NALP Higher Diploma Graduate | Gabriel Osamor

We had the pleasure of catching up with Gabriel Osamor LLB who recently graduated from The University of East London and received the NALP Higher Diploma in Paralegal Practice.   What is the NALP Higher Diploma?   The NALP Higher Diploma is available to Undergraduates studying Law at 7 Universities across England. The Higher Diploma in Paralegal Practice is integrate... Read More

In the Press | How to become a Paralegal

NALP CEO Amanda Hamilton discusses how to become a Paralegal with our trusted partners Simply Law Jobs Ever dreamed of a career in law but are worried about the time it takes and the amount it costs to train? Or are you concerned that perhaps it’s too late for you – just that bit ‘too old’ to change career? Training to become a Paralegal could be the answer... Read More

In The Press | The evolving role of the Paralegal

NALP CEO Amanda Hamilton discusses the diverse role of a Paralegal  Many people are working within a company performing certain tasks day in, day out, not realising that what they are doing may class them as a 'Paralegal'. Why should this matter? Why should you be ‘pigeon-holed’? In this current climate, giving yourself a lift up the ladder can help your car... Read More

Introducing New Board Member - Malcolm Trotter

  We are delighted to welcome Malcolm Trotter to the governing board of National Association of Licensed Paralegals, he'll be a fantastic asset to our board and we look forward to him joining our next meeting.   Malcolm is an international education professional who works with membership associations, sector, government bodies and private corporations to improve the rele... Read More

In the Press | Best Practice for Paralegals

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Why qualifying as a Paralegal is the only career option for those wanting to enter the legal service profession

  Article Published in Education Magazine in September 2018   Read it here

In the Press | Paralegals - what they must never do when offering their services direct to consumers

  We discuss the importance of Paralegals representing themselves honestly to consumers and the reserved activities they cannot perform. There's a fantastic opportunity fo Paralegals to offer affordable legal assistance, membership bodies like NALP ensure Paralegals abide by their code of conduct.    With the withdrawal of legal aid for most cases (save the most u... Read More

Paralegal Job | Innocent Smoothies - Level 7 NALP Graduates

  Paralegal / Legal Assistant Innocent Smoothies Location: London  Paralegal position that would be great for our Level 7 Postgraduates with their Diploma in Paralegal Practice.  What you'll be doing Working with our legal counsel, it will be your job to provide all-round legal support including drafting contracts, letters of advice, reviewing and negotiating... Read More

Paralegal Job | Co-op - Great for NALP Level 4 and 7 Graduates

  Co-Op are hiring a Paralegal to join their legal team in Manchester, this is a fantastic opportunity for NALP Level 4 and 7 Graduates, looking for an exciting role within a great organisation.   The Co-op is changing. And it's changing fast. We're re-building our business to make it fit for the future, and our in-house legal team has a massive role to play in this tra... Read More

Why is qualifying as Paralegal is a great alternative to a legal career for students?

  Do your students want a career in law? Qualifying as a Paralegal may be their best option.   NALP's CEO Amanda Hamilton discusses with FE.co.uk the benefits of Paralegal Qualifications as an alternative route to a legal career for students.        Firstly, it’s not as costly to gain paralegal qualifications. Ofqual aw... Read More