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The Importance of a Paralegal’s Writing Skills

The Importance of a Paralegal’s Writing Skills

The latest episode of The Paralegal Voice, “The Importance of a Paralegal’s Writing Skills”, co-hosted by Vicki Voisin and me, is now available at Legal Talk Network.

Sally Kane, Editor-in-Chief of Paralegal Today (formerly Legal Assistant Today) and Editor of Litigation Support Today, is the featured guest. An experienced legal professional and freelance writer who has published hundreds of articles in print and web-based media, Kane discusses the importance of writing to a paralegal’s career.

In this episode:

  • Paralegal Today’s mission to provide career, technology and news to paralegals
  • Why it is beneficial to paralegals to get their writing published
  • How paralegals can get published, including the different venues available today
  • How to submit an article proposal to Paralegal Today
  • Writing problems common to paralegals – and how to fix them
  • Practice and social media tips from Vicki and Lynne

The Paralegal Voice also thanks its sponsors: Teris, West Deposition Services, Clio and the National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA).
Here are the links mentioned in this podcast:

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2 Responses to The Importance of a Paralegal’s Writing Skills

  1. Lana, thanks so much for helping us "lay the word on the paralegal herd." Sally is incredibly knowledgeable and helpful – to paralegals *and* Grammar Geeks 🙂

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