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Legal Office Administration

Learn the requirements for working in a law office and of the various legal practices with this free online course.

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This free online course, Legal Office Administration, teaches students about the various procedures and jobs they can take in the legal field. Students will lean about preparing legal documents, litigation, and contracts. As well as type of law like criminal law, family law, business law, real estate, and bankruptcy. "So, why wait? Start this course today and learn about the incredibly useful tools you can use in the legal field.





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This course, Legal Office Administration, will provide you with an understanding of working in various type of legal settings. You will learn about certification for paralegals like NALA Certification, NAFP Certification, and NALS Certification. You will be able to explain the preparation of legal documents. You will also learn about the law office, billing, litigation, and contracts.

This course then explains criminal law and procedure, like torts, felonies, and misdemeanors. You will learn about family law, including marriage, divorce, and child custody. As well as business law and topics such as sole proprietorship, and business partnerships. You will also learn about real estate, mortgages, deeds and basic ownership rights.

This course then wraps up with elder law, types of wills, estate planning and guardianship. You will also learn about bankruptcy, including how to file a Chapter 7 case as well as dischargeable and non-dischargeable debt. By taking this course you will learn the various types of law and the necessary procedures that go into that practice. By the end you will be equipped for a wide variety of legal jobs. So why wait? Start learning today.

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Certification for Paralegals

The Law Office


Preparing Legal Documents




Criminal Law and Procedure

Family Law

Business Law

Real Estate

Estate Planning and Guardianship


Course assessment

Learning Outcomes

Having completed this course, you will be able to:

  • Arrange and prepare legal documents for any feild.
  • Evaluate bankruptcy and understand the process of filing.
  • Analyze contracts and their language.
  • Understand Criminal Law and Procedure.
  • Discuss estate planning and guardianship with elderly clients. 


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