Legal studies is an interdisciplinary arts major which involves the values, applications, and practices of law and legality and assesses how law provides a structure for political, economic, and cultural agencies. Legal assistants are educated and trained professionals who support the prominent figures in this field. Legal assistants’ responsibilities include investigating facts and evidence of a case; conducting research on rules and regulations; organizing information pertaining to a case; writing reports; assisting lawyers in court; and organizing information in electronic databases.
Students interested in pursuing a career as a legal assistant should encompass a number of skills and qualities essential in this field. Legal assistants must have efficient organizational skills since they are responsible for a number of tasks...Read More