Numbers of Legal Occupations in Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY

Occupation group

Legal Occupations

Year Number
2005 5,130
2006 4,380
2007 4,100
2008 4,270
2009 4,350
2010 4,850
2011 4,800
2012 4,620
2013 4,440
2014 4,280
2015 4,150
2016 4,370
2017 4,590
2018 4,970

Individual occupations

Lawyers

Year Number
2005 2,320
2006 2,430
2007 2,260
2008 2,320
2009 2,440
2010 2,940
2011 2,980
2012 2,840
2013 2,780
2014 2,580
2015 2,580
2016 2,560
2017 2,690
2018 2,920

Judicial Law Clerks

Year Number
2010 120
2011 80

Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers

Year Number
2005 70
2006 80
2012 90
2013 90
2014 90
2015 90
2016 90
2017 90
2018 80

Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators

Year Number
2011 40
2012 40

Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates

Year Number
2005 180
2006 150
2007 150
2008 160
2009 180
2010 190
2011 200
2012 190
2013 170
2014 130
2015 190
2016 200
2017 200
2018 180

Paralegals and Legal Assistants

Year Number
2005 1,290,220
2006 1,210,120
2007 1,130,140
2008 1,270,120
2009 1,230,160
2010 1,240
2011 1,180
2012 1,200
2013 1,110
2014 1,220
2015 1,080
2016 1,070
2017 1,160
2018 1,330

Court Reporters

Year Number
2006 130
2007 100
2010 100
2011 80
2012 80
2013 50
2014 40
2015 50
2017 100

Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers

Year Number
2005 50
2006 50
2007 70
2008 80
2009 80
2010 40
2011 60
2018 170

Legal Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 840
2006 100
2012 90
2013 110
2014 110
2015 120
2016 140
2017 150
2018 160