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ISBN-10 0135105773ISBN-13 9780135105771
ISBN-10 0135105781ISBN-13 9780135105788
Author(s): Charlsye Smith Diaz; Vicki Voisin
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Copyright year: © 2013 Pages: 240

For courses in Introduction to Paralegal Studies, Paralegal Internship.

This book covers more than just how to land a job, it shows how to prepare for and build a paralegal career. Taking a practical approach, it explains the dynamics of working in the legal environment, identifies the purpose and payoff to continual professional development, and offers strategies for working collaboratively with attorneys and others drawn into a case. Each chapter integrates ethics tips, checklists for success and end-of-chapter questions. Covering a full range of career issues, it offers advice on how to land your first paralegal job, develop marketable workplace habits and establish yourself in the paralegal profession.