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  • The Paralegal Career Path: What Can I Do With a Paralegal Degree?

    Paralegals are highly-trained assistants who provide support to lawyers. Paralegals play a crucial role in legal proceedings since they are often responsible for interviewing witnesses, filing court paperwork, and researching case law. As the demand for paralegals has grown, salaries…

  • Why Choose ABA Approved Paralegal Programs?

    Paralegal programs are extremely common; there’s no definite number, but the American Bar Association estimates that there are more than 1200, including certificates, associate’s, and bachelor’s programs. However, not all of those are ABA approved paralegal programs. According to the…

  • Is Getting a Paralegal Certificate Worth It?

    Those that have an interest in becoming a paralegal may wonder, “Is getting a paralegal certificate worth it?” It’s a valid question, particularly for those who don’t possess a degree, but want to move into a professional career. A paralegal…

  • 20 Reasons to Become a Paralegal

    To become a paralegal is to become many things. An interviewer, a gopher, a secretary, and a courtroom assistant. There are many aspects of the paralegal profession that may interest you, but here we’d like to present 20 great reasons…

  • 30 Organizational Tips, Tricks, and Tools for Paralegals

    Paralegals have a tough, often unforgiving job. On top of research, paperwork, clerical work, errands, and courtroom time, a paralegal’s job is fraught with schedule conflicts, appointment tracking, follow up research, and so much more. With all of this on…

  • Paralegal Capsule Wardrobe for Women

    Paralegal Capsule Wardrobe for Women Every workplace is different, so the dress code will be differ slightly from place to place. However, all paralegals have their day in court from time to time, so keeping a polished look is essential.…

  • Paralegal Capsule Wardrobe for Men

    Your job can be stressful at times and, as a paralegal, being organized is one of your key skills and requirements. This should apply to your morning routine as much as anything else to save your decision making skills for…

  • Creating an Online Resume for Paralegals

    Depending on your area, the paralegal world can be a competitive environment. Doing a job search, interviewing, and negotiating is tough when there are other candidates for the same job. You need to stand out, and a growing method of…

  • Paralegals: The Future of the Profession

    Paralegals: The Future of the Profession Most Paralegals and Legal Assistants have an associate’s degree or a certificate in paralegal studies Current State of Paralegals and Legal Assistants 279,500 – The amount of working Paralegals in 2014 2014 Paralegal Median…

  • 10 Interview Tips for Paralegals

    Maybe you’re just starting out, or maybe you’re trying to find the next rung in your paralegal career. Either way, we all need to put some thought into our interviews before we get there. Preparing yourself and making a good…

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