How to Become a Virtual Legal Assistant


What exactly is a Virtual Assistant or VA? Virtual assistants specialize in various industries such as marketing, real estate, accounting, law or financial services. Firms often hire virtual assistants to save money. What Do Virtual Assistants Do?

Where Can I Find a Virtual Paralegal to Match My Practice?


I keep reading and hearing about virtual paralegals and virtual assistants as affordable options, but I wonder: Where can I find virtual support which meets the needs of my law practice?”. For both groups, virtual paralegal or virtual assistant support is often the perfect solution provided you find the assistant who matches your needs. Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook are great sources for virtual paralegal referrals.


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Why Do Lawyer Coaches Suggest Outsourcing to a Virtual Legal Assistant?


3 Common Reasons Solo Attorneys Call a Virtual Legal Assistant. From time to time in my 6-year virtual paralegal practice, I have been privileged to receive referrals from lawyer coaches. After consulting with a number of lawyers who are prospective clients for Digital Paralegal Services, I find some common threads. So, exactly why did your coach or mentor suggest you consider outsourcing tasks to a virtual legal assistant or virtual paralegal?

5 Things Lawyers Need Paralegals to Do


Yet, I’ve also provided virtual paralegal services and worked in a traditional law office. Recently, I sat down (virtually!) with one of my clients, Megan Zavieh, to discuss what she looks for when she needs to hire a paralegal. Here are the five things she expects out of her paralegal. A proactive paralegal knows what an attorney needs and they don’t need to be asked or reminded to do it. Keep Up with Pending Proposals Related to Legal Ethics.

5 ways a virtual family law paralegal can take your practice to the next level


Are you at that point in your law firm where your growing steadily and need extra help, but don’t require the need for full time assistance? Or maybe you want to venture into a new area of law, and want assistance from someone who has handled that area to make an easier and seamless transition. A virtual paralegal can be a great asset to your firm. What is a virtual paralegal. The virtual paralegal is a rather new concept in the remote workforce.

Small Beginnings from Deep in the Heart of Texas


After a short period of time greeting clients, issuing paychecks, and managing the firm’s law library, I was given the opportunity to train as a legal secretary for the senior partner and his paralegal. Although I never expected to leave my home state of Texas, my paralegal career took a detour up Interstate 35 following my husband’s relocation to Oklahoma City. Through social media, I was introduced to the term virtual paralegal. Working with e-Paralegals

Four Reasons Why High EQ Is Good For Your Law Practice


Written By Dina Eisenberg of Outsource Easier Enjoy more freedom & income because you have a high-functioning, aligned legal staff!Running 25% are using YouTube to research their legal issues before they reach you.