Numbers of Legal Occupations in Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC

Occupation group

Legal Occupations

Year Number
2005 4,550
2006 4,920
2007 5,580
2008 5,790
2009 5,480
2010 5,340
2011 5,740
2012 6,200
2013 6,660
2014 7,250
2015 7,690
2016 7,710
2017 7,600
2018 8,590

Individual occupations

Lawyers

Year Number
2005 2,770
2006 2,750
2007 2,950
2008 3,200
2009 3,090
2010 3,020
2011 3,150
2012 3,640
2013 3,980
2014 4,300
2015 4,060
2016 4,030
2017 3,960
2018 4,330

Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators

Year Number
2015 30

Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates

Year Number
2005 120
2006 130
2008 130
2009 140
2011 140
2012 140
2013 140
2014 150
2015 210
2016 60
2017 60
2018 60

Paralegals and Legal Assistants

Year Number
2005 138,050
2006 158,030
2007 196,050
2008 199,040
2009 207,040
2010 1,990
2011 2,280
2012 2,140
2013 2,190
2014 2,240
2015 2,660
2016 2,960
2017 3,090
2018 3,570

Court Reporters

Year Number
2010 30
2011 30
2013 70
2014 120
2015 140
2018 40

Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers

Year Number
2005 90
2012 40
2013 100
2014 230
2015 390
2016 380
2017 250
2018 320

Legal Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 90
2006 60
2007 70
2008 70
2009 80
2011 80
2012 170
2013 140
2014 160
2015 180
2016 180
2017 150