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Utilization of legal assistants among private practitioners

Utilization of legal assistants among private practitioners

a survey sponsored by the ABA"s Standing Committee on Legal Assistants.

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Published by The Committee in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Legal assistants -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsAmerican Bar Association. Standing Committee on Legal Assistants.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF320.L4 U86 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 57 p. :
      Number of Pages57
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL490940M
      ISBN 101570736308
      LC Control Number98222064
      OCLC/WorldCa42603177

      Public and private schools. Public sports facilities. These might be both facilities for the direct use of the public -- community pools and athletic fields, for example -- or stadiums and arena where school, college, or professional teams play as entertainment. Groups and organizations. Joshua has since helped legal practitioners improve their services, working for Thomson Reuters' publishing departments in both the United States and Canada. Joshua currently serves as Lawyer-in-Residence for Clio, providing legal scholarship and research skills to the leading cloud-based practice management platform.

      The medical services which a homeopathic assistant may perform, except that a homeopathic assistant may not perform those specific functions and duties delegated or restricted by law to persons licensed as dentists, chiropractors, podiatric physicians, optometrists or hearing aid specialists under chapter , , , or B. to her practice of law, she was the Assistant Director of Nursing for Emergency and Hyperbaric Services at Cabrini Medical Center in New York City. She is a contributing editor on legal issues for the American Journal of Nursing and has published extensively in the nursing literature on .

        This book may be outdated. But what makes it so helpful is the choice of material and the topics. "The NALA Manual for Legal Assistants" is not a catch-all book, nor does it cover every facet of the legal assistant's career. Where it has helped me is by reading it Reviews: 2. Continuing education requirements, which all certified legal assistants must meet, assure that high standards are maintained. The CLA/CP designation has been recognized as a means of establishing the qualifications of a legal assistant in supreme court rules, state court and bar association standards and utilization guidelines.


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