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Table of Contents: July/August 2005



Examining the paralegal’s role.

By Rod Hughes

(Originally appeared in print as "A Class of Distinction")


A paralegal-attorney team combines trust and technology in a successful litigation practice.

By Ari Kaplan

(Originally appeared in print as "Formula for Success")


Jury Focus Groups

Examining what matters to a jury could make or break your case.

By Rachel Ng


The Ups and Downs of High-Low Agreements

By Catherine Astl, CLA


news & trends

  • Courts, Legislation Pave Way for Nonlawyer Advocates

  • State, Federal Courts Beef Up Security

  • S. Kristine Farmer Elected NFPA President

  • Handling New Bankruptcy Laws

  • Meet New NALS President, Mary Jo Denman

  • The Bluebook 18th Edition Released

  • Law Firm Goes the Extra Mile

  • Reed Smith University

  • NALA Revamps Its Specialty Program

  • LexisNexis Acquires Alumni Computer Group

  • Paralegal Serving Time for Thefts in Texas

  • Delaware Approves Certified Paralegal Program

  • Paralegal Publishes Fiction Novel

  • We The People Under Fire

  • Ad Rules Revamped for the 21st Century

  • News Briefs

Association Notes


tech center

Creative Computing

Adobe’s acrobatics can make life easier. By Kim T. Plonsky




What’s New





Editor’s Desk


My Opinion

Should Disbarred Attorneys Be Allowed To Work as Paralegals? – By Jennifer L. Young
and Scott Foster


Ethics Roundtable

Marketing Your Paralegals – By Therese A. Cannon, Nancy B. Heller, RP, and
Stacey Hunt, CLA, CAS


Raising the Bar

Greene Perlow


Career Advice

Designing a Training Program – By Elizabeth A. Gillis



Manager’s Desk

Keep Your Employees Happy – By Fawn Barnes, CLA


Student’s Workshop

Reality Check – By J. Renee Moore


Corporate Comment

Timing Is Everything – By Claudia J. Taller


Litigation Corner

The Power of Reconstruction – By Stacey Hunt, CLA, CAS, and Charles F. Plemons Jr.


Legal Research & Writing

Our Government at Work – By Mark A. Gediman


My Specialty

A Look at Corporate Law







Professional Placement


Advertiser Index


Legal Products & Services Directory



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