Estate Paralegal opportunity available with large, international law firm's Chicago office in the heart of the Loop....
1 day ago
Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP - Chicago, IL
Assists in deposition, mediation, arbitration, and trial preparation. Requirements: 3+ years’ paralegal experience in a law firm or other legal setting....
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Bryce Downey & Lenkov - Chicago, IL
Must possess a paralegal certificate from an ABA accredited school....
8 hours ago
Blitt & Gaines P.C. - Vernon Hills, IL
Certificate of completion from an ABA-approved paralegal certification program of education and training, or an associate degree in paralegal studies is a plus....
2 days ago
Global Immigration Associates, PC - Chicago, IL
certificate Excellent verbal and written communication skills; English grammar must be excellent Highly organized and detail oriented with ability to effectively multi-task Strong client service skills...
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2 days ago
Chicago, IL
Trial attendance is required along with the ability to mentor and train junior staff/paralegals. Billable hour requirement is 1500. Paralegal Certificate is preferred....
2 days ago
Chicago, IL
is seeking a Paralegal with 5+ years of trust and estates and tax experience for a new Private Wealth Paralegal opening!...
2 days ago

Demographic Data for Illinois

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Paralegal Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Certified Paralegal

Paralegals play a vital role in the legal profession. These qualified professionals take on a variety of tasks ranging from legal research to drafting legal documents in traditional law office...

Paralegal Suite

Careers in the legal field often require years of training, but paralegals can enter the job market quickly. This online course bundle will introduce you to the basics of the paralegal...

Paralegal Crash Course
Most people have heard of an attorney and understand what service they provide to the public, but others have either never heard about paralegals or do not understand the contribution that they...

Salary for Paralegal Jobs in Illinois

This is the average annual salary for Paralegal jobs in Illinois as reported by the BLS.


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Paralegal positions.

Highest Education Level

Paralegals in Illinois offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (38.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree (20.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.3%)
  • Master's Degree (10.9%)
  • Vocational or Certification (7.1%)
  • High School or GED (5.5%)
  • 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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