Guest Blog | Estate Battle to Prove Bitcoin Inventor

This is a Guest Blog from Finders International, the award-winning probate researchers. You can find out more about their services at www.findersinternational.co.uk   Estate Battle to Prove Bitcoin Inventor A court in Florida is to try and determine the inventor of bitcoin, according to a story in Money International this week. The ‘inventor’ of bitcoin is tho... Read More

Interview | Craig Johnson - What it Takes To Be a Successful Paralegal

What It Takes to Be a Successful Paralegal - NALP Chats with Paralegal and Entrepreneur Craig Johnson    We sat down with Craig Johnson A.NALP, Paralegal and founder of Johnson's Paralegal Services, to talk about what it takes to become successful in the Paralegal profession! Craig received his NALP Level 4 Diploma in Paralegal Studies in 2018 and his NALP Licence to P... Read More

Paralegal Job | The Associated Press

Check out this amazing new Paralegal job opportunity with The Associated Press! The AP are looking for an experienced Paralegal to join their London office.   The key responsibilities of the role are: Structure, draft and negotiate a variety of agreements, covering production, acquisition, licensing, syndication, marketing and international distribution of AP’s news c... Read More

Blog | Someone owes you money? Here's how to deal with it yourself without engaging a solicitor

Someone owes you money? How to deal with it yourself without engaging a solicitor By Amanda Hamilton, NALP     Whether you work for yourself or run a small business, the most difficult thing to manage is cash flow. So, what can you do if you are owed money and the person is ignoring all your phone calls and letters?   Firstly, don’t panic!  It&rsq... Read More

Guest Blog | Series 16 Who Do You Think You Are?

This is a Guest Blog from Finders International, the award-winning probate researchers. You can find out more about their services at www.findersinternational.co.uk   Series 16 Who Do You Think You Are   A dazzling array of stars are lined up to dig deep into their familial roots for this years Who Do You Think You Are? Narrated by the Poldark actor Phil Davis, th... Read More

In the Press | June News Coverage Roundup

  June 2019 News Coverage Roundup     The month of June saw a ton of press activity for NALP! Here are the highlights:   Over the course of the month, CEO of NALP Amanda Hamilton's article on formulating Terms and Conditions for your business appeared in the following publications: June 6 - Small Business Insider: https://smallbusinessinsi... Read More

Blog | How to Set Up in Business as a Paralegal Practitioner

HOW TO SET UP IN BUSINESS AS A PARALEGAL PRACTITIONER By Amanda Hamilton, NALP   More and more Paralegals are setting themselves up in practice in order to offer vital legal services direct to consumers. With solicitors and barristers charging upwards of £150 per hour, many people are now turning to Paralegals who can do much the same as a solicitor or barrister (with e... Read More

Guest Blog | How To Boost Your Professional Reputation

How To Boost Your Professional Reputation   By Francine Ryan, lecturer in law and member of the Open Justice Centre at The Open University.  Brands and branding are usually associated with big companies like Google, Apple, Coca Cola, or McDonald's, but it is increasingly common to think of our workplace persona as being a brand, but very few of us consciously cultivate... Read More

Course Profile | Level 3 Diploma Series, Part 3: Developing Your Skills

Course Profile | Your Inside Look at the NALP Level 3 Diploma  Part 3: Developing Your Skills   When you’ve got a licensed qualification as a paralegal, there’s nothing holding you back from entering a diverse and interesting group of legal fields! The final part of the NALP Level 3 Diploma in Paralegal Practice dives into several different areas of law which you... Read More

Course Profile | Level 3 Diploma Series, Part 2: Entering Specialized Fields

Course Profile | Your Inside Look at the NALP Level 3 Diploma  Part 2: Entering Specialized Fields   As a paralegal, your opportunities depend on your knowledge and your qualifications. The NALP Level 3 Diploma in Paralegal Practice offers a complete professional education in everything you need to know to work as a paralegal! After your introduction to the world of par... Read More