PARA 1100 - Intro to Law and Ethics

3 Credits

3.00 Credits

Pre-requisite(s): Provisional Admission

NOTE: Students enrolled in this course are required to complete the entry level occupational work ethics course during the same term.

Emphasizes the American legal system, the role of the lawyer and legal assistant within that system, and the ethical obligations imposed upon attorneys and legal assistants. Topics include: survey of American jurisprudence, code of professional responsibility and ethics overview, and introduction to areas of law and legal vocabulary.