Becoming a solicitor

Working as a paralegal practitioner can be a rewarding career option in itself. Find out what Amanda Hamilton, Patron of the National Association of Licensed Paralegals (NALP), says about how spending time as a paralegal can lead to becoming a solicitor.

Planning for the unexpected

Contemplating the worst-case scenarios for you or your business isn’t easy, but important. Find out what Jane Robson, CEO NALP, has to say:

What to do with a sudden death

As uncomfortable as it might be, you have to consider what you would do if one or more of those people suddenly die. Here is what Jane Robson has to say:

AI in Law

AI in law is revolutionising legal research and document analysis, streamlining processes and improving efficiency. Find out what Yasmin Underwood, defence consultant and member of NALP, has to say:

Equality, Prejudice and Discrimination

Laws may be there to protect individuals legally in theory, but in practice, they don’t prevent inequality injustices or discrimination from actually happening. Find out what Amanda Hamilton, Patron of the National Association of Licensed Paralegals, has to say:

How to Provide Paralegal Services

Amanda Hamilton, Patron of the National Association of Licensed Paralegals (NALP), discusses using your paralegal services to take your career to the next step: Legal Secretary Journal: 8th September 2023

Holding Out

Amanda Hamilton, Patron of the National Association of Licensed Paralegals (NALP), discusses what holding out is and why it is important for the Paralegal sector to avoid it:

Discrimination at work

Amanda Hamilton, Patron of the National Association of Licensed Paralegals (NALP), discusses unfairly dismissed or suffered discrimination at work:

Paralegal Apprenticeships

Paralegal apprenticeships are there to give paralegals a great foundation on which to build a career. Find out what Jane Robson, CEO of NALP, has to say:

Legal Aid Act – 10 years on

Amanda Hamilton, Patron of the National Association of Licensed Paralegals looks at the impact, 10 years on, of the removal of legal aid for most cases: NE Connected: 25th May 2023 Institute of Legal Secretaries and PAs: 17th May 2023 Yorkshire Post: 20th April 2023 Family Friendly Working: 12th April 2023 Today’s Family Lawyer: 4th […]