The South African School of Paralegal Studies is now offering distance learning, or correspondence courses.
What does your job entail? Paralegal practitioners work in a legal environment and have a sound knowledge of legal principles, but they don’t hold university degrees and a
Paralegals, or legal assistants, are in demand in legal firms, government departments, financial institutions, insurance companies and other organisations.
I completed my matric last year and I am thinking of doing a paralegal diploma. I would like to know what I would need to become a paralegal and also if there is a demand for paralegals.
Tips: Paralegals, or legal assistants, are in demand in legal firms, government departments, financial institutions, insurance companies and other organisations that employ leg
Tips: You need good organisational skills as well as the ability to work with people.
Most people know about career opportunities for attorneys, conveyancers and advocates, but few seem to have heard about the relatively new option of becoming a paralegal practitioner.
Qualified: graduate Adielah Tiffloen, Dr.
In the legal field most people know about the career oopportunities of attorneys, conveyancers and advocates. But few have heard about becoming a paralegal practitioner.
If you want to study towards a career which offers a variety of positions, exciting challenges and can command a good salary, consider paralegal studies.