Paralegal Training News - August, 2017
In the Press: Paralegals can offer legal assistance, so don't always assume you need a solicitor.
Paralegals can do conveynacing - for example, buying and selling property on your behalf - but only if they are licensed by the Council of Licensed Conveyancers. Amanda Hamilton, NALPs CEO offers an insight into the legal assistance paralegals can offer as an alternative to high solicitor fees. Source: www.cornwalllive.com
There is no legal aid: Legal Aid has now been eradicated for all but a few cases. Paralegals are filling the gap. A paralegal may assist you at first and then hand over to a solicitor. We discuss the important role paralegals are now playing within the legal sector and the need for high standards in paralegal qualifications and training. Source: www.cornwalllive.com