September 23, 2018

Industry News

How lawyers are integrating paraprofessionals into practice

How lawyers are integrating paraprofessionals into practice In the months since my first article on Washington limited license legal … [Read more...]

Miami attorney publicly reprimanded for allegedly failing to adequately supervise paralegal

Miami attorney publicly reprimanded for allegedly failing to adequately supervise paralegal Miami attorney Luis Fernandez, practicing in Florida … [Read more...]

Former Law Firm Paralegal Claims Nonstop Sexual Harassment by Firm Owner

Former Law Firm Paralegal Claims Nonstop Sexual Harassment by Firm Owner A former personal injury paralegal at a small Waterbury-based firm has … [Read more...]

Outsourcing Support Services: How About a Freelance Paralegal?

By Melissa Acosta. New Jersey Law Journal, 03/2018. A better work/life balance for the attorney is the greatest advantage to working with a freelance … [Read more...]

BLJ: Nurse paralegals read between the lines

BLJ: Nurse paralegals read between the lines Mary Versterling has been a nurse for eight years, starting at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer … [Read more...]

FBI paralegal admits embezzling government funds

FBI paralegal admits embezzling government funds   A paralegal specialist for the FBI in San Diego pleaded guilty Wednesday to embezzling … [Read more...]

KrolLDiscovery rebrands itself to become KLDiscovery

McLean, Va. – January 2, 2018 – KrolLDiscovery today announced that it will become KLDiscovery, further distinguishing itself in the ediscovery and … [Read more...]

Misawa Airman named outstanding NCO paralegal of the year

Misawa Airman named outstanding NCO paralegal of the year -  MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan -- The U.S. Air Force Judge Advocate General named Staff … [Read more...]

Colorado Paralegal Re-Elected Director, Region II for The National Federation of Paralegal Associations, Inc. (NFPA)

Colorado Paralegal Re-Elected Director, Region II for The National Federation of Paralegal Associations, Inc. (NFPA) -  Indianapolis, IN, … [Read more...]

Elizabeth Garnett, Paralegal at Rawls Law Group, Receives 2017 Unsung Legal Heroes Award

Elizabeth Garnett, Paralegal at Rawls Law Group, Receives 2017 Unsung Legal Heroes Award -  Richmond, VA, December 10, 2017 — Rawls Law Group, … [Read more...]

TCC paralegal program gets nod from American Bar Association

TCC paralegal program gets nod from American Bar Association -  The staggering investment of time and money that goes into law school is enough … [Read more...]

PAP Honors Local Paralegal as Part of Pro Bono Celebration

PAP Honors Local Paralegal as Part of Pro Bono Celebration -  The American Bar Association (ABA) 9TH Annual National Celebration of … [Read more...]

Paralegal sector splits as representative bodies unable to agree over purpose of Professional Paralegal Register

Paralegal sector splits as representative bodies unable to agree over purpose of Professional Paralegal Register -  Paralegals frustrated at the … [Read more...]

Legal Aid rep speaks to Surry CC Paralegal students

Legal Aid rep speaks to Surry CC Paralegal students -   Hannah Nicholes, a staff attorney at Legal Aid of North Carolina, … [Read more...]

Social Media Background Screenings: Potential Benefits and Easily Avoided Risks

When social media first entered the mainstream in the early 2000s, about 400 million people in the world had access to the internet. To put that into … [Read more...]