Numbers of Legal Occupations in Columbus, OH

Occupation group

Legal Occupations

Year Number
2005 7,400
2006 7,500
2007 7,610
2008 7,920
2009 7,410
2010 7,030
2011 6,120
2012 6,690
2013 6,820
2014 6,950
2015 6,790
2016 6,770
2017 7,140
2018 8,240

Individual occupations

Lawyers

Year Number
2005 3,420
2006 3,490
2007 3,110
2008 3,190
2009 2,930
2010 3,480
2011 3,550
2012 3,820
2013 3,630
2014 3,810
2015 3,570
2016 3,690
2017 3,690
2018 4,680

Judicial Law Clerks

Year Number
2010 280
2011 140
2012 70
2013 60
2014 60
2015 60
2016 60
2017 60
2018 40

Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers

Year Number
2005 850
2012 110
2013 110
2014 110
2015 110
2016 100
2017 110
2018 130

Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators

Year Number
2005 30
2007 40
2008 50
2009 50
2010 30
2011 30
2016 30
2017 30

Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates

Year Number
2007 150
2008 160
2009 410
2010 170
2011 160
2012 300
2013 290
2014 300
2015 310
2016 320
2017 410
2018 430

Paralegals and Legal Assistants

Year Number
2005 1,030,210
2006 1,190,180
2007 1,350,190
2008 1,480,360
2009 1,400,350
2010 1,290
2011 1,300
2012 1,350
2013 1,650
2014 1,780
2015 1,770
2016 1,770
2017 1,790
2018 2,110

Court Reporters

Year Number
2007 180
2008 220
2009 140
2010 160
2011 60
2012 110
2013 140
2014 150
2015 120
2016 110
2017 80
2018 70

Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers

Year Number
2005 450
2006 520
2007 800
2008 750
2009 810
2010 670
2011 550
2012 650
2013 660
2014 480
2015 460
2016 330
2018 620

Legal Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 1,240
2014 260
2015 360
2016 360
2017 330
2018 150