LEGL 127 - Law Office Management (3,0) 3 Credits
Prerequisite(s): LEGL 101 - Role of the Paralegal . This prerequisite is for A.A.S. students only; no prerequisite for Certificate students.
This course is an introduction to and exploration of the law office as a business and as a profession. The functional aspects of law office management such as fees, billing, timekeeping, ethical requirements, accounting, budgeting, and facilities management will be discussed. Administrative skills such as leadership, communication, delegation and personnel issues will also be addressed. Specific software and related skills in the essential operating systems that comprise the modern law office will be reviewed, including docket control, records management, file management, and library management. Offered in the fall semester.
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