Use these tips for paralegals on how to increase your income by becoming more marketable to law firms.
Protect yourself and your company by ensuring that your working relationships involve a solid freelance paralegal agreement that contains key elements designed to serve both sides.
Thinking about looking for a new job in the legal industry? As you’re beginning your search, build these seven steps into your plan for the best chance at success.
Looking to grow in your career? Find a mentor in the legal profession who can help. Here’s what to look for in a professional mentor and where to search.
Across the country, attorneys, paralegals, and other legal professionals seek to stay up to date with what’s happening in the industry and how their profession is evolving by earning continued legal education credit (CLE). Whether you are required to keep learning in order to maintain a certification or you’re intent […]
From questioning witnesses on the stand or taking depositions, to conducting preliminary client interviews, or simply interacting daily with other colleagues, effective communication is critical to your success as a legal professional. Among the most important communication skills to master is asking questions effectively. We wrote previously about how to […]
When it comes to legal writing, the stakes are high. Hard-to-read or understand court filings can harm cases and, sometimes, lead to sanctions from the court. It’s vital, therefore, that legal writing is as clear and succinct as possible. Less is more when it comes to good legal writing, especially […]