Lawyers rely on sharp, motivated legal secretaries to coordinate the daily functions of their practice. Similar to a specialized administrative assistant, legal secretaries help law offices running smoothly by maintaining schedules, managing clients, filing documents, drafting paperwork, and more.
In this course, you will learn the fundamental skills needed to start an entry-level position as a legal secretary. You will learn basic legal terminology, office procedure and management, basic accounting, and QuickBooks. Along the way, you will discover what it's like to work in this fascinating and fast-paced field.
Upcoming start dates
- Self-paced Online
Who should attend?
There are no prerequisites prior to taking this course.
- Manage the front end of a legal office
- Attend to accounting and QuickBooks details for attorneys
- Use legal terminology effectively
- Complete basic legal writing tasks
- Manage projects in legal offices
- Communicate persuasively and effectively
Course delivery details
This course is self-paced and open enrollment, so you can start when you want and finish at your own pace. When you register, you'll receive six (6) months to complete the course.
Certification / Credits
Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded a Certificate of Completion.
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