Jan Hill

Jan Hill is a paralegal and a freelance writer who specializes in law and legal technology topics.

5 tips for studying for a paralegal certification class WHILE working full time

paralegal certification

Studying for a paralegal certification—or  any professional certificate—is a full-time job. But so is your actual full-time job. How can you do both at the same time? How do you maintain your performance at work, prepare for a certification examination, and not lose your sanity? Here are five tips for […]

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Are you a certified paralegal or a paralegal with a certificate?

certification or certificate

And what’s the difference, again? Paralegal certificate: is recognition earned from an approved paralegal studies program Paralegal certification: when a professional has passed a rigorous legal skills test to become a certified paralegal Too many paralegals make the mistake of claiming to be certified (having passed a certification test) when […]

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Best practices for maintaining client relationships

maintaining client relationships

While getting prospective clients to your door might be the hardest part, establishing and maintaining client relationships can also be a challenge. Yet creating connections with clients that will continue and deepen over the years is just as important. Legal professionals are responsible for creating and maintaining positive relationships with […]

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