Have a desire to get an instant start on a new career in the legal profession within a year? Interested in gaining challenging and rewarding employment in which you can play an integral role in supporting a lawyer’s practice? If you’re exploring a career as a legal assistant or legal administrative assistant, Humber’s Law Firm Profile – Office Administration program will help you get there.
Preparing legal documents, managing clients’ records and conducting research to assist lawyers or other legal professionals are among your primary responsibilities. With your understanding of pertinent legal procedures and your superior computer, administration and research skills, you will help lawyers manage an efficient and productive law practice.
When it comes to employment opportunities, Toronto is home to 14 of Canada’s 20 largest law firms, including the country’s top three, which have more than 300 lawyers each. Be in demand as a legal assistant or legal administrative assistant at a law firm, a government agency or in private industry.