The Blog Formerly Known As Practical Paralegalism
Leave no stone unturned when seeking work, whether it’s networking in person or on the Internet, or using different job search engines to explore job opportunities. Even if you have not graduated yet, you should still regularly research employment opportunities in the area where you plan to search for work. If you live in an area of the country where paralegal jobs are few and far between and are able to consider relocation, research the availability of paralegal jobs all over the country at lawjobs.com.
As of today, there were numerous paralegal and legal assistant jobs listed at lawjobs.com. The listed jobs are in almost every specialty area with private law firms, corporations, non-profit organizations, and the federal government. Membership at the site is free. Benefits of getting an account include the ability to post your resume, job alerts, a Career Center and salary information. Lawjobs.com also has a special report “The Layoff List” which provides up-to-date information regarding “employment shifts” at major firms.
Don’t limit your job search to lawjob.com, but add it to your list of sites to review regularly, especially if you’re researching the possibility of relocating.