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Paralegal Training News - March, 2018

In the Press | How to set up a business as a paralegal practitioner

Paralegals are not statutorily regulated and therefore you may come up against people who tell you that anyone can call him/herself as a 'Paralegal' and it is not necessary to gain any training or qualification to carry out paralegal services. This is technically true, but in practice, it's not accurate.  However, remember that you are up against a mountain of competitors who... Read More

In the Press | 200,000 people working as Paralegals without realising it.

Have you ever been given in-house training that includes an element of law or legal knowledge? For example, working in an in-house human resources department and bee given training in employment law. If so, then you are a most definitely a paralegal. In our latest press piece, we discuss the legal sector and the estimated 200,000 people working as a Paralegal without even realising it.... Read More

How to set up a business as a paralegal practitioner

So, the very first thing you need to do is gain a Paralegal or legal qualification or at very least get some paralegal training and then, as much experience as possible.  This does not have to be with a solicitor or barrister, because nowadays you can gain the relevant legal experience by working in a variety of different employment environments.  Amanda Hamilton talks through... Read More

Are you working as a Paralegal without realising it?

  "There are an estimated 200,000 plus paralegals working in a variety of fields and for diverse employers, who are unaware that they are ‘Paralegals’ and can apply for membership of a professional body, giving them status." Amanda Hamilton discusses the benefits of paralegal qualifications and joining membership bodies to progress your legal career. ... Read More