LEGAL 250: Paralegal Internship

Credits 1 5
Quarter Offered

Work-place learning in a legal services office. Aid attorneys with legal research, interview and provide advice to clients, and assist in case planning. Assist with development of self-help materials for pro-se litigants, training materials for staff and clients, and work on other special projects depending on the needs of the office. This class may include students from multiple sections. 

  1. Conduct legal research and analysis.
  2. Conduct scientific research and analysis.
  3. Draft memoranda, affidavits and briefs.
  4. Research prospects for new litigation, including both factual and legal claims.
  5. Assist with the development of litigation strategies.
  6. Prepare reports, training and advocacy materials.