Legal teams rely on the critical support of administrative assistants to keep offices running smoothly, provide services in a timely manner and act as contacts with clients.
Considering a legal administrative assistant career? If so, the job outlook looks good. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, legal administrative assistant jobs are expected to increase 18 percent by 2018.* In addition,
Depending on training, experience and the type of organization, responsibilities may include receptionist and office management, preparing legal papers and correspondence such as summonses, complaints, motions and subpoenas and legal research.
Employer requirements vary, but all focus on office and computer skills. At Globe University, our 15-month Legal Administrative Assistant Diploma program provides hands-on training in employer-requested skills and knowledge of the most common legal specialties. If you would like more information, call us today at 1-877-303-6060, contact college admissions or stop by any campus location. A representative will be happy to visit with you about careers outlooks and training programs.
*Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2010-2011 Edition
**Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2009
Globe University is accredited by Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award doctoral degrees, master’s degrees, bachelor of fine arts degrees, bachelor of science degrees, associate in applied science degrees and diplomas.
Working collaboratively with fellow Globe Education Network member Minnesota School of Business, the university offers college degree programs online and on campus in locations in the Minneapolis-St. Paul region (the IDS Center, Blaine, Brooklyn Center, Plymouth, Richfield, Elk River, Lakeville and Woodbury), Rochester, Shakopee, St. Cloud and Moorhead, Minnesota (MN); Appleton, Green Bay, Wausau, Eau Claire, La Crosse, Middleton and Madison, Wisconsin (WI); and Sioux Falls, South Dakota (SD). Our online program is world-wide, and our campuses serve students from Upper Midwest communities including Fargo, North Dakota (ND) and Bloomington, Eagan, White Bear Lake, Coon Rapids, Eden Prairie, Burnsville, Roseville, Maplewood, Minnetonka and Maple Grove, MN.