Numbers of Legal Occupations in Charleston-North Charleston, SC

Occupation group

Legal Occupations

Year Number
2005 1,940
2006 2,060
2007 2,130
2008 2,090
2009 2,070
2010 1,980
2011 2,050
2012 2,030
2013 2,010
2014 2,060
2015 2,270
2016 2,820
2017 2,940
2018 3,030

Individual occupations

Lawyers

Year Number
2005 1,040
2006 1,160
2007 870
2008 830
2009 910
2010 1,020
2011 1,050
2012 1,000
2013 940
2014 950
2015 1,060
2016 1,530
2017 1,570
2018 1,540

Judicial Law Clerks

Year Number
2010 60
2011 40

Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates

Year Number
2005 90
2006 90
2007 70
2008 80
2009 80
2010 80
2011 80
2013 60
2014 90
2015 130
2016 110
2017 110
2018 120

Paralegals and Legal Assistants

Year Number
2005 59,090
2006 580
2007 101,040
2008 94,040
2009 85,050
2010 680
2011 760
2012 810
2013 840
2014 860
2015 900
2016 990
2017 1,060
2018 1,160

Court Reporters

Year Number
2011 30
2012 40
2013 60
2014 60

Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers

Year Number
2008 130
2009 100
2010 50
2013 30
2014 40
2015 50
2017 80
2018 70

Legal Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 100
2006 50
2007 30
2008 30
2009 50
2010 40
2011 60
2012 40
2013 50
2014 40
2015 40
2016 90