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Law and the connected field of criminal justice are large and complicated areas of study. If you’re just starting out in your paralegal education or have recently graduated you might feel a little overwhelmed by the amount of information you need to take in.
The good news is that there are a number of great applications out there that can help you adjust, digest, and keep up with all the relevant information you need as a paralegal, either as a student or a graduate.
In today’s article, we’ll be listing some of these paralegal focussed publications and what they can offer you.
Litigation Support Today is one of the premier publications serving the paralegal and litigation support professional communities.
Available online, the Litigation Support Today is packed with the cutting-edge of legal ideas, new techniques, paralegal success stories, best practice advice, events coverage, career advice, and updates on what new products and services that are coming onto the market.
Facts and Findings is a quarterly journal published by the National Association of Legal Assistants and aimed squarely at the legal assistant/paralegal profession. The article written in the journal are submitted by paralegals, attorneys, and other experts and include columns dedicated to ethics, technology, software, and breaking paralegal news.
Another publication that is written specifically for paralegals, The National Paralegal Reporter is published by the National Federation of Paralegal Associations (NFPA). Inside The National Paralegal Reporter, you can find news, practical guidance, and updates on real-world situations that could affect case law, legislation, and legal technology.
An online journal published quarterly by the Association for Legal Professionals (NALS). @Law specializes in providing paralegals with current legal issues legal education, professional networking, and ethical considerations as well are more practical articles on office management and purchasing.
You might also hear this publication referred to by its previous name, The Docket.
A quarterly publication that is put out by the American Alliance of Paralegals, The Alliance Echo contains a lot of information about the American Alliance Certification Program (AACP). You can also find a lot of useful news articles, legislation updates, and up to the minute information affecting the paralegal profession.
Focusing on the management and administrative duties of paralegals, Paralegal Management is published and distributed by the International Paralegal Management Association (IPMA).
The IPMA is an organization that focuses on the development, professional standing, and visibility of paralegal management professionals.
Here at Northwest Career College, we run the top paralegal program in Nevada, offering our students the skills and experience they need to successfully enter the field of paralegal work and position themselves to maximize their earnings.
Our Paralegal instructors are seasoned attorneys and highly trained professionals who are able not only to teach you the law but also to guide you through the many ways a paralegal integrates into a Las Vegas law practice.
We offer on-campus and online paralegal classes to accommodate your work and family schedule. Our Career Services team will work with you to help you find the best paralegal employment opportunity in Las Vegas.
Their expertise in this area has given us a 100% success rate in job placement rate for paralegal graduates. Call us today at (702) 403-1592 to find out what our paralegal program can offer you.
Lisa Myers, J.D., L.L.M.
Legal Studies Department Director
J.D. L.L.M. Campbell University
B.A. Corllins University