Paralegal schools in New Jersey teach students the knowledge and skills needed to enter the workforce as a paralegal or legal assistant. The career field is in high demand due to the relatively short time it takes to obtain a paralegal degree as well as the need for additional paralegals. The United States is the most litigious society in the world and the number of lawsuits and crimes being committed are rising. Paralegals have a wide variety of duties including legal research, legal strategy, interviewing witnesses and clients, preparing court documents, briefing attorneys, and coordinating office duties.
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- AAS, Legal Studies
- BS, Legal Studies