The Survival Guide for Paralegals: Tips from the Trenches, by Karen Levine and Alan Gelb, offers hundreds of tried and true tips from successful legal professionals on how to “survive” your job. The book discusses paralegal work issues, dress, asking for a raise, and office politics in a highly motivating, fun, and empathetic way. From research and interviews to administrative responsibilities and time management, this book is a resource of user-friendly and user-tried hints.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: The Paralegal Life.
Chapter 2: Staying on Track.
Chapter 3: Working with Others.
Chapter 4: Stress: The Reality and the Relief.
Chapter 5: Embracing Professionalism.
Chapter 6: Getting Organized.
Chapter 7: Research, Writing, and Technology.
Chapter 8: Life in the Litigation Lane.
Chapter 9: The Corporate Culture and Other Paralegal Venues.
Chapter 10: The Savvy Paralegal.