Are Paralegals Meant to Survive This Decade?

TheEstrinReport

Is there a bright future for Paralegals? The Bureau of Labor Statistics is out with their 2020 Occupational Outlook for Paralegals and Legal Assistants. Bottom line – it’s not a bad time to be in, or to be getting into, a paralegal or legal assistant position*.

50 Tips for New Paralegals

PARALEGALBOOTCAMP

We asked paralegals across the country “What one tip would you give to a new paralegal that you wished someone told you early in your paralegal career?” ” Here are their answers that we want to share with new paralegals. 50 Tips for New Paralegals.

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5 Non-Legal Podcasts For Paralegals

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A New Spin on Your Typical List of Paralegal Podcasts. There are already enough lists out there for the top podcasts for paralegals. That’s because there are not very many active podcasts for paralegals out there to choose from. Announcement: Podcasts for Paralegals.

15 Alternative Paralegal Career Options

PARALEGALBOOTCAMP

The skills that you’ve acquired throughout your paralegal career have opened the door to unlimited employment opportunities if you are looking for a paralegal career path that does not have the title “paralegal” that utilize your paralegal skills and experience.

Wills, Trusts, and Estates: The Essentials of Wealth Management

Speaker: Vi Pham, Attorney at Law

Wealth management is a guaranteed practice: as paralegals, it's essential that you know the complexities of wealth management in order to ensure that your client's rights are protected to their fullest extent. Join Vi Pham, Attorney and educator, in this exclusive webinar that will leave you feeling brushed up and ready. This seminar meets the requirements of the NALA Certifying Board for continuing legal education credit required to maintain the CP (Certified Paralegal) credential.

Paralegal Resume Review

PARALEGALBOOTCAMP

Free Paralegal Resume Review Program. The Paralegal Boot Camp is excited to launch our weekly Paralegal Resume Review program at no charge to unemployed paralegals looking for some feedback on their resume. What is the cost of this paralegal resume review program?

Paralegal Communication Skills

PARALEGALBOOTCAMP

7 C’s of Paralegal Communication Skills. Communication skills are important if you want to have a successful paralegal career. Let’s look at 7 C’s to help advance your paralegal communication skills. Final Tips on Paralegal Communication Skills.

Paralegal Webinar Replay

PARALEGALBOOTCAMP

Watch the free paralegal webinar replay from the Paralegal Boot Camp to get the top 7 habits that you can develop to fast-track your paralegal career, enjoy your work more, and feel like you are an indispensable member of the team. There are good paralegals.

Do Paralegals Work Long Hours?

PARALEGALBOOTCAMP

Do paralegals work long hours? Do Paralegals Work Long Hours? Use this chart below to compare how many hours it might take you to complete your work and you’ll see that productivity can make a HUGE difference in whether or not paralegals work long hours. Paralegal Tips

Are Paralegals Meant to Survive This Decade?

TheEstrinReport

Is there a bright future for Paralegals? The Bureau of Labor Statistics is out with their 2020 Occupational Outlook for Paralegals and Legal Assistants. Bottom line – it’s not a bad time to be in, or to be getting into, a paralegal or legal assistant position*.

Paralegal Project Management Tip

PARALEGALBOOTCAMP

For this Fast-Track Friday tip, let’s look at one principle of project management that you can easily apply to any of your paralegal projects. As paralegals, you’re already working as project managers, even if it’s not in an official capacity. Example for a Litigation Paralegal.

Advance Your Litigation Paralegal Career

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How to Use Investigative Analysis Skills to Advance Your Litigation Paralegal Career. One way to advance your litigation paralegal career and take on other roles is to add new skills. When properly trained, a litigation paralegal can quickly learn the investigative analysis process.

3 Microsoft Excel Tips for Paralegals

PARALEGALBOOTCAMP

Microsoft Excel has so many features that can make a paralegal’s job easier. Fast-Track Friday Tips for the Indispensable Paralegal. The post 3 Microsoft Excel Tips for Paralegals appeared first on Paralegal Bootcamp. Paralegal Tips

Paralegal Billable Hours – The Important Numbers

PARALEGALBOOTCAMP

If you are a paralegal working in a law firm with an annual billable hour requirement, there are a few numbers that you should be tracking every month. Because it’s important to your paralegal career. That’s 7,500 hours less than the law firm budgeted for their paralegals.

9 TED Talks For Paralegals to Watch

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9 TED Talks For Paralegals. We’ve rounded up nine Ted Talks for Paralegals that you should be watching (not all at once!). You might think this would be about AI taking over paralegal jobs. If you like this TED Talk, check our our 15 Alternative Paralegal Career Paths.

Paralegal Spotlight: Laurie Hayden

NCBA

By the Communications Committee Paralegal Spotlight is the Division’s monthly publication designed to share Division members’ stories with colleagues, inspire present and future paralegal professionals, and strengthen awareness of the profession and association. Paralegal Division

10 Things Attorneys Look For in a Paralegal

PARALEGALBOOTCAMP

Things Attorneys Look For In a Paralegal. Do you want to know what things attorneys look for in a paralegal? As a paralegal, this skill includes focusing on the minute details while also looking at the big picture. View this video post on paralegal attention to detail.

Proactive Litigation Paralegal Tip

PARALEGALBOOTCAMP

A proactive litigation paralegal is a valuable addition to any litigation team. Being proactive is a critical skill needed to succeed as a paralegal. How can you be a proactive litigation paralegal? The post Proactive Litigation Paralegal Tip appeared first on Paralegal Bootcamp.

