The Paralegal certificate is appropriate for those who have already earned a bachelor’s degree and will prepare you for a rewarding career in a wide selection of legal areas. As a paralegal, you will be involved in all facets of the law while working under the direction of a licensed attorney. A successful paralegal is a good communicator, enjoys working with diverse populations, pays attention to details when researching and analyzing facts, is a strong problem solver, and is ethical. Western’s Paralegal classes are taught by certified Wisconsin Paralegals and licensed Wisconsin Attorneys.
*Please note that the delivery method for fall courses may change as the COVID-19 situation unfolds. Our goal is to ensure that teaching and learning happens in a safe environment. We will communicate updates as quickly as possible.