Train for a Legal Assistant/Secretary Career

The Legal Assistant/Secretary student is trained to assist the attorney in performing numerous legal tasks.

This program will prepare the student to:

  • Understand and use legal terminology properly
  • Prepare and transcribe legal documents
  • Perform legal research
  • Maintain files
  • Prepare case material and data prior to litigation
  • Understand thoroughly the:
    • Oregon Rules of Civil Procedure
    • Uniform Trial Court Rules of the State of Oregon
    • Oregon Revised Statutes
    • Supplemental local rules

This program is designed for 35 weeks (30 weeks full-time externship, 35 weeks part-time externship. Full-time/part-time externship is site dependant). Participation in externship in no way implies or suggests employment for the student. Externship without remuneration is required.

Employment opportunities will include:

  • Legal Secretary
  • Legal Assistant
  • Magistrate Assistant
  • Confidential Secretary
  • Judicial Administrative Assistant
  • Legal Administrative Secretary
  • Litigation Assistant, Secretary
  • Legal office receptionist
  • Other related positions

Abdill Career College, Inc. is here to provide the educational means that assist you in determining your next career. If you have questions or would like learn more about our Legal Assistant/Secretary program, fill out our contact form or call us at 541-779-8384 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Contact us today!

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