Ann Pearson

Uncategorized

Paralegal Boot Camp’s 21-Day Fitness Challenge

Let’s have some fun this month! I’m starting a 21-Day “Most Distance” challenge this month, starting on May 11, 2018.  It’s going to be our first ever Paralegal Boot Camp Fitness Challenge. Run.  Bike.  Walk.  Hike.  Stroll.  Beach Walk.  Anything that gets you outside this…

Share it
Paralegal Tips

Being a Proactive Paralegal

What exactly does it mean to be a proactive paralegal? Many years ago, I had an attorney write a comment on my performance review that has stuck with me for over 15 years: Ann knows what I need before I even know that I need…

Share it
Continuing Education

The Importance of Paralegal Continuing Education

Keeping up with your paralegal CLE requirements is important. This additional education ensures you are aware of the latest regulations and are properly trained. Many states have certification and registration programs with a defined set of requirements that a paralegal must meet and this includes…

Share it
Litigation Trial

5 Ways Paralegals Can Perfect Trial Visual Aids

Creating trial visual aids might be a large part of your role as a litigation paralegal. Using a visual to demonstrate evidence is a great way to make sure that a jury or judge understands complicated information that might be difficult to explain with words…

Share it
paralegal email etiquette
Paralegal Tips

Email Etiquette Tips For Paralegals

You are likely going to find yourself writing a wide variety of emails as a paralegal. You have to make contact with other law firms, with your clients, with organizations, etc., in order to provide the very best services to your clients. Email is a…

Share it
e-discovery

3 E-discovery Trends to be Prepared for in 2016

E-discovery trends can move at the speed of sound. Most law firms are already using some form of e-discovery technology, and as its convenience continues to make the lives of paralegals easier, it also makes it more complex at the same time. 2016 is going…

Share it