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Employers of Paralegal Studies majors in PA

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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The Bucks County of
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Morgan Lewis
The County of Bucks
The County of Bucks
Bucks County Courts
The Bucks County of
The Bucks County of
The Bucks County of
The Bucks County of
The Bucks County of
The Bucks County of
The County of Bucks
Resident Judge Cnty Courthouse
The County of Bucks
Bucks County Juvenile Court
Dechert LLP
Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC
Reed Smith LLP
Reed Smith Centre
Pepper Hamilton LLP
City of Philadelphia
Philadelphia Dst Attys Off
Ballard Spahr LLP
County of Northampton
Northampton Courthouse
County of Blair
Cozen O'Connor
Defender Association of Philadelphia
Attorney General, Pennsylvania
Equal Emplyment Opprtnity Unit
County of Lehigh
Lehigh Court of Common Pleas
Blank Rome LLP
Drinker, Biddle & Reath LLP
Duane Morris LLP
Duane Morris
Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC
County of Lehigh
Court of Common Pleas
Attorney General, Pennsylvania
City of Philadelphia
Law Deparment- Admin
Reed Smith LLP
Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote, P.C.
Reed Smith LLP
Jurisolutions, Inc.
Juristaff
Fox Management Inc.
White and Williams, LLP
White and Williams
Montgomery, McCracken, Walker & Rhoads, LLP
Montgomery McCracken
Eckert, Seamans, Cherin & Mellott, L.L.C.
Saul Ewing LLP
Stark & Stark, A Professional Corporation
Stark & Stark
Beckett & Lee LLP
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Engineering District 12-0
Marshall, Dennehey, Warner, Coleman & Goggin PC
Administrative Office of Pennsylvania Courts
Philadelphia Municipal Court
Post & Schell Realty Associates II, L.p
Wallace McNees & LLC Nurick
McNees Wallace & Nurick
Cohen & Grigsby, P.C.
County of Allegheny
District Attorneys Office
Recordtrak Inc.
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