Tag Archives: Paralegal

(Video) NEVER MEET WITH A PARALEGAL REGARDING CHAPTER 7 BANKRUPTCY

I am not sure everyone understands the role of a paralegal. Paralegals are not licensed lawyers. They cannot give you legal advice, sign you up, or even quote you a fee without violating state law and many ethical rules. Read … Continue reading

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(Video) WHY YOU SHOULD NEVER MEET WITH A PARALEGAL ABOUT BANKRUPTCY

I am starting to see a disturbing trend occur in the legal field. Some law firms seem to think they can hire non lawyers to do lawyer’s jobs. Thing is- we lawyers are licensed to give legal advice to clients, … Continue reading

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The Nature of a Real Estate Paralegal

The Nature of a Real Estate Paralegal Source: Flickr The real estate field is comprised of real properties, either corporeal which refers to soil and buildings and incorporeal which refers to easements. And either of these types commonly needs legal … Continue reading

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Paralegal Jobs

Paralegal Jobs Source: Flickr By 2010, the number of paralegal jobs would rise by 33%, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Indeed, as more and more people become aware of legal remedies, the number of clients seeking legal services … Continue reading

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Data on in-house positions eliminated by lawyer, paralegal and support staff

ALM Legal Intelligence obtained 2009 data from 116 law departments. One of the questions must have asked about positions eliminated that year broken down by lawyers, paralegals, and support staff – both filled and vacant. The results appear in Corp…. … Continue reading

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