October 23, 2017

International Adoptees and U.S. Citizenship What You Need to Know

Americans have been adopting children from other countries for many years. Through the usual process, once the child is adopted abroad, he or … [Read more...]

Immigration Law and Practice Challenges and Opportunities Under the New Administration

Fear, urgency, and longer wait times for work visas and citizenship requests— those are some of the new realities facing foreign nationals wishing to … [Read more...]

Paralegals in family courts ‘not the solution,’ Toronto judge says

Paralegals in family courts 'not the solution,' Toronto judge says - The judges at Toronto’s 311 Jarvis St. courthouse — all of whom are family court … [Read more...]

Alexandria Tech & Community College Paralegal Program Named 8th Best Online Program

Alexandria Tech & Community College Paralegal Program Named 8th Best Online Program -  March 2017 Alexandria, MN –Alexandria Technical and … [Read more...]

KWM 2.0 touts paralegal roles to trainees who had training contract offers cancelled

KWM 2.0 touts paralegal roles to trainees who had training contract offers cancelled - King & Wood Mallesons’ (KWM) new London office is … [Read more...]

Technology and the Future of the Paralegal Profession: Don’t be a Button Pusher!

There is no doubt that technology is changing the paralegal profession. Gone are the days when a paralegal sifts through dozens of books to find … [Read more...]

Paralegals and Animal Law

Just as laws change over time so have pet ownership trends. According to the American Pet Products Association’s (APPA) 2015-2016 annual National Pet … [Read more...]

Practical Tips for Building a Skill Set to Advance Your Career

Abraham Lincoln once said “Whatever you are, be a good one.” This very quote is displayed in my office as a daily reminder. A well-rounded paralegal … [Read more...]

Why Paralegals Should Volunteer for Pro Bono Programs

There are many reasons, both personal and professional, for paralegals to consider contributing their time and expertise through pro bono service. … [Read more...]

2016 Paralegal School Directory

2016 Paralegal School Directory... Tweet to share, Log in or register to continue reading. … [Read more...]

Paralegals and Healthcare – Nuts and Bolts – Part III

The previous two articles in this series provided an introduction to the new and rapidly expanding area of Health Care law and the many opportunities … [Read more...]

Becoming a Limited License Legal Technician

In 2004, I started my ABA approved paralegal degree program and had hopes of becoming an Arizona Certified Legal Document Preparerer (AZCLDP). … [Read more...]

Limited License Legal Technicians – Educational Issues

On June 15, 2012, when the Washington Supreme Court authorized the creation of a new category of legal representation, the Limited License … [Read more...]

Working as a Paralegal Instructor – Part 2

In Part One, we discussed how to qualify for and obtain a paralegal teaching position and reviewed the process of planning and preparing a paralegal … [Read more...]

Paralegal Today’s 23rd Annual Salary Survey

Paralegal Today’s 23rd Annual Salary Survey reveals only a modest increase of 2.5% across the board for paralegal incomes at $59,773 with the highest … [Read more...]