What is a paralegal and when should I use one?

NALPs CEO Amanda Hamilton Discusses the tasks paralegals can perform and how to ensure you are employing a registered paralegal. 

 

A Paralegal is legally trained and educated to perform legal tasks and offer legal assistance but is not a qualified solicitor. However, a paralegal can do virtually everything that a solicitor can do expert activites that are referred to as 'Reserved Activities'

 

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