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The Paralegal v2.0 As technology progresses, so does our fear of being replaced by artificial intelligence (A.I.).  A.I. has already made its presence known in the legal field igniting worry about our job security.  The topic of Attorneys and paralegals v. Artificial Intelligence is hitting the headlines with ever-increasing presence.  Even with the new wave of A.I. pouring into the legal industry, it does not necessarily mean that paralegals will ever become obsolete. While A.I.…
The “S” word in the Paralegal Profession It’s not all about the money, right? But it helps. Paralegals assume a variety of roles in the workplace, and many do the jobs of three or more people. In this article, we take a look at paralegal salaries by state in 2019, and the influential factors behind the figures. It is interesting how your geographic location can make a substantial difference concerning your salary. The national average…
I think a shorter list is what one is not, but in summary, paralegals provide day to day support by assisting attorneys, law offices, or other various agencies conducting research, drafting legal documents, and handling cases.  Paralegals play a critical role in the legal field as they ensure not only that the firm runs smoothly, but that the attorneys are well prepared and up to speed on their cases. Paralegals are an attorney’s right-hand person.…
Follow these simple tips to learn how to attract and retain clients with digital marketing and our practice management solution. Anyone reading this probably doesn’t need to be convinced about the potential of legal practice management software to increase productivity, improve the customer experience, and grow law firms. But no solution will work unless you have the right strategy in place. To grow your firm, your practice management software should have a solid digital marketing…
Follow these simple tips to learn how to attract and retain clients with digital marketing and our practice management solution. Anyone reading this probably doesn’t need to be convinced about the potential of legal practice management software to increase productivity, improve the customer experience, and grow law firms. But no solution will work unless you have the right strategy in place. To grow your firm, your practice management software should have a solid digital marketing…
Being a paralegal is a challenging career full of ups and downs. It is a career path that will shake you up and show you what you are made of. It is not a job for everyone, so read closely… I am about to list the top 5 best and worst things about being a paralegal in 2019. Let’s start with the Top 5 Best things about being a paralegal: 1. High Demand The paralegal…
Being a paralegal is a challenging career full of ups and downs. It is a career path that will shake you up and show you what you are made of. It is not a job for everyone, so read closely… I am about to list the top 5 best and worst things about being a paralegal in 2019. Let’s start with the Top 5 Best things about being a paralegal: 1. High Demand The paralegal…
First, what is a podcast? In case you’ve never heard of a ‘podcast’ let me very quickly explain what it is and why you should be listening to them if you’re not already. Podcasts are mostly audio(sometimes video), regularly released episodes covering specific topics.  In reality they should be known as ‘Netcasts’ as they are generically audio episodes ‘cast’ over the internet,  however, Apple coined the term very early as the majority of listeners used…
First, what is a podcast? In case you’ve never heard of a ‘podcast’ let me very quickly explain what it is and why you should be listening to them if you’re not already. Podcasts are mostly audio(sometimes video), regularly released episodes covering specific topics.  In reality they should be known as ‘Netcasts’ as they are generically audio episodes ‘cast’ over the internet,  however, Apple coined the term very early as the majority of listeners used…
Modern technology continues to improve the life of attorneys, paralegals and legal secretaries throughout the United States.  The Legal Assistant is one of the companies participating in this technological change.  The Legal Assistant has added recently their newest product, The Family Law Assistant (TFLA).  TFLA provides to family attorneys a simple and yet profound case management system to improve law office management, efficiency, quality of work, and help provide peace of mind to the family…