Numbers of Legal Occupations in Birmingham-Hoover, AL

Occupation group

Legal Occupations

Year Number
2005 5,160
2006 4,490
2007 4,270
2008 4,260
2009 3,950
2010 3,920
2011 3,960
2012 3,950
2013 3,640
2014 3,380
2015 3,950
2016 4,070
2017 4,310
2018 4,160

Individual occupations

Lawyers

Year Number
2005 2,510
2006 2,440
2007 2,440
2008 2,440
2009 2,150
2010 2,160
2011 2,130
2012 2,210
2013 2,060
2014 2,010
2015 2,280
2016 2,240
2017 2,360
2018 2,220

Judicial Law Clerks

Year Number
2010 140

Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers

Year Number
2005 30
2010 30

Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators

Year Number
2007 40
2008 30
2009 60
2010 50
2011 40

Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates

Year Number
2005 130
2006 160
2007 150
2008 160
2009 170
2010 200
2011 160
2012 220
2013 160
2014 210
2015 150
2016 120
2017 130
2018 140

Paralegals and Legal Assistants

Year Number
2005 760,120
2006 138,040
2007 116,050
2008 1,110
2009 1,100,180
2010 1,110
2011 1,220
2012 1,190
2013 1,190
2014 910
2015 1,250
2016 1,410
2017 1,580
2018 1,540

Court Reporters

Year Number
2008 50
2009 60
2013 50
2014 70
2015 80
2016 80
2017 70

Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers

Year Number
2006 300
2007 260
2008 240
2009 120
2010 70
2011 170
2012 110
2013 80
2014 80
2015 80
2018 80

Legal Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 1,190
2006 90
2010 70
2011 70
2012 70
2013 60
2015 80
2016 90
2017 80
2018 70