Advanced Paralegal Certificate Course - Enroll Now

Are you a paralegal looking to stand out in a competitive field, increase your earning potential, and grow your career?

Our advanced paralegal training is your way to gain skills and competency and to make critical contributions to your organization.

When you successfully complete at least six of the sixteen advanced topics you’ll be awarded a Certificate of Completion. Completing both the Core Paralegal and Advanced Paralegal Certificate Courses provides comprehensive training and skills. Those two parts in combination have been designed to meet the requirements of the California Business and Professional Code §6450, legislation that took effect in California on 1/1/01.

Each topic is offered in a seven-week online session. All six topics must be completed within one year - and students are able to take up to three topics in a single session!

Grow Your Paralegal Career With Our Advanced Training

The paralegal profession is a rapidly growing field, and comprehensive training can help you differentiate. If you are a paralegal professional, our Advanced Paralegal Certificate Course is your next big career step.

There is no shortage of need for skilled and educated paralegal professionals. It’s important for you to stand out and broaden your knowledge. Learn more about the online course. 

Course topics do not have to be taken in any particular order, and topics include:

  • Advanced Legal Research
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution (Mediation)
  • Bankruptcy Law
  • Business Law
  • Constitutional Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Criminal Procedure
  • e-Discovery
  • Education Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Family Law
  • Immigration Law
  • Intellectual Property
  • Real Property Law
  • Victim Advocacy 
  • Water Law 

Informational Webinar Recording | Watch Now

To learn more about this course, and hear the most commonly asked questions answered you can now watch our recorded informational session.

*This session was recorded on January 27 so please note any date references may not be accurate.

Upcoming Informational Webinar | Register Today

You are invited to join CLS by BARBRI on Wednesday, May 26 at noon CST to learn more about the Advanced Paralegal Certificate Course in a (free) informational session.

Our Business Development Director, Stephanie Elio will discuss:

1. An overview of how CLS works with accredited college and university partners
2. Course pricing and payment options
3. Course materials and textbooks
4. Instructor and peer/student interactions

Have your questions answered: there will be 15 minutes dedicated to Q&A, so please bring your questions.If you are unable to attend the webinar at this date and time, please still register and we will send out the recorded webinar for you to view.

Why is the Advanced Paralegal Certificate Course Right for You?


    Advanced raining will help you stand out in the competitive paralegal field. CLS by Barbri also offers access to employment opportunities on our career page. 


    Distance learning with expert instructor-led programming offers independent study while promoting connectivity with other students in your area.


    Certificates are awarded by accredited educational partners at 160+ schools nationwide so you receive your training from the school of your choice.


    The certificate course is competitively priced at $2400 or $400 for each topic.

Take the Next Step - Enroll and Get Started

  • Select the institution from which you would like to receive your course certificate.
  • Decide which session start date works best with your schedule.
  • Review the required course materials and syllabus.
  • Complete the registration process.

These advanced paralegal topics build upon the nationally acclaimed Paralegal Certificate Course offered by over 100 colleges and universities nationwide. These classes are available to students who wish to extensively build upon their knowledge of law and paralegal studies with classes in specialized facets of contemporary law. Are you ready to get started? 

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