Numbers of Legal Occupations in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX

Occupation group

Legal Occupations

Year Number
2005 22,360
2006 22,870
2007 23,430
2008 22,750
2009 21,890
2010 22,070
2011 20,840
2012 21,800
2013 22,710
2014 24,230
2015 25,390
2016 24,750
2017 25,010
2018 25,160

Individual occupations

Lawyers

Year Number
2005 11,470
2006 12,380
2007 11,770
2008 10,980
2009 10,880
2010 11,460
2011 11,130
2012 11,800
2013 12,440
2014 12,770
2015 13,450
2016 13,420
2017 13,920
2018 13,810

Judicial Law Clerks

Year Number
2010 390
2011 320
2015 160
2016 180
2017 140

Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers

Year Number
2005 120
2006 140
2007 130
2008 120
2009 130
2010 220
2011 220
2012 200
2013 200
2014 200
2015 210
2016 230
2017 240
2018 130

Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators

Year Number
2005 70
2006 80
2007 80
2008 180
2009 190
2011 110
2012 90
2013 70
2014 80
2015 90
2016 70
2017 90
2018 70

Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates

Year Number
2005 390
2006 440
2007 330
2008 350
2009 450
2010 360
2011 410
2012 380
2013 380
2014 370
2015 540
2016 580
2017 610

Paralegals and Legal Assistants

Year Number
2005 51,601,210
2006 5,220,570
2007 5,780,720
2008 5,650,580
2009 4,700,520
2010 5,040
2011 4,920
2012 6,100
2013 6,730
2014 7,130
2015 7,230
2016 6,100
2017 6,670
2018 7,280

Court Reporters

Year Number
2007 430
2008 440
2009 500
2012 350
2013 190
2014 210
2015 270
2016 300
2017 340

Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers

Year Number
2005 2,480
2006 2,830
2007 3,430
2008 3,770
2009 3,860
2010 3,060
2011 2,600
2012 1,970
2013 1,890
2014 2,540
2015 2,770
2016 3,230
2017 2,090
2018 2,070

Legal Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 1,270
2007 760
2008 660
2009 680
2012 890
2013 810
2014 860
2015 670
2016 650
2017 920
2018 900