Who should attend: Paralegals, legal assistants, and legal secretaries with three or fewer years of experience working in a family law practice. This course may also be of interest to lawyers wishing to move from their current practice area into family law.
Learning level: Fundamental
This course covers everything legal support staff and junior paralegals need to know to begin a successful career in a family law office. You will learn about preparing and managing documents, opening and organizing a file, working with difficult clients, basic e-discovery skills, preparing for chambers and court tips, and more. Hear from experienced lawyers and paralegals who have successfully handled the challenges you will meet every day.