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Paralegal (Internship)


Description

The Paralegal Diploma program will provide students with the necessary foundation of knowledge, skills, and behaviors required to ensure their competency for the first several years of practice as well as the awareness of the requirement to maintain competency on an on-going basis. Each course usually focuses on either legal knowledge (such as contracts or administrative law), legal skills (such as interviewing or advocacy), or an area of practice (such as small claims or criminal). Upon completion a student will have met the 303 required knowledge or skills competencies required as a minimum by the Law Society as well as the competencies for the additional legal and non-legal courses.

A paralegal with an L1 License from the Law Society advocates for clients in the lower courts and tribunals in the province. They have professional obligations to their clients of loyalty and competency necessary to serve their clients best interests. This requires excellent communication, presentation, analytical, problem-solving, organizational and managerial skills. Paralegals must also, at all times, be professional and ethical.

A paralegal, whether self-employed or employed in an organization, performs tasks such as client interviewing, case research, client counseling, document drafting, case presentation before a judge or tribunal member, legal accounting, and negotiations.

Course Outline:

  • Introduction to the Legal System
  • Client Care for Legal Professionals
  • Administrative Law
  • Legal Research & Memorandum Writing
  • Evidence & the Litigation Process
  • Tort and Contract Law
  • Criminal / Summary Conviction Law
  • Employment Law
  • Provincial offences / Motor Vehicle Law
  • Insurance Law / SABS
  • Small Claims Court
  • Legal Writing/ Communications
  • Legal Computer Applications
  • Tribunal Practice & Procedure
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Ontario Human Rights Tribunal
  • Residential Landlord and Tenant Law
  • Advocacy
  • Ethics & Professional Responsibility
  • Practice Management / Operating a Business
  • Legal Accounting
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  • Microsoft Office

Course Outcomes:

Upon successful completion of this course student will be able to:

  • Demonstrate the ability to examine various legal problems by identifying appropriate areas of the law and sources to consult in commencing the process of legal analysis.
  • Demonstrate competence in researching legislation, case law and other secondary legal materials.
  • Summarize legal research findings in appropriate legal formats with clear and compelling analysis and conclusions.
  • Demonstrate competence in effective communication in legally relevant contexts such as presentations of case summaries, interviewing clients, and group presentations.
  • Prepare, draft and produce legal documents, including pleadings and other court documents, wills, corporate documents, or real estate documents.
  • Demonstrate an awareness of and ability to identify legal issues in a broad range of areas through an exposure to a variety of legal subjects.

Career Opportunities

Paralegals find employment in law firms, paralegal firms, immigration practices, corporate law departments, legal aid clinics, collection agencies, government departments and agencies, courts and tribunals.

Paralegals, once licensed, are entitled to open their own practice and handle matters for their own clients.

Unlike carriers in some other industries, the legal industry does not suffer ups and downs with the economy but continues to grow.

Careers that correspond with the skills learned in this program include:

  • Provincial Offences Agent
  • Small Claims Court Agent
  • Landlord Tenant Tribunal Agent
  • Labor Board Agent
  • WSIB Benefits Agent
  • SABS Benefits Agent
  • Summary Offences Agent

Course Duration :

51 Weeks

 

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