April 19, 2021

Introducing the BARBRI Job Network

Creating a professional profile is essential to your success – but do today’s job boards give you what you need?  We’d like to introduce you to the BARBRI Job Network— established to provide connections between legal employers and the lawyers, law students, and paralegals they seek to hire. Our Job Network isn’t just an intermediary …

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October 3, 2017

What Can I Do With a Legal Investigator Certificate?

A legal investigator identifies, researches and examines the facts of a case or situation, usually to report that information back to the person who hired him or her. In this career, you can use several tools, including legal research skills, evidence preparation, interviews, cameras and more. You also have the opportunity to do more than …

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September 15, 2017

The Essential Skills of a Successful Legal Investigator

Naturally, the ability to identify and compile information from an investigation is a great skill for a legal investigator to have, but it’s really just one trait out of many that are needed for success in this job. Experience earned over time Experience goes a long way for a legal investigator. To gain experience, you …

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August 25, 2017

Legal Investigations Cover More Than You Might Think

In very basic terms, an investigator looks into a case, determines whether a certain act has been committed, backs up his or her conclusion with evidence, and makes a report. Despite how simple it all sounds, an investigator needs a solid base of legal knowledge and certain skills to be successful. A certificate course can …

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November 5, 2016

Paralegal Careers: What Will You Choose?

As a paralegal, you can specialize by focusing on a specific law area. There are many different types of careers available in this rewarding field, so read on to learn more about the engaging possibilities. Bankruptcy As a bankruptcy paralegal, you will naturally focus on bankruptcy, a very complex area of law that is constantly …

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May 19, 2016

Personal Habits You Must Leave Out of Your Job Interview

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So, you’ve landed an interview for the position you want. Many will advise to do your homework to succeed, but what does that entail exactly? In paralegal training, success involves learning all the right answers for a test – simple and direct. However, interviews have more complex requirements beyond giving correct answers to a set …

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May 3, 2016

3 Paralegal Jobs You Can Get Outside Law Firms

A common misconception is that paralegals can work only for law firms. However, there are jobs outside law firms for individuals with paralegal skills. As law affects most organizations, a paralegal education can take an individual to places. If you’re planning to take up a paralegal course at the National Paralegal College or other online …

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