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Table of Contents: September/October 2004



Paralegal of the Year

2004’s winner and runners-up are enthusiastic, enamored and optimistic about their careers.

By Elizabeth Millard


Paralegals at the Top 

How paralegal managers help run some of the nation’s largest law firms.

By Rachel Campbell

(Originally appeared in print as "High Risers")


It’s a Jungle Out There 

Paralegals manage e-mail in a dark new world of spam, malware, confidentiality and information overload.

By Dennis Kennedy


Diving Deep

Searching beneath the surface to find a world of information.

By Neal R. Bevans


news & trends

  • Paralegal Killed in Iraq

  • FLSA FairPay Regulations Take Effect

  • Attorney Imposter Sentenced

  • Paralegal Plunders Proceeds

  • The Rules of Discovery

  • Oregon Pursues Legal Assistant for UPL

  • Managers See Earnings Increase

  • Paralegal Program Director Scores Promotion

  • NALA Hosts Annual Convention


Association Notes


tech center

Creative Computing

The Metadata Mystery – Solutions for keeping confidential information within your firm walls.
By Pamela S. Brown


What’s New





Editor’s Desk


Your Letters


Career Advice

The Art of Vacationing – Smaller doses of time out make managing work easier. By Rod Hughes



Legal Research & Writing

Elevate Your Skills – By J. Renee Moore


Manager’s Desk

Dealing With Disabilities – By Fawn Barnes – Link to ADA Resources


Student’s Workshop

Lending a Voice – By Neal R. Bevans


Litigation Corner

Case Management Strategies – By Melynda Hill


Corporate Comment

Making a Dream a Reality – By Claudia J. Taller – Link to Closing Checklist Example


My Specialty

A Look at Beach Liability Law




Professional Placement

Advertiser Index

Legal Products & Services Directory



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