What makes a good paralegal?

What makes a good paralegal?  The same qualities that make good lawyers.  Namely:

  • being an excellent listener
  • relentless dedication to enhancing one’s knowledge and skill-set
  • being extremely detail-oriented
  • possessing a great intuition
  • having a tremendous passion for the law
  • excellent research and writing skills

This list is taken from the following article about good lawyers:  http://www.law.com/jsp/law/careercenter/lawArticleCareerCenter.jsp?id=1202429215224