Effective Ways to Get and Stay Organized
Course book included with all formats
Organization is one of the key traits of a successful paralegal. Those who do it well are usually the ones who are recognized for their skills and obtain more substantive assignments. Discover how you can use one of your everyday tools, Microsoft Outlook, to ensure compliance with deadlines, keep track of work in progress, prioritize workflow, and communicate and share information with your legal team more effectively.
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
Presenter: Coti Westby
This course will qualify for 1.0 hours of continuing education for paralegals, including 0.0 hour of ethics, toward the eligibility requirements of the DPA Delaware Certified Paralegal Program.
This course will qualify for 1.0 hours of self-study continuing education for paralegals, including 0.0 hour of self-study ethics credit, toward the eligibility requirements of the Florida Registered Paralegal Program.
This course will qualify for 1.0 hours of distance learning continuing education for paralegals, including 0.0 hour of ethics, toward the eligibility requirements as a paralegal affiliate member of the Indiana State Bar Association. No more than 3.0 hours of distance learning CLE credit may be earned during a reporting period.
This program may qualify for up to 1.0 hours of self-study CLE credit by the Montana Commission on Continuing Legal Education, including 0.0 hour of ethics. No more than 4.0 hours of self-study CLE credit may be earned during a reporting period.
This seminar meets the requirements of the Certifying Board for Legal Assistants of the National Association of Legal Assistants, Inc., for 1.0 hours, including 0.0 ethics, of continuing legal assistant education self-study credit required to maintain the CLA (Certified Legal Assistant) credential.
This course will qualify for 1.0 hours of self-study continuing education for paralegals, including 0.0 hour of ethics, toward the eligibility requirements of the Ohio State Bar Association Paralegal Certification program.
Approved by the Paralegal Division of the State Bar of New Mexico for 1.0 general self-study credit and 0.0 ethics self-study credit (for a total of 1.0 hours CLE).
NBI, Inc. is licensed by the New Hampshire Department of Education Office of Career School Licensing. There are no enrollment prerequisites or admissions requirements for this course, and there is no exam or grading system. Satisfactory progress is based solely on attendance at the course. Credits may not be transferred. All refunds shall be paid within 30 days upon written notification from a student of cancellation or withdrawal. Students receiving benefits from federal programs shall be subject to federal refund policies, rules and regulation. Student complaints should be directed to our office at (800) 930-6182. Upon exhausting all avenues with NBI, Inc. for resolution, students may file a complaint with the Office of Career School Licensing at (603) 271-6443.
COTI WESTBY is the owner of Legal Notebook Assembly in New York City, specializing in preparing and delivery of trial and litigation notebooks at any time of day. Ms. Westby emphasizes the importance of calendaring deadlines in conjunction with forecasting the amount of hours it takes to accurately execute projects while meeting case schedule deadlines, including the delivery deadlines to the court and opposing counsel. Ms. Westby has 10+ years of paralegal experience in family, civil rights, employment, and real estate law specializing in trial preparation, domestic violence, heavy caseloads, calendaring, and balancing multiple and tight deadlines. She earned her associates degree in paralegal studies at Florida Metropolitan University and civil litigation coursework certificates from NALA. She is a licensed notary in Washington State and New York State.