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What is a Litigation Paralegal?

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A litigation paralegal assists the attorney with many case management duties, from the complaint through the trial and the appeal. Prepare for depositions, mediations, and arbitrations. Prepare for depositions, mediations, and arbitrations. Find out everything there is to know about becoming a litigation paralegal.

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Is it Worth it to Become a Litigation Paralegal?

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With a full four-year degree in Paralegal Studies, you’re likely to enter the job market with a strong foundation and potentially a competitive edge (especially if you plan to work at a larger firm). Option 4: The associate degree plus a paralegal certificate This is essentially the same as the associate degree in paralegal studies.

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Top 7 Tips for Litigation Paralegals in 2024

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Hopefully, they covered eFiling in your technology class in your paralegal certificate program. Deposition software applications Trial Technology All of these are very specific to the employer type and the practice area. Remember that your attorney, those fellow paralegals, they are not a training company.

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Paralegal Compliance Officer – An Interview with Melissa Andrews

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I want to let her tell you that story because I don’t want you to think that it was her undergraduate degree and all these other high-end certifications that got Melissa to where she is today. She started this new journey with this paralegal career. But I was still the paralegal. Prefer Audio Instead of Reading?

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Litigation Paralegal Q & A

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I am graduating soon from a local paralegal certificate program and want to be a litigation paralegal. Hopefully, this was covered in your technology class for your paralegal certificate program. Then there are deposition software applications , as well as trial technology.

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5 Paralegal Mistakes to Avoid

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For example, if you’re like the paralegal I didn’t hire because she didn’t do anything except one small part of the litigation cases, then seek out work in other areas. You’ve paid a lot of money and put in a lot of time to get that paralegal certificate. That’s no small feat. Maybe 1 million law firms.

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Paralegal Case Management Tips

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Most likely, you did not have a class on case management in your paralegal certificate program. Run deposition exhibit report to include as exhibits in the trial exhibit list. If there was, it was a chapter in one of your reading assignments and challenging to put into context until you actually put it to practice.