BOT Legal Administrative Assistant Option
Associate in Science
The duties of a legal administrative assistant vary considerably depending on the specialty of the law office. However, all legal administrative assistants should be able to: prepare time sheets indicating the hours an attorney spends on behalf of different clients; prepare clients fee and disbursement statements; and prepare appropriate documents for real estate, probate, corporate, tax, civil or criminal litigation, and domestic matters. Knowledge of legal terminology is essential for anyone seeking a career as a legal administrative assistant.
† Students who satisfy the Keyboarding for Information Processing I (BOT*111) requirement substitute Computerized Communication (BOT*220)
^ Prerequisite: BOT*111; may not be taken concurrently with BOT*111
‡ BOT*272 and BOT*271 are offered in odd years only