Paralegal Jobs in Des Plaines, IL

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Egalet Corporation - Lake Forest, IL (12 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Qualifications Education/Experience Bachelor's degree and preferred certificate of completion from a paralegal association approved by the ABA....
2 days ago
Katten - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Summary for the Intellectual Property Patent Paralegal The Intellectual Property Patent Paralegal is responsible for providing paralegal support and assistance to supervising attorneys and paralegals...
2 days ago
Mauser - Oak Brook, IL (17 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
As our Corporate Paralegal and reporting directly to the General Counsel, you will handle a variety of work including corporate governance, entity maintenance, contracts and litigation support, and...
2 days ago
Hawkins Parnell Thackston & Young LLP - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
This opportunity offers a broad experience to talented paralegals who wish to be challenged in their day-to-day responsibilities....
2 days ago
Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
certificate 5 to 7 years of law firm experience in a sophisticated commercial real estate practice....
1 day ago
Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Immigration Paralegal (Bilingual English/Spanish) Chicago, IL Full Time $17.00 - $24.00/Hour Job Details This is an excellent career opportunity for a legal assistant that is bilingual (English/Spanish...
3 days ago
Ingredion - Westchester, IL (13 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Qualified candidates will have: Bachelors Degree with 5 years of paralegal experience, or 10 years of paralegal experience. Paralegal certificate or other degree authorizing work as a paralegal....
3 days ago
McDonalds - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Paralegal certificate required. In addition, the applicant must demonstrate strong skills in the following areas: organizational, interpersonal, time management, analytical and communication....
3 days ago
Latham & Watkins LLP - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
certificate from an ABA-approved program A minimum of five (5) years of related law firm experience as a Finance Paralegal Successful candidates will not only be provided with an outstanding career...
3 days ago
Uber - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
/B.S. required Preferred Qualifications Minimum of 4+ years of paralegal experience Paralegal certificate preferred (or as required by local rules)Clear and concise written and verbal communication...
4 days ago
Uber - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
/B.S. required, paralegal certificate preferred Clear and concise written and verbal communication skills Self-motivation and the ability to work both on a team and independently Technical know-how...
4 days ago
Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Paralegal for a large, Michigan-based, corporate law firm....
4 days ago
Chicago Public Schools - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
A paralegal certificate is preferred....
4 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...
4 days ago
Oakton Community College - Des Plaines, IL
Job Description: PAR115 - Law of Family Relations Course covers the role of the paralegal in family law....
5 days 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%)