This self-paced online course familiarizes students with the Louisiana State Bar Association Rules of Professional Conduct for Attorneys. Various court decisions interpreting the ethics code are examined in detail. The course covers a paralegal’s relationship with attorneys, clients, legal secretaries, and law clerks, and emphasizes the parameters of a paralegal’s duties. Students must pass a quiz given at the end of the course to get credit for the legal ethics seminar.
This course is a part of the Paralegal Studies Program. You must apply and be accepted into the program in order to enroll in this course.
For more information on this course, contact Alanna Clanton at (225) 578-6760.
PrerequisitesStudents must be enrolled in or have completed Principles of Paralegal Studies.
Applies Towards the Following Certificates
- Paralegal Studies Certificate : Paralegal Studies Certificate