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University of Maine at Augusta
UMA’s Justice Studies Program offers a 21-credit hour postgraduate certificate in paralegal studies. After completing the certificate, a student will be able to:
- articulate a clear model of professionalism as a paralegal and be familiar with the ethical rules of the profession
- find, cite and analyze statutes, regulations, rules, and cases with regard to their authority and applicability
- manage complex information from other legal sources including the Registries of Deeds and Probate and Bankruptcy Court
- articulate a legal argument; summarize a deposition; draft an interrogatory and investigate facts as directed
- seek employment as a paralegal or employee with law-related training in public and private agencies
For more information, contact Program Coordinator:
Mary Louis Davitt
Visit Program Webpage: http://www.uma.edu/academics/programs/justice-studies/