(NOC 4211)

Career Description

Paralegals, legal assistants, and law clerks in law firms prepare legal documents, maintain records/files, and conduct research. They may also conduct interviews.

Independent paralegals provide certain legal services as allowed by provincial/territorial legislation. They may represent clients in small claims court, in other lower courts, at tribunals or before administrative bodies.

Examples of Titles

Independent Paralegal
Law Clerk
Legal Assistant
Legal Researcher
Litigation Legal Assistant

Here are some schools that have programs related to this career:

Humber College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning
Toronto, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Paralegal Education Diploma; Co-op
Law Clerk Diploma; Co-op
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Red Deer College
Red Deer, Alberta, CA

Related Program(s):
Legal Assistant Diploma
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Algonquin College
Ottawa, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Law Clerk Diploma
Law Clerk (Intensive) Diploma
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triOS College (Mississauga Campus)
Brampton, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Paralegal Diploma; Co-op
Legal Assistant Diploma
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triOS College (Hamilton Campus)
Hamilton, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Paralegal Diploma
Law Clerk Specialist Diploma
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Modified on May 20, 2012