Paralegal Spotlight: Courtney Emmons

NCBA

By the Communications Committee Paralegal Spotlight is the Division’s monthly publication designed to share Division members’ stories with colleagues, inspire present and future paralegal professionals, and strengthen awareness of the profession and association. Paralegal Division

Ediscovery Tool for Paralegals

PARALEGALBOOTCAMP

MEET & CONFER CHECKLIST FOR LITIGATION PARALEGALS. As a litigation paralegal, part of your case management duties may include getting the attorney ready for the Rule 26 Conference (the “Meet and Confer”). Learn more about the E-discovery Paralegal Boot Camp.

5 tips to increase your income as a paralegal

OneLegal

Use these tips for paralegals on how to increase your income by becoming more marketable to law firms. The post 5 tips to increase your income as a paralegal appeared first on One Legal. Career development paralegal career development paralegal salary paralegal skills paralegal tips

Paralegal Spotlight: Bonnie Thayer Dubier

NCBA

By the Communications Committee Paralegal Spotlight is the Division’s monthly publication designed to share Division members’ stories with colleagues, inspire present and future paralegal professionals, and strengthen awareness of the profession and association. Paralegal Division

Trusts & Estate Planning Paralegal Position

TheEstrinReport

Our client, a global law firm, is seeking an experienced Trusts & Estate Planning Paralegal for its Los Angeles. The ideal candidate has at least 5 years experience in a law firm; BA and paralegal certificate. Are you seeking a new position?

PARALEGALS: #DontDiscussBusinessInPublicLikeThis

TheParalegalSociety

We promised to bring you, our fabulous readers, more paralegal ethics posts in the name of our fun, new, empowering … Continue reading → Aspiring Paralegal Confidentiality & Privilege Experienced Paralegal General New Paralegal Uncategorized article attorney best blog business confidentiality ethics law lawyer legal pamela starr post privilege social forum tips top

Paralegal Tips!

Paralegal Coffee Talk

Paralegal Tips: 1. Slowly build a reference library (click links below for ideas): Introduction to Paralegalism. Workers Compensation Practice for Paralegals. Criminal Law Procedure for Paralegals. Begin by utilizing Google for much of your Paralegal Career research.

Should a Paralegal Working Remotely Advise Employer of Disability?

Paralegal Coffee Talk

The post Should a Paralegal Working Remotely Advise Employer of Disability? Achievers Paralegal Career disability employment paralegal remoteClick here to read article. appeared first on.

Paralegal Spotlight: Katsiaryna Fox

NCBA

By the Communications Committee Paralegal Spotlight is the division’s monthly publication designed to share division members’ stories with colleagues, inspire present and future paralegal professionals, and strengthen awareness of the profession and association. Paralegal Division

what services do probate paralegals perform?

LDA PRO

When it comes to filing probate, paralegal experts can offer you flawless judicial support. Here are some obligatory duties that a probate paralegal has to perform. A paralegal needs to gather reliable information regarding the case he is handling.

WFH Paralegal – How to Set Up Your Home Workspace

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WFH Paralegal – When you don’t have a “designated” space at home to work in. What is a WFH Paralegal? A WFH Paralegal is a work-from-home paralegal. Make sure your WFH paralegal workspace is neat and tidy. Paralegal Tips

Google Calendar Tutorial for the Paralegal

Paralegal Coffee Talk

Google Calendar Tutorial for the Paralegal. The post Google Calendar Tutorial for the Paralegal appeared first on. Achievers Paralegal Career calendar Google paralegal tutorial

Nominate an Outstanding Paralegal for the Distinguished Paralegal Award!

NCBA

Do you know an amazing multitasking paralegal ninja who is civic-minded, shines through adversity, and always lifts others up? Paralegal Division

The Paralegals STAND for Heather Heyer & Social Justice

TheParalegalSociety

Hello, Paralegal Nation! I’m hoping you’ll all choose to stand … Continue reading → General article attorneys award best blog donate heather heyer jamie collins justice champion paralegals post social justice stand the paralegal society topI’m happy to greet you where I meet you today.

Paralegal Venting

Ramblings of a Connecticut Paralegal

Sometimes we all need to vent and get some things off our chest, therefore, I hereby welcome you all to the first (hopefully of a weekly series) of Paralegal Venting!

2021 Distinguished Paralegal Award Winner: Alicia Mitchell-Mercer

NCBA

Alicia Mitchell-Mercer has been selected to receive the 2021 Distinguished Paralegal Award. Paralegal DivisionThe award will be presented at the 2021 NCBA Annual Meeting, which will take place virtually on Thursday and Friday, June 17-18.

Paralegal Spotlight: Teri Rodriguez

NCBA

By the Communications Committee Paralegal Spotlight is the Division’s monthly publication designed to share Division members’ stories with colleagues, inspire present and future paralegal professionals, and strengthen awareness of the profession and association. Paralegal Division

Who Gives a Damn About Paralegal Ethics?

TheParalegalSociety

Continue reading → Aspiring Paralegal Ethics Experienced Paralegal General New Paralegal Uncategorized attorney blog ethics guidelines jamie collins law legal office paralegal post rogue paralegals rules the paralegal society unauthorized practice of law unethical UPL uprising

Tales of Smokeless Esquires & Crazy Paralegals

TheParalegalSociety

By: Jamie Collins (or some other paralegal) There once lived a crazy paralegal. One I … Continue reading → Aspiring Paralegal Crazy Paralegal Experienced Paralegal New Paralegal attorney best blog chat room crazy forum funny jamie collins law lawyer legal office paralegal quit smoking sanity site story the paralegal society top workAre y’all with me here?)