As we approach a New Year it is important to start considering what direction you want your career to go in. One career to consider for those who currently are or have worked as paralegals is that of a law office administrator. In order to be successful in this role it is important to understand the various aspects of working as a law office administrator. Consider these factors in order to determine if this should be the next step on your career path. There are five key areas that legal administrators focus on within a law office:
Learn how to become a law office administrator today by enrolling in our Six Sigma Law Office Management program. The benefit of enrolling in this program is that you will earn up to 12 transferrable college credits. During the course of this program participants will take business courses to apply towards a business degree. In addition to taking courses that can be applied to a business degree at a college or university our program also provides registrants with access to a virtual law office simulation that allows for the application of the concepts that are being taught throughout the course of the program. Those who successfully complete the program will earn the Master Black Belt certificate. This certificate is provided to demonstrate that those who complete the program have an understanding of Six Sigma methodologies and principles. Click here to learn more about Six Sigma.
Paralegal Rainmakers Plus Plan
Become a Paralegal Rainmaker member and join a growing community of paralegals across the globe. When you sign up you can access career resources including complimentary registration to The Paralegal MasterClass, which includes sessions from paralegals and other legal professionals across the globe, newsletters, an on-line social forum to discuss topics of interests specific to the nuances of working as a paralegal. Learn more
Enjoy these additional benefits when you join:
You can cancel your membership at any time and will not be charged for the next billing cycle.
*Law Office Simulations included in the Paralegal Crash Courses must be purchased separately.
Are you a Paralegal in California?
Every two years, commencing January 1, 2007, any person that is working as a paralegal shall be required to certify completion of four hours of mandatory continuing legal education in legal ethics and four hours of mandatory continuing legal education in either general law or in an area of specialized law. When you sign up for a membership plan you can earn up to 30 pre-approved CLE credits every year. Learn More
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Paralegal professionals as well as aspiring paralegals can learn about emerging trends within the paralegal profession in addition to staying abreast of technology usage in the legal industry by signing up for a Paralegal Connection subscription plan.
All subscription plans include access to the following benefits:
Legal Research Crash Course
$129.00 - $229.00
In legal organizations legal research is an integral part of the legal process. The purpose of this live on-line session is to transform legal research from being performed as a creative artistic expression into a scientific method that can be consistently applied and measured for maximum paralegal efficiency.
This session will cover the following topics:
This course offers a certificate when all tasks within the simulated law office are successfully completed.
Want to earn the Paralegal Blue Belt: Legal Research Certificate? In addition to access to the on-line course lessons registration includes access to an on-line experiential learning environment that provides access to course materials, on-demand sessions that are immediately available, and other student materials to help reinforce the concepts covered within this amazing course.
Discover how to improve your legal research and writing skills in the Legal Writing Crash Course. Learn more