Numbers of Legal Occupations in Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO

Occupation group

Legal Occupations

Year Number
2005 12,170
2006 12,510
2007 12,890
2008 13,630
2009 13,390
2010 13,620
2011 14,600
2012 14,810
2013 15,350
2014 15,650
2015 15,660
2016 14,800
2017 14,500
2018 15,920

Individual occupations

Lawyers

Year Number
2005 6,950
2006 7,330
2007 7,420
2008 7,670
2009 7,910
2010 7,550
2011 8,350
2012 8,450
2013 9,070
2014 9,020
2015 8,750
2016 8,530
2017 8,480
2018 9,650

Judicial Law Clerks

Year Number
2010 180
2011 140
2012 130
2013 140
2014 160
2015 150
2016 140

Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers

Year Number
2005 150
2006 130
2012 170
2013 170
2014 170
2015 170
2016 170
2017 170
2018 170

Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators

Year Number
2005 50
2010 60
2017 30
2018 50

Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates

Year Number
2005 110
2007 230
2008 240
2009 260
2010 250
2012 240
2013 250
2014 270
2015 260
2016 290
2017 280
2018 270

Paralegals and Legal Assistants

Year Number
2005 2,640,350
2006 3,110,320
2007 3,490,200
2008 3,610,180
2009 3,170,220
2010 3,730
2011 4,080
2012 4,110
2013 3,790
2014 3,750
2015 4,320
2016 4,110
2017 3,740
2018 3,590

Court Reporters

Year Number
2006 270
2007 330
2008 300
2010 310
2011 400
2012 150
2013 140
2014 190
2015 180
2016 280
2017 280
2018 270

Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers

Year Number
2005 320
2006 610
2007 580
2008 980
2009 770
2010 920
2011 680
2012 920
2013 1,070
2014 1,210
2015 950
2016 470
2017 530
2018 780

Legal Support Workers, All Other

Year Number
2005 1,020
2008 460
2009 510
2011 530
2012 580
2013 640
2014 790
2015 860
2016 780