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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June 1, 2016

What is in a Paralegal Degree?

We have encountered countless students who, despite exhibiting a passion for law, find difficulty choosing the career path to take. Becoming a lawyer tends to be the default option for many students despite having an alternative option that actually suits them better. Paralegals are the less-glamorized, unsung heroes of the judicial sector, and there’s a …

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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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March 29, 2016

How Can Paralegals Shape or Influence the Operations of a Law Firm?

Listen as Karen Geiger explains how paralegals can shape and influence the internal operations of a law firm. She discusses the importance of being organized, and how that organization influences internal case handling processes. Ready to start a profession in the legal industry? Our nationally recognized and accredited paralegal certificate program will get you started fast! …

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March 22, 2016

What are Some Common Interview Questions a Newly Certified Paralegal Will Face?

A newly certified paralegal will face a litany of questions post-certification during a job interview. This is done so that law firms and prospective employers have a sense of the general knowledge of the paralegal and to gauge what level of value a paralegal will bring to their company. Watch as Karen Geiger explains some of the …

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