The average salary for a Legal Assistant with Document Preparation skills at Public Defender Services is $44,000.
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Job Description for Legal Assistant
A legal assistant, also called a paralegal, works either with individual lawyers at a firm or with legal teams. He or she helps lawyers with their caseloads by performing research, searching through documents and evidence, facilitating interviews, preparing memos and providing any other assistance before and during trial proceedings. One of the key roles of a legal assistant is to help lawyers with preparing and prioritizing evidence. A legal assistant is typically tasked with looking through th…Read more
Popular Employer Salaries for Legal Assistant
The top respondents for the job title Legal Assistant are from the companies Berry Appleman & Leiden LLP, FosterQuan, LLP and Morgan & Morgan. Reported salaries are highest at Harness, Dickey & Pierce, P.L.C. where the average pay is $46,100. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Amazon.com Inc and Morgan & Morgan, earning around $45,316 and $45,000, respectively. Family Law Office pays the lowest at around $34,500. Attorney General's Office and FosterQuan, LLP also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $36,000 and $40,000, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant
Filing Court Documents
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