Paralegal / Program Overview

Women and men in Meredith’s paralegal program develop skills to lead with integrity in today’s fast-changing legal environment. Paralegal students set their own professional development goals while completing a rigorous schedule. Our flexible course scheduling and central location in Raleigh, N.C., help students maintain a work-life balance.

Why Meredith?

  • Quality Meredith's Paralegal Program is the only program in the Triangle approved by the American Bar Association.
  • Focus Acquaint yourself with the law and the role of paralegals in the legal profession. There are three concentrations within the Paralegal Program at Meredith—Civil Litiagation, Business Organizations and Real Estate
  • Personal With an average class size of 20 students, participants are able to establish personal relationships and professional networks with both instructors and peers. Each student meets personally with the program director to develop custom-tailored job search and professional strategies
  • Value Tuition and fees compare favorably with other programs
  • Compact Designed for working adults, Meredith’s program provides an exceptional academic experience that complements your work knowledge and schedule
  • Relevant The program is designed to train paralegals, not lawyers. Employers seek out our gradutes to fill positions locally and beyond. Meredith provides continuing education courses for graduates
  • Competitive Students must complete two prerequisite courses before continuing in this program. Learning is project-based and students gain practical knowledge through assignments with real-world application.
  • Internships Students in the Paralegal Program have the opportunity to take part in internships, which typlically last from 8-10 weeks for 8-10 hours per week. An internship is an ideal way for you to garner real-life legal experience and you will gain a powerful recruitment tool.
  • Jobs Assistance to participants with job placement begins while enrolled and continues after you earn your certificate in the Paralegal Program. Meredith has a wealth of contacts in the legal community who eagerly seek our graduates for employment opportunities.


Thank you for your Interest!

Please feel free to contact the Director of the Paralegal Program with any additional questions. We look forward to hearing from you!

Marisa S. Campbell, Esq
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Contact Information

115 and 116 Park
(919) 760-8354
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