The paralegal field is one of the fastest growing areas in the legal services industry. If your career goal is to work side-by-side with attorneys in a law firm, corporation, or court setting, an FLCC Paralegal education will fit perfectly into your plans. Whether you pursue your degree or certificate, our programs are approved by the American Bar Association, which means you'll receive the highest quality Paralegal education.
In our Paralegal degree program, you'll acquire the foundational knowledge and high-level skills that are utilized in paralegal positions in common legal specialty areas such as real property law, family law, or trust and estate law.
If you hold an associate degree or higher college degree and it is your goal to pursue a career as a paralegal, our certificate program is designed for you. The core courses in this program focus on legal theory, practical legal skills, and the twenty-first century office environment.
Nolana McKinstry, J.D., directs FLCC's Paralegal programs. Ms. McKinstry graduated from North Carolina Central University School of Law with her Juris Doctor. Previously, she served as the Director of Admissions for Syracuse University College of Law.