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Professor Abel Chen teaches a legal studies course.

Paralegal Studies

If you’re passionate about the law and can see yourself working in a courtroom, a law firm or other legal setting, consider paralegal studies for your academic focus. The paralegal studies associate’s degree and certificate programs can prepare you to work as a paralegal or legal assistant. These professionals conduct legal work under the direction and supervision of an attorney. We’ll teach you legal theory as well as the skills used by current paralegals. The program will enhance your reasoning abilities and you’ll be able to apply correct principles of law through analytical and critical thinking skills. The program exceeds the American Bar Association’s guidelines for paralegal education requirements.

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Paralegal Studies
Phone: 909-652-6830
Email: bat.staff@chaffey.edu


Abel Chen
Professor, Business Administration / Business Law Office BE-123
(909) 652-6847