Paralegals and Legal Assistants
About This Role
Paralegals and legal assistants assist lawyers by preparing legal documents, investigating facts in a case, and researching past cases. This role involves research and comprehensive legal knowledge.
Did you enjoy your internship experience working as a paralegal?
I enjoy being a paralegal. It can be a fast paced environment and there is just enough pressure to keep you focused. Some days there is a lot of down time, but this is also helpful to ensure that you are staying on track and keeping things organized. One thing I dislike is some times you might ...
Day in the Life
Pros and Cons
Tips on things to highlight for a starter position in law, such as a legal assistant or paralegal?
Working as a Legal Assistant/Paralegal has been one of the best experiences in my life. working closely with attorney made me realized how important is to have a good customer service. People who are looking for an attorney feel vulnerable and at risk, that is why attorney love Legal Assistants t...
How do I present myself to law recruiters in a manner that will get me hired?
I can't tell you what every attorney will prefer in a potential hire, but my boss said my confidence and old school manners stood out to her. When I arrived at the interview, I handed her a professional copy of my resume and references. I was honest with her and myself about what I could do. I as...
Top Majors Interested In This Role
Political Science & Government
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