Legal assistant schools in Texas prepare students for a career in law. The majority of legal assistants work for private law firms, and assist attorneys in a variety of ways. Most legal assistant schools in Texas focus on teaching students the specific job skills required to be an effective legal assistant. Coursework covers a broad scope of law topics including personal injury, employment law, family law, patents, will, trusts and estates, contracts, business law, criminal law, legal ethics and office management. The legal field is expected to explode over the next 10 years by growing nearly 30% percent. Legal jobs will be in abundance but competition will be fierce.
About Brightwood College
Brightwood College offers accelerated programs that combine flexible schedules and professional instruction to create a rewarding learning experience for individuals focused on gaining the skills for specific careers. Brightwood College is owned and operated by Education Corporation of America.
- Paralegal Studies - Associates
- General Practice Paralegal
- Paralegal Studies B.S.
- Paralegal Studies A.A.S.