Numbers of Legal Occupations in Charleston, WV

Occupation group

Legal Occupations

Year Number
2005 1,830
2006 1,940
2007 1,860
2008 2,110
2009 2,130
2010 2,280
2011 2,370
2012 2,190
2013 1,990
2014 2,020
2015 1,790
2016 1,800
2017 1,900
2018 1,680

Individual occupations

Lawyers

Year Number
2005 890
2006 980
2007 980
2008 1,050
2009 960
2010 920
2011 920
2012 980
2013 890
2014 920
2015 880
2016 880
2017 960
2018 920

Judicial Law Clerks

Year Number
2016 40
2017 30
2018 40

Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators

Year Number
2005 70
2009 30
2011 40

Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates

Year Number
2005 90
2006 100
2008 120
2009 110
2010 370
2011 420
2012 370
2013 110
2014 170
2015 60
2016 40
2017 40
2018 30

Paralegals and Legal Assistants

Year Number
2005 62,050
2006 660
2007 680
2008 710
2009 860
2010 720
2011 720
2012 550
2013 730
2014 670
2015 570
2016 620
2017 550
2018 520

Court Reporters

Year Number
2009 40
2010 80
2011 130
2012 110
2014 40
2015 30

Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers

Year Number
2005 50
2008 80
2013 60
2015 80

Legal Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 30
2006 60
2007 50
2008 60
2009 60
2010 100
2013 60
2014 70
2015 50
2016 80
2018 50