These advanced online paralegal topics build upon the nationally acclaimed Paralegal Certificate CourseĀ© and are specifically designed for those who wish to extensively build upon their knowledge of law and paralegal studies in specialized facets of contemporary law. Additional paralegal training will give you a strong competitive edge over other paralegals and should increase your salary.


Format: Online

Hours: 45

Credits: 4.5 CEUs each

When: Monthly Sessions

Cost: $550 per course

These advanced paralegal topics provide comprehensive training and will enhance your legal knowledge and skills. View complete details of this program.

Topics included:

  • Advanced Legal Research
  • Alternate Dispute Resolution
  • Bankruptcy Law
  • Business Law and Practices
  • Constitutional Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Criminal Procedure
  • e-Discovery
  • Education Law
  • Estate Planning - Probate, Wills & Trusts
  • Family Law
  • Immigration Law
  • Intellectual Property
  • Real Property Law
  • Victim Advocacy
  • Water Law

*Those who successfully complete at least six advanced topics will be awarded a Certificate of Completion.

Who Should Attend?

  • Individuals seeking advanced paralegal training.
  • Current paralegals wanting to increase their office's efficiency, productivity, and billable hours as well as learn new marketable job skills

Course Information

Course Date Info: 
  • Each legal topic is offered six times per year; bimonthly start dates
  • Complete each topic in one 7-week session
  • Take up to three topics at a time
  • Must complete 6 topics within a year to earn Certificate of Completion

Course Format:
Online: During the 7-week online course, each weekly course lesson will be released on Monday, with an assignment due on Friday of the same week. Because there is no live-online component to this course, you may access course lessons at any time and on any day which fits your schedule. During the course, you will be able to contact your instructor via e-mail and through the online course discussion board.

Course Fee(s): 

$550 per course

This program is offered in partnership with CLS by BARBRI, one of America's most respected legal education training centers, that has offered legal programs nationally since 1980. Each online course is taught by an experienced legal and educational professional selected by CLS.