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Paralegals perform legal-, regulatory- and business-related research for lawyers working at their organization. Most of the time, paralegals work for law offices, corporations’ legal departments or courts. These professionals also provide legal support services to attorneys. They assist lawyers in filing ...
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$30K
$45K
$66K
MEDIAN: $44,579
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Paralegal - Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman,&Dicker Llp , salaries: $47,179
Paralegal - Fragomen, Del Rey & Bernsen , salaries: $52,145
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A paralegal (also known as a legal assistant) works in a law office for one or more attorneys to assist them in the execution of their practice. Many times a paralegal will be called upon to type written notes or transcribe recordings of meetings or telephone calls. A paralegal must also be organized ...
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$29K
$43K
$64K
MEDIAN: $42,709
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Paralegal / Legal Assistant - U.S. Department of Justice , salaries: $40,000
Paralegal / Legal Assistant - Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman,&Dicker Llp , salaries: $38,800
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The paralegal or legal assistant aids lawyers in everyday office functions, such as doing paperwork and answering the phone. They are not qualified to be lawyers, but they must have some legal knowledge so that they can make sense of the information they are working with. Paralegals/legal assistants ...
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$65K
MEDIAN: $42,362
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A real estate paralegal reports to an attorney, prepares/reviews real estate documents, and ensures that communication always flows smoothly between lawyers and buyers, sellers, lenders and real estate agents. A real estate paralegal can work for various parties in the real estate field, be they buyers ...
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$34K
$49K
$71K
MEDIAN: $48,580
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Real Estate Paralegal - Buchanan Ingersoll PC , salaries: $57,500
Real Estate Paralegal - Sills Cummis & Gross P.C. , salaries: $67,500
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Many large companies have a legal department staffed by attorneys who help ensure that the organization’s business, selling, and hiring practices all adhere to laws. These departments also represent the company in the event of any legal actions. A corporate paralegal typically works in this legal department ...
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$42K
$61K
$82K
MEDIAN: $60,683
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Corporate Paralegal - Con-Way, Inc. , salaries: $74,000
Corporate Paralegal - Advanced Pain Management , salaries: $40,000
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An entry-level corporate attorney works to assist businesses and corporations in handling legal affairs (typically related to business operations). These attorneys typically work for law firms dedicated to this specialty, but they may also work directly for the company they represent. An entry-level ...
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$49K
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MEDIAN: $61,026
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