Legal Secretary Program

Legal Assistant Training to Support Lawyers in Michigan

Please Note: Career Quest is no longer accepting new enrollments for this program. 

 
The Career Quest Legal Secretary diploma program provides training in basic legal principles, legal research and writing. Graduates are prepared to seek entry-level employment with law firms, attorneys and government agencies. Michigan legal secretaries earn more than the national average and your knowledge and training will put you in a position to get the job you want.
 
During the Legal Secretary program, you’ll learn basic law, as well as office skills, and you'll be able to test out your training in the real world during an externship with a law firm or related office. 
  • Family law, contracts, business law, and criminal law
  • Office computer programs
  • Written and oral communication 
 
As part of your program, you will also apply your knowledge in the real world setting of a law office in a required externship.
 
There are a variety of titles for those trained and working in the entry-level legal field, including: Legal Secretary, Confidential Secretary, Judicial Administrative Assistant, Legal Administrative Secretary, Legal Assistant, Litigation Assistant, Magistrate Assistant, and Secretary.
 
Contact Career Quest Learning Centers today to learn more about our Legal Secretary program.

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“I was working in a factory for 13 years when I got laid off. I needed to do something totally different and I started at Career Quest. Now I’m teaching here. I love it. “

SUCCESS STORY

“The instructors at Career Quest are awesome,” she said. “I couldn’t have done this on my own. They really do set you up to succeed.”