Legal Studies

Whether you are pursuing a certificate or bachelor’s degree in legal support services or you would like to earn a master’s degree, we offer the latest legal studies education news, practical career advice, and tips for succeeding as an online student. Our articles can help you explore your options, examine the latest trends in legal studies, and grow in this profession.

What Does a Paralegal Do?

Paralegals help attorneys prepare for trial, file briefs and appeals, draft legal documents, schedule depositions, and more.

8 Non-Lawyer Jobs in the Legal Field

Are you interested in pursuing a career in the legal field, but you don’t want to become a lawyer? Explore these non-lawyer legal careers.

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Succeeding and Broadening Opportunities Within Your Profession

There are a variety of options available to the legal studies student that could spark an interest.

Advancing in Your Career Within Legal Studies

Learn more about advancing your career with legal studies.

4 Tips for Landing Your Dream Job as a Paralegal

While working as a paralegal can be demanding, the paralegal profession can be a rewarding and satisfying career.

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