Numbers of Legal Occupations in Baton Rouge, LA

Occupation group

Legal Occupations

Year Number
2005 2,430
2006 2,600
2007 2,330
2008 2,780
2009 2,650
2010 2,530
2011 2,310
2012 2,480
2013 2,710
2014 2,770
2015 2,460
2016 2,650
2017 2,700
2018 3,020

Individual occupations

Lawyers

Year Number
2005 1,100
2006 1,270
2007 1,300
2008 1,500
2009 1,390
2010 1,410
2011 1,340
2012 1,470
2013 1,440
2014 1,450
2015 1,250
2016 1,420
2017 1,410
2018 1,660

Judicial Law Clerks

Year Number
2010 160
2011 120
2017 40
2018 60

Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers

Year Number
2005 40
2008 40
2009 40
2011 40
2012 30
2013 40
2014 50
2015 50
2016 50

Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates

Year Number
2008 70
2009 80
2010 80
2011 80
2012 70
2013 80
2014 80
2015 80

Paralegals and Legal Assistants

Year Number
2005 740,230
2006 610,210
2007 470,210
2008 540,180
2009 450,250
2010 420
2011 430
2012 700
2013 840
2014 830
2015 730
2016 860
2017 930
2018 950

Court Reporters

Year Number
2005 110
2006 150
2007 90
2008 80
2009 140
2010 160
2011 120
2012 50
2013 70
2014 80
2015 70
2016 50
2017 60
2018 50

Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers

Year Number
2005 40
2007 60
2008 110
2010 120
2014 190
2017 130
2018 140

Legal Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2006 120
2007 130
2008 120
2009 110
2010 80
2011 80
2013 30
2014 50
2015 50
2016 60
2017 80
2018 110