This course will help students develop the skills necessary to use a variety of software applications commonly used in law offices. Basic computer concepts will be covered as well as more complex skills. Students will be guided on practical and hands-on projects specific to the legal field and will create document templates and forms they can bring with them when starting a new job. Software to be covered will include Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat, TrialDirector and timekeeping and billing software. Upon completion of this course, students will receive a Legal Technology Certificate from the National Society for Legal Technology.
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