Essentials of Paralegalism

Essentials of Paralegalism, fifth edition, introduces the beginning paralegal student to an exciting career in the legal field. This book draws on the strong, valuable content in Introduction to Paralegalism, but more specifically highlights regulatory and employment issues, interviewing, investigation and analysis. Concrete examples from the working lives of on-the-job paralegals help the students get a real feel for what they can expect in the work setting. Benefits: Focus on the most vital concepts and skills essential for the profession Extensive pedagogy aids in the retention of material. Promotes analytical thinking throughout NEW! Expanded information on UPL NEW! Latest updates on regulation and certification NEW! New content on ethics and professional responsibility