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Employers of Paralegal Studies majors in MD

Paralegals and legal assistants do a variety of tasks to support lawyers, including maintaining and organizing files, conducting legal research, and drafting documents. Paralegals and legal assistants are found in all types of organizations, but most work for law firms, corporate legal departments, and government agencies. They usually work full time, and overtime is sometimes needed to meet deadlines. Most paralegals and legal assistants have an associate’s degree or a certificate in paralegal studies. In some cases, employers may hire college graduates with a bachelor’s degree with no legal experience or specialized education and train them on the job. The median annual wage for paralegals and legal assistants was $46,990 in May 2012. Employment of paralegals and legal assistants is projected to grow 17 percent from 2012 to 2022, faster than the average for all occupations. This occupation attracts many applicants, and competition for jobs will be strong. Experienced, formally trained paralegals with strong computer and database management skills should have the best job prospects.

Paralegals and Legal Assistants
Assist lawyers by investigating facts, preparing legal documents, or researching legal precedent. Conduct research to support a legal proceeding, to formulate a defense, or to initiate legal action.

Legal Secretaries
Perform secretarial duties using legal terminology, procedures, and documents. Prepare legal papers and correspondence, such as summonses, complaints, motions, and subpoenas. May also assist with legal research.

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Company City State
Dla Piper LLP (us)
Dla Piper LLP (us)
Venable LLP
Attorney General's Office, Maryland
Civil Litigation Division
Attorney General's Office, Maryland
Health Policy Development
Court of Appeals, Maryland State
8th Judicial Circuit Crt
Miles & Stockbridge P.C.
Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz
Court of Appeals, Maryland State
Administration Office
Attorney General's Office, Maryland
Criminal Appeals Division
Administrative Office of The United States Courts
ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE OF THE UNITED STATES COURTS
Court of Appeals, Maryland State
Office Administrative Hearings
Peter G Angelos
Law Offices of Peter G Angelos
City of Baltimore
State's Attorney's Office
Gordon, Feinblatt, Rothman, Hoffberger & Hollander, LLC
Court of Appeals, Maryland State
Clerk of Circuit Court
Court of Appeals, Maryland State
District Court
County of Montgomery
States Attorneys Office
Court of Appeals, Maryland State
Prince Gorges Cnty Circuit Crt
County of Montgomery
Pre-Trial Services
Bww Law Group, LLC
Semmes, Bowen & Semmes, A Professional Corporation
Semmes Bowen & Semmes
Court of Appeals, Maryland State
Montgomery County Circuit Crt
County of Montgomery
County Attorney
County of Montgomery
Public Defender
County of Baltimore
State's Attorney Office
Capital Gazette Communications, Inc
Capital Gazette Communications
Court of Appeals, Maryland State
Lerch, Early & Brewer, Chartered
United States Attorneys, Executive Office For
District Maryland, Baltimore
Franklin & Prokopik, A Professional Corporation
Ballard Spahr LLP
Ballard Spahr Andrews Ingersol
Court of Appeals, Maryland State
District Court of Maryland 8
Court of Appeals, Maryland State
Baltimore County Circuit Court
Linowes and Blocher LLP
County of Montgomery
Montgomery County Circuit Crt
Shulman, Rogers, Gandal, Pordy & Ecker, P A
Peter G Angelos
Law Office of Peter G Angelos
County of Baltimore
Police Dept
Legal Advantage, LLC
Patent Intel
Parole Commission, United States
Food & Drug Administration
Office of The Chief Counsel
County of Anne Arundel
Clerk of Circut Courts
Hogan Lovells US LLP
Pessin Katz Law, P.A.
The Law Office of Sheela Murthy P C
Murthy Law Firm
Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz
Stein Sperling Bennett De Jong Driscoll PC
Stein Sperling
County of Baltimore
Law Library
Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker LLP
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