Paralegal Competency Credential

Choose four of the following Paralegal Competency Credential courses

Introduction to Paralegal
Discuss structure of the court system, career opportunities, legal terminology, and legal ethics.

Legal Research & Writing
Explore statutory and case law as well as federal, state, and local legal reports. Draft legal correspondence, memos, and briefs.

Business/Civil Law
Discuss legal system, lawmaking and adjudicatory processes. Examine laws related to torts, contracts, property transfer, and negligence.

Civil Litigation
Investigate jurisdiction, state and federal rules of civil procedures and evidence, motions and discovery, and the trial process.

Real Estate Law
Examine the role and obligations of a paralegal in residential and commercial real estate practice, with emphasis on real estate transfers, loan documents, title insurance, and the buyer/seller relationship.

Domestic Relations
Explains laws applicable to divorce, child custody, support, and distribution of marital property.

Paralegal Competency Credential


Professional Development Institute

Janet M. Jones, Director, Professional Development Institute

John P. Gorel, Director, Corporate Relations


Office Location: Ward Hall

Keystone College reserves the right to cancel or postpone any program due to insufficient enrollment or unforeseen circumstances. If a program is canceled, registrants will be notified and a refund will be processed. Requests for refunds for withdrawals must be submitted in writing five days prior to the start of the program. Refunds will not be issued for failure to attend a program.

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