March 17, 2021

The Center for Legal Studies rebrands to CLS by BARBRI

The Center for Legal Studies announces a new look and name  Following its acquisition, The Center for Legal Studies rebrands to CLS by BARBRI  DALLAS, Texas (March 17, 2021) —   The former Center for Legal Studies is excited to announce its rebrand to CLS by BARBRI. CLS by BARBRI is the leading provider of online programs and training courses for paralegals and other legal support professions. The rebrand includes the new name and logo, as well as …

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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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August 9, 2017

CLS by Barbri Partners With Texas A&M-Texarkana Offering Paralegal Certificate Course

CLS by Barbri is pleased to announce a partnership with Texas A&M-Texarkana for the Paralegal Certificate Course. Starting August 21, students will be able to earn a paralegal certificate online. The affordable 14 week Paralegal Certificate Course will help prepare students for a career in the legal field. Learn more here.

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January 9, 2017

CLS by Barbri And Texas A&M-Texarkana Offer Alternative Dispute Resolution Certificate Course

CLS by Barbri and Texas A&M University-Texarkana will offer a Alternative Dispute Resolution Certificate Course starting January 9, 2017. The Alternative Dispute Resolution is an intensive course designed to train and qualify students to develop or participate in conflict mediation processes. The course focuses on both traditional and non-traditional dispute resolution options. Course topics include …

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December 28, 2016

CLS by Barbri and Texas A&M-Texarkana Offer Advanced Legal Research and Writing Course

CLS by Barbri and Texas A&M University-Texarkana will offer an Advanced Legal Research and Writing Course starting January 9, 2017. The Advanced Legal Research and Writing Course is a non-credit course, designed to teach advanced and specialized approaches to utilize the legal resources available in a law library, online and elsewhere. The conceptual differences between …

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March 4, 2016

Paralegals: More Than Just a Glorified Secretary

The common depiction of paralegals is never flattering. They’ve been regularly depicted as the lawyer’s or attorney’s right hand man, and this involves doing all the menial tasks that they simply don’t have time to do. Worse, there’s always this general consensus that there’s no advancement in their profession, and that it’s a legal dead …

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February 19, 2016

Online Paralegal Certification vs. Traditional School: What You Need to Know

Deciding between getting your paralegal certificate online or at a local school can be a little difficult. There are benefits and drawbacks to both approaches, so read on to find out what they are. For your education as a paralegal, you have options, and two of the most popular ones are enrolling in a college …

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December 2, 2015

What a Paralegal Can Learn About Domestic Abuse | Legal Studies

At Legal Studies, we make sure our students and clients receive a holistic learning experience of the justice system. Our curriculum is comprehensive and covers the unique aspects of all related matters. For example, we have the Victim Advocacy Certificate, a course that focuses on preparing you to work in victim advocacy arenas, such as …

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