April 3, 2023 – DALLAS, TX – CLS by BARBRI, a leading continuing legal education company, today announced the launch of their career center that connects paralegals across all disciplines and career stages with employers offering career opportunities. The CLS by BARBRI Career Center is powered by YM Careers, the leading provider of job websites and career centers for organizations that serve specialized members.
Current and former CLS by BARBRI students who have completed at least 60% of the course will gain exclusive access to the Career Center and will also receive the opportunity to submit one free resume for review.
“Providing our students with professional development and career growth opportunities is core to our mission to serve the paralegal profession,” said Stephanie Elio, Director of Business Development, CLS by BARBRI. “Our students are highly appealing to employers because they’ve demonstrated a commitment to the highest levels of integrity and training. The YM Careers technology and sales support will ensure that our website serves our students by providing a clear connection with legal organizations that value and seek the skills, expertise, certifications and training they have to offer.”
In addition to serving as a robust source of paralegal job opportunities, the CLS by BARBRI Career Center will be set apart by a number of benefits it offers to paralegal professionals and employers, including:
- The ability to post anonymous resumes, allowing students to be recruited while remaining in complete control over which employers view their complete information.
- A variety of options for employers to expose jobs to passive job seekers who do not visit job boards or receive Job Flash emails.
- Extensive employment brand advertising opportunities for employers.
- A mobile-responsive environment to ensure job seekers have an optimal experience, regardless of device being used.
- The ability to receive an alert every time a new job becomes available that matches the student’s personal goals and interests.
- Integration of career resources, training and other benefits offered by CLS by BARBRI to members.
- The ability for job seekers and employers to gain exposure throughout the YM Careers network of nearly 2,500 niche Career Centers.
“CLS by BARBRI is a world-class organization whose students are an integral part of the country’s legal industry,” said Tristan Jordan, SVP and General Manager, Revenue Solutions. “The CLS by BARBRI Career Center is an innovative gateway that matches the right employers with the right paralegal talent to help keep legal companies well-staffed, and legal professional’s careers moving along a professional path that meets their goals.”
About CLS by BARBRI
Founded in 1980, CLS has trained paralegal and legal support professionals through online and live legal studies courses delivered in partnership with 150+ colleges and universities. The new CLS by BARBRI is backed by BARBRI’s extensive legal learning data science and course methodology developed by its team of legal experts. Its 7 to 14 week courses offer students 24/7 access, allowing students to work the courses into their busy schedules. It’s the most flexible, job-ready legal education on the market.
About BARBRI Global
BARBRI Global is a global learning company dedicated to meeting the legal education and specialized training needs of law students, attorneys, and other professionals throughout their careers. BARBRI’s success is built upon its unmatched technology and innovative pedagogy, combined with the ability to harness data analytics, behavioral economics, learning science, and more to develop solutions for learners and institutions. Building on the success of its core bar courses, which have helped more than 1.3 million lawyers around the world pass a U.S. bar exam, BARBRI offers a comprehensive suite of learning solutions for higher education institutions and law-related businesses. These include U.S. bar prep, curriculum, assessment, global license preparation, online program management, and professional development. BARBRI Global, founded in 1967, is a Francisco Partners portfolio company headquartered in Dallas, Texas, with offices throughout the United States and around the world.
YourMembership, established in 1998, empowers associations, organizations, nonprofits and other companies worldwide to deliver more value to their users, drive non-dues revenue through innovative career centers and buyer’s guides, increase their relevance using ground-breaking engagement tools, and enhance overall operational efficiencies. YourMembership’s cloud-based membership management solution enables associations to effectively brand their organizations, engage their customer bases, and streamline their administrative processes. As the world’s largest provider of membership and company management software, YourMembership provides comprehensive membership solutions to more than 5,000 customers in 32 countries. For more information visit YourMembership.com
CLS by BARBRI Media Contact