Legal Assistant Jobs in Des Plaines, IL

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Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Special Counsel has an exciting opportunity for a Real Estate Paralegal role with a client located in Chicago, IL. Interested candidates should have a variety of real estate transaction experience...
5 hours ago
Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Excellent research and writing skills. Law school student, recent law school graduate, or waiting to sit for the bar exam preferred....
5 hours ago
Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Please attach current resume with subject line "ENTRY LEVEL LEGAL ASSISTANT"....
4 days ago
Arlington Heights, IL (6 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
We are a growing personal injury law firm in Arlington Heights with a strong team culture, seeking a part-time receptionist/legal assistant to work M-F, 1pm to 5pm....
5 days ago
Blitt & Gaines P.C. - Vernon Hills, IL (13 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Job Title: Placement Team Member Job Summary: The Placement Department handles all new placements for the firm including both electronic and manual placements. As a member of the placement team...
5 days ago
Blitt & Gaines P.C. - Vernon Hills, IL (13 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Job Title: Client Services Representative (CSR) Job Summary: This position monitors and reviews all files, new and existing, to maintain a high standard of compliance according to the clients...
5 days ago
Blitt & Gaines P.C. - Naperville, IL (23 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Job Summary: This position monitors and reviews all files, new and existing, to maintain a high standard of compliance according to the clients guidelines and Blitt & Gaines, P.C company...
5 days ago
Children's Memorial Hospital - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Overview This position assists the Vice President & Deputy General Counsel and all other attorneys in the Legal Department by performing a variety of duties requiring high-level administrative...
5 days ago
Blitt & Gaines P.C. - Naperville, IL (23 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Responsibilities: Assist Court Date Legal Assistant with all duties and responsibilities required to set court dates for the assigned in-house counsel counties in Illinois....
5 days ago
Blitt & Gaines P.C. - Vernon Hills, IL (13 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Responsibilities: Assist Court Date Legal Assistant with all duties and responsibilities required to set court dates for the assigned in-house counsel counties in Illinois....
5 days ago
FSA - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Centre has a vacancy for a Paralegal/Legal Assistant III. In this role, you will be supporting the overall mission of the United States Attorney's Office (USAO)....
5 days ago
Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Moll Law Group, a National Injury Law Firm, is seeking to hire a bright, highly motivated and professional Legal Assistant/Assistant Office Manager....
5 days ago
AIT Worldwide Logistics Inc. - Itasca, IL (8 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Position Overview: The Legal Assistant will provide administrative support to attorneys in the Corporate Legal department, and to provide back-up support to Corporate Risk Management....
6 days ago
Northbrook, IL (5 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Real estate law firm in Northbrook looking to hire a full time paralegal or legal assistant. Experience in law firm setting preferred, experience in real estate law would be ideal....
6 days ago
Department of Labor - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Duties Help Duties Summary The Honors Program in the Office of the Solicitor (SOL) provides challenging professional opportunities for outstanding law school graduates. Honors Attorneys work with...
6 days ago

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Salary for Legal Assistant Jobs in Des Plaines, IL

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

$22,452

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Highest Education Level

Legal Assistants in Des Plaines, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (33.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (28.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (14.2%)
  • Master's Degree (8.8%)
  • High School or GED (7.1%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (6.5%)
  • 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 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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