Paralegal Job | CSM Sport and Entertainment

Shoot for the goal with this amazing opportunity at CSM Sport and Entertainment! CSM are looking for a qualified paralegal to join their London Legal Team. This is a great opportunity for a Paralegal who will be responsible for providing robust, timely and professional advice to an interesting and diverse organisation. You will be based in our London HQ and will handle your own workload a... Read More

Paralegal Job | Verizon Communications

A very exciting opportunity is now open at Verizon! They are seeking a qualified Paralegal for the International Legal and Regulatory team.    “You will be reporting to a director in the Commercial Legal team which negotiates complex sales transactions for Verizon’s businesses across Europe. Your primary responsibility will be the handling of a range of requirements... Read More

Blog | Want a Career Change or to Enter the Legal Profession? Here's How to Become a Paralegal

Want a Career Change or to Enter the Legal Profession? Here's How to Become a Paralegal By Amanda Hamilton, NALP   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... Read More

Announcement | NALP Achieves CPD Status for its Courses

NALP Training Achieves CPD Status for its Courses NALP Training trading as National Paralegal College are proud to announce that we have recently achieved accredited CPD Status with the CPD Standards Office.   The following courses now have a CPD status and will be recognised as part of your Continued Professional Development: 1. Professional Legal Skills: Drafting 2. P... Read More

Blog | National Paralegal Day Lifts the Mood in Westminster

National Paralegal Day Lifts the Mood in Westminster On March 14, we came together at the House of Commons to celebrate the inaugural National Paralegal Day with our members, partners, students and friends. It was a truly fantastic evening which gave us an opportunity to celebrate you – our loyal and inspiring paralegal members. Our special guests included the Shadow Lord Ch... Read More

In the Press | Qualifying as a Paralegal is an alternative route to a Legal Career

Amanda Hamilton discusses with how qualifying as a paralegal is a great alternative route to a legal career.    Qualifying as a solicitor or barrister is not only time consuming but also extremely costly. As a result, fewer and fewer students are able to take this route – even if they are passionate about a legal career.  Not only do they have to pay £27k for... Read More

Legal Guide | Taking Your Employer to Tribunal

  The reasons an employee might take their employer to tribunal are various: Poor pay, discrimination and sexual harassment are among the most common. Also, if you’ve been working for an employer for two years, and have been dismissed due to, or during, maternity, paternity or adoption leave, or jury service, or you have been forced to retire, this may be deemed unfair dismi... Read More

Legal Guide | What are your options for eviction?

As part of our continued efforts to promote the work of paralegals, we've been working with a variety of trade and business press to provide helpful legal guides. This often highlights when a paralegal may be a great alternative to a solicitor.    If you have a tenant who's in breach of a term in the agreement, such as non-payment of rent, then you can use a Section 8... Read More

The Barrister Magazine | Striving for an Inclusive Legal Services Sector

NALP's CEO Amanda Hamilton discusses "Striving for an Inclusive Legal Services Sector" in The Barrister Magazine    The consequence of increasing numbers of institutions able to offer the professional qualifications has caused irrevocable damage to the lives of graduates who have been misled into thinking that their career pathways would be mapped out, just beca... Read More

Press release | NALP and Yay!Starter Marketing announce partnership to further promote the status of paralegal profession.

NALP and Yay!Starter Marketing announce partnership to further promote the status of paralegal profession.   London, UK, 7th March 2019, One week prior to the National Paralegal Day, NALP (National Association of Licensed Paralegals), it’s training arm NALP Training trading as National Paralegal College and Yay!Starter Marketing announced partnership to promote... Read More