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Paralegal Certificate Live Online

Course number : 37326   ID : 90231    Class Section : Fall 1
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This accelerated course teaches the real-life skills you need to be a successful paralegal and prepare for entry- to mid-level positions in the legal field. Paralegal positions are expected to have a faster-than-average growth rate in the U.S. between now and 2022. This certificate program can help you get into this promising career. This class will be offered fully online.


  • Prepare trial notebooks
  • Conduct legal research using LexisNexis
  • Draft legal documents
  • Participate in a hands-on legal service-learning project
  • Become familiar with the various areas of practice within the law
  • Have the opportunity to network and connect with the legal community


If you have an interest in working in the legal field and enjoy working with people, a paralegal career is the perfect choice for you. Those looking to start a profession as a paralegal, considering law school or wanting to brush up on specific skills should attend.

For those that have a Bachelor's degree, you can earn a Paralegal Post-Baccalaureate Certificate. In order to be considered for the post-baccalaureate certificate, please submit a transcript (unofficial is allowed) to: Paralegal Program Supervisor, UNM Continuing Education, MSC07 4030, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131. For questions, please contact (505) 277-0077.

Class Details

32 Sessions
Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Weekly - Mon, Wed.  
  Weekly - Tue, Thu.  

Location : CE Online Location : 
  CE Online.

Instructor : Multiple Instructor :
 1.Darren Cordova  2.Antonia Roybal-Mack, JD 



Please read:  Distance Learning option is available with this course. UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development.



Registration Closes On
Monday, September 21, 2020 @ 11:59 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
9/21/2020 - 11/11/2020 Weekly - Mon, Wed 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM Albuquerque, CE Online  Map, Room: Zoom Antonia Roybal-Mack, JD  ; Darren Cordova 
9/22/2020 - 11/12/2020 Weekly - Tue, Thu 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM Albuquerque, CE Online  Map, Room: Online Darren Cordova