2010-2011 Academic Catalog 
    May 06, 2021  
2010-2011 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]


Credits: Three
Prerequisite: Completion of all requirements for Legal,Studies degree with Paralegal concentration, except LEGL 499
This is a capstone course for senior paralegal students. Using the American Association for Paralegal Education’s Core Competencies For Paralegals, students will identify areas of knowledge and skill which need further development. Students will complete a portfolio that contains examples of the student’s work. This portfolio should demonstrate the ability to conduct legal research, interview, investigate, communicate effectively, and apply recognized legal authority to specific fact situations. Students must demonstrate an ability to recognize and resolve ethical problems that may occur in the legal environment. Also, students must complete a resume’.