Paralegal Studies

Paralegal Program Objectives

Graduates of the University of Toledo, ABA approved Paralegal Studies Program will:   

  • Develop organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills which will enhance the student’s ability to contribute to the graduate’s legal  environment;
  • Possess a broad understanding of legal concepts in a variety of substantive areas;
  • Develop critical thinking skills and learn to express legal concepts clearly and briefly by adherence to the rudiments of successful legal writing:  preciseness, conciseness, simplicity, and clarity;
  • Be introduced to legal technology including trial software presentation and litigation support programs; and
  • Be able to identify ethical issues relative to the practice of law.
Last Updated: 6/9/16