Possessing high ethical standards was the most highly rated trait by both legal secretaries and paralegals. Some post-secondary training is important for both legal secretaries and paralegals. One-third of paralegals reported they also perform some legal secretarial tasks while very few legal secretaries stated they perform paralegal duties.Barclay surveyed the legal secretaries using a job analysis checklist. A recommended course of study for the legal secretarial program at the University of Southern California was then developed based upon these results. Barclay stated thatanbsp;...
|Title||:||Job Competencies of Legal Secretaries and Paralegals as Perceived by Selected Members of NALS...the Association for Legal Professionals|
|Publisher||:||ProQuest - 2008|