How much does a Legal Researcher make in the United States? The average Legal Researcher salary in the United States is $56,431 as of October 27, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $50,016 and $63,846. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Legal Researcher

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Jon Katz, P.C. - Fairfax , VA
Be trained on and use Westlaw legal research software. * Have a car to drive to nearby courthouses when needed. What pay, benefits and rewards do our employees get? * We pay and train to retain. We ...
ZipRecruiter - 24 days ago
Correll Law Firm, PLC - Harrisonburg , VA
Conduct legal research and factual investigation * Prepare discovery documents, interrogatories, and responses * Draft and server summons * Coordinate and summarize depositions * Prepare trial ...
ZipRecruiter - 8 days ago
The Peninsula Center - Williamsburg , VA
Performs basic legal research. * Communicate with clients. * Maintain drafting statistics and suspense system. * Maintain estate planning client files. * Update and maintain estate planning templates ...
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Gpac - Fairfax , VA
Conduct legal research Qualifications * Experience as a legal secretary or assistant or paralegal * Bachelor's degree or Paralegal certificate If you'd like to learn more about the position, please ...
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Williams Mullen Clark Dobbins PC - Richmond , VA
Conducting basic legal research to support the attorneys with respect to changing case requirements and legal developments * Preparing forms according to information received from clients * Preparing ...
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Monarch Recruiters, LLC - McLean , VA
Excellent analytical, strategic, legal research, writing and advocacy skills * Ability to effectively handle numerous issues across multiple areas and to set priorities independently * Subject matter ...
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