ABA's Definition of Legal Assistant/Paralegal: A legal assistant or paralegal is a person, qualified by education, training or work experience who is employed or retained by a lawyer, law office, corporation, governmental agency or other entity and who performs specifically delegated substantive legal work for which a lawyer is responsible.
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Chat Zone is "where paralegals can chat legally and relieve stress." Check our broadcast schedule for moderated chat sessions. Also, remember to invite your coworkers to use the Chat Zone. No special software to download.
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