Q: I’m looking for a new paralegal job and was wondering what skills I should emphasize or, if I don’t have them, should acquire so as to make myself more marketable to prospective employers? And which practice areas are generating the most legal jobs?
It’s a great idea to get a lay of the legal landscape before launching your search. That way you can maximize your chances of getting an interview and a job offer. Here’s a brief overview of the hot practice areas and in-demand skills for legal support professionals.