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Best Legal Assistant and Paralegal Jobs In America and Canada In the USA or America Major job search engines SimplyHired.com and Indeed.com gather all Internet-based job postings in USA, Canada, and several additional countries in an ongoing update process. Paralegal and Legal Assistant are often interchangeable job titles and perform similar duties. During the middle to end of August 2011, approximately 11,000 jobs were open for legal assistants and paralegals in America. By the end of 2013, at least 15,000 of these job openings were posted in a large increase. LOCATIONS Indeed.com lists job openings according to different parameters, one of which is location in the left sidebar on the site. The largest numbers of legal assisting jobs are available in the listings in the following cities: Washington DC New York City Chicago Fort Lauderdale, Florida Atlanta, Georgia Miami, Florida Seattle, Washington Tulsa, Oklahoma Los Angeles Tampa, Florida Out of the Top 10 American Cities for legal assisting jobs, three out of 10 are located in Florida.

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  • Best Legal Assistant and Paralegal Jobs In America andCanada

    In the USA or America

    Major job search engines SimplyHired.com and Indeed.com gather all Internet-based job postings inUSA, Canada, and several additional countries in an ongoing update process.

    Paralegal and Legal Assistant are often interchangeable job titles and perform similar duties.

    During the middle to end of August 2011, approximately 11,000 jobs were open for legal assistantsand paralegals in America. By the end of 2013, at least 15,000 of these job openings were posted ina large increase.

    LOCATIONS

    Indeed.com lists job openings according todifferent parameters, one of which islocation in the left sidebar on the site. Thelargest numbers of legal assisting jobs areavailable in the listings in the followingcities:

    Washington DC

    New York City

    Chicago

    Fort Lauderdale, Florida

    Atlanta, Georgia

    Miami, Florida

    Seattle, Washington

    Tulsa, Oklahoma

    Los Angeles

    Tampa, Florida

    Out of the Top 10 American Cities for legal assisting jobs, three out of 10 are located in Florida.

  • Paralegals and legal assistants are also in high demand in:

    Dallas, Texas

    San Francisco, California

    Houston, Texas,

    Boston, Massachusetts

    Many Legal Assisting Jobs Are in Florida

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    Hiring Outlook In America to 2018 and 2020

    The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that job openings for Legal Assistant and Paralegal willincrease much faster than most other jobs in the US. The following types of companies are predictedto hire the most new paralegals and legal assistants:

    Corporations

    Private Law Firms

    Title Insurance Companies

    Banks

    Community Legal Service Programs - sometimes called "legal clinics" during special events. Theseclinics are held at community centers, schools, universities, rec centers, county jobs offices,retirement centers, etc.

    Real Estate Companies

    Training programs are available across the nation for paralegal and legal assistant training. Degreesoffered range from the Associate's to the Master's. At the same time, some companies or law firmshire individuals for this type of work and train them in-house, on the job (OTC, on the job training).

  • Training and certification requirements also vary by US States and their different regulations. Linksbeiow feature major certification organizations.

    http://pattyinglishms.hubpages.com/hub/al-assist