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TBLS filing period now open for paralegals

Posted by PD Membership on March 2, 2011

Thinking of becoming TBLS certified? TBLS’ filing period for paralegals is now open until April 1, 2011.

The Texas Board of Legal Specializations (TBLS) offers advanced certification for paralegals working in Texas.  Paralegal certification “recognizes and promotes the availability, quality, and utilization of the services of paralegals who, working under the supervision of duly licensed attorneys, have achieved a level of special knowledge in particular areas of law… .” [from www.tbls.org]

Paralegals can access the application directly at Paralegal Certification or visit www.tbls.org and choose About TBLS, to access requirements and download applications for certification in the following specialty areas: Criminal Law, Civil Trial Law, Estate Planning and Probate Law, Family Law, Personal Injury Trial Law, and Real Estate Law.

Contact Molly Galvez with questions regarding paralegal certification at their toll free number 855.277.TBLS(8257) or local Austin office number 512.453.7266, ext. 102.  Ms. Galvez may also be reached via email at mgalvez@texasbar.com.

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