The average salary for an Experienced Legal Assistant with Client Interaction skills in Phoenix, Arizona is $50,690.
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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
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Popular Skills for Legal Assistant
Filing Court Documents
Litigation Case Management
Skills in Filing Court Documents, Litigation Case Management and Document Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Drafting Correspondence and Document Preparation.
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Employees with Legal Assistant in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 23.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (18.4% more) and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (18.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (2.7% less).
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