Interested in the Paralegal or Advanced Paralegal courses? Enroll now to secure 2021 pricing! Click here to learn more.

Interested in the Paralegal or Advanced Paralegal courses? Enroll now to secure 2021 pricing! Click here to learn more.

Become a Medical Professional Legal Consultant

Do you want to add additional credentials and build on your experience in the medical field, but free time is scarce?

Our Medical Professional Legal Consultant Training is designed to provide you with a one-of-a-kind online study program that paves the way to a unique and rewarding career that bridges the gap between medicine and the judicial system.

Are you ready to enroll?

This program is designed for all medical professionals from physician assistants (PAs), pharmacists, optometrists, dentists, chiropractors or paramedics. Earn your professional certificate as a trained medical professional legal consultant, along with 45 continuing medical education hours, from one of our 160+ accredited educational partners in just 7 weeks.

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Build on your medical experience

With the healthcare system experiencing an increase in the number of lawsuits – medical professionals have stepped forth to expand their professional role within the legal system.

As a skilled medical professional, you have the knowledge and expertise to assess whether the appropriate standard of medical care has been delivered.

The innovative field of Medical Professional Legal Consultant Training utilizes the medical education and clinical experience of medical professionals to advise law firms, health care providers, insurance companies, and governmental agencies regarding medically-related issues and to appear in court as expert witnesses.

How it works:
Our partner schools

We offer legal studies courses in partnership with over 150 accredited colleges and universities nationwide. The curriculums are updated by CLS to remain current and on pace with the newest trends in the legal industry, and are available in a variety of formats to serve every type of learner.

View our recorded webinar

Learn about the coursework, learning outcomes and
answers to frequently asked questions

Medical Professional Legal Consultant Training Course Webinar (45:03) – This session was recorded on February 24, 2021 and mentions a March 8 start date. Our upcoming session are always open for enrollment and start every 8 weeks.

Frequently asked questions

Do I need a High School Diploma or GED to take CLS courses?

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Do I have to be a paralegal or law student to take CLS courses or buy course materials?

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Is the Paralegal Certificate Course© offered by The Center for Legal Studies approved by the American Bar Association?

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Our partner schools

We work with over 150 accredited colleges and
universities across the country to issue our certificates.

Select your school of choice at enrollment.

I had a great experience with CLS. Well-organized content, accessible instructors, engaging coursework. Overall a great experience.

— Adam S.

CLS allowed me to get my certificate from the comfort of my own home and I loved that I could choose which main university the certificate would be coming from as well. Thank you for the positive experience!

— Anna I.

I was very impressed with the course content, knowledge and availability of the professor and pace of the course. Definitely recommend CLS!

— Jodi B.

The feedback from the online instructors and the CLS administrative staff was excellent! This was one of the most important factors for me since it is an online program. The online element of the CLS program is convenient, efficient and, to an certain extent, personalized to fit anyone’s particular needs.

— Josh M.

I enjoyed the CLS program because it was flexible, practical, and educational. All objectives were clearly laid out each week and I learned so much from all the reading and assignments. You work hard for your grades and it definitely pays off.

— Melanie R.

The online courses are great and convenient. They are perfect for someone working part or full-time.

— Brian H.