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NALS Adds Specialties to Its Specialty Certificate Program

Monday, January 11, 2016   (0 Comments)

NALS is pleased to announce the addition of seventeen new specialty topics to its Specialty Certificate Program! Featuring a new total of twenty-one specialty offerings, the NALS Specialty Certification program will be even better designed to assist legal professionals who wish to go above and beyond, set themselves apart fro m the competition, and make their area of expertise known! By providing these additional specialty options, NALS is allowing a wider range of professionals to demonstrate their expertise in specialized areas of law and obtain recognition for their efforts.


A full list of Specialty Certificate options are below: 


Administrative Law
Appellate Law
Bankruptcy Law
Business Law
Civil Litigation
Contract Law
Corporate Law
Criminal Law
Elder Law
Employment Law

Estate Planning/Probate
Family Law
Immigration Law
Insurance Law
Intellectual Property 
Juvenile Law
Law Office Management
Personal Injury Law
Real Estate Law
Trial Management


Any individual currently holding a NALS Professional Paralegal (PP) or Professional Legal Secretary (PLS) certification may obtain a specialty certificate after earning a minimum of 50 continuing legal education (CLE) hours in one of the specialty tracks designated by NALS within their five-year certification validity period.

Click here to learn more about the NALS Specialty Certificate Program.


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About NALS

NALS is a leader in the legal services industry offering professional development by providing continuing legal education, certifications, resources, and training to those choosing the legal services industry as their career.  Its members represent every area of this industry from paralegals and legal secretaries to legal administrators and office managers.  Because of this diversity and an openness to welcome all members of the industry, NALS offers a broad spectrum of expertise to make the programs offered valuable to all members of the legal services industry.  This allows NALS’ members to learn about other areas of the industry, making career enhancement as well as advancement easily attainable. For more information about NALS, please visit


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