Paralegal Training in Ottawa
Paralegals are non-lawyers providing legal services in specified areas of practice to the public for a fee. The type of work that a licensed paralegal can perform is limited by the Law Society and this program is restricted to those areas of law.
Highly organized and detail-oriented individuals will enjoy a career in the fascinating world of legal studies.
Watch this video and learn more about the legal studies programs offered at Herzing College and the career opportunities available in the legal sector.
This program, accredited by the Law Society of Upper Canada, prepares graduates to apply to the Law Society of Upper Canada to become licensed paralegals. Areas of study include Understanding Statutes and By-Laws, Torts and Contracts, Evidence and the Litigation Process, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Small Claims Court, Tribunal Practice, Provincial Offences/Motor Vehicle Offences, Criminal Summary Conviction Procedures and Ethics.
Program length: 12 months, includes 4 week internship