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Legal Writing Skills for the Paralegal

The basic job function of a paralegal or legal assistant requires professional writing. Whether you are writing a brief, email, correspondence, or research notes, learning to hone your paralegal writing skills will help you save time and become an important asset in your firm.  In…

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Paralegal Checklist: Countdown to Hitting Send

Paralegals often initiate or respond to dozens of emails, instant messages, and other electronic communications daily. This pace doesn’t provide much time to devote to any one of these messages. But failing to sufficiently focus on these missives can result in embarrassing errors, bungled communications,…

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Paralegal Communication Skills

  7 C’s of Paralegal Communication Skills Communication skills are important if you want to have a successful paralegal career.  A paralegal’s day is filled with drafting motions, writing summaries, discussing the project status with an attorney, corresponding by email, telephone calls to clients and…