Legal Assistant Program

Lawyers rely on legal assistants to help with dozens of tasks, including research, filing, and client communications. The ABM College Legal Assistant program in Calgary prepares you for these positions by introducing the fundamentals of legal knowledge, terminology, and procedures in a practical, fast-paced way.

Attorneys across Canada need legal assistants who understand specialized accounting, office software, and legal terminology. Apply today and you could be well on your way to a new career as a fully qualified legal assistant!

Job Opportunities

  • Legal Firms
  • The Legal Departments of Large Corporations
  • Real Estate Companies
  • Insurance Companies
  • Municipal, Provincial and Federal Courts
  • Related Government Departments and Agencies (for example, land title offices)

You Will Learn

  • Legal Office Procedures
  • Documentation and Research
  • Legal Terminology
  • Family Law
  • Civil Litigation
  • Real Estate Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Wills and Estates
  • Legal Accounting
  • Credit and Collection Law
  • MS Word
  • MS Access
  • MS Outlook
  • Keyboarding
  • Business Writing and Communication
  • Employment Seminars

Diploma

Legal Assistant

31 Weeks

Course Duration

Program Offered In

Calgary

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