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Paralegal Collection


What are softskills? Job-related expertise or "hard-skills" are essential in paralegal profession. .Although hard skills are necessary in order to operate in that particular workplace, your career success may depend on how you relate to other people and to work: - the so-called soft skills.

Use the CC Library Catalog to find books on softskills. Here are a fes titles:

  • California Basic Practice Handbook (CEB) 
    (Law KFC 80 .C3 ) 2012 Lawshelf only. 
  • Introduction to paralegalism : perspectives, problems, and skills.
    by William Statsky.   Pub info: Cengage learning 2016
    (Law KF320 .L4 S73 2016) Lawshelf and stacks 
  • What you did not learn in paralegal school : law office practice skill sets
    by Barb Teachblade Reynolds. Pub info:Createspace 2012
    ( Law KF320 .L4 R49) Lawshelf and stacks
  • Law office management for paralegals
    by Lauren Vietzen.  Pub info: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business,Aspen 2012
    (Law KF318 .V54) Lawshelf and stacks
  • The paralegal's handbook 
    by Anita Haworth Pub infor: Kaplan 2010
    (Law KF 320 L4 H39) lawshelf and stacks
  • Lessons from the top paralegal experts : the 15 most successful paralegals in America and what you can learn from them. 
    by Carol Bruno. Pub info: Delmar Cengage Learning, 2008.
    (Law KF 320 L4 B786) 2008  Lawshelf and stacks
  • Law office reference manual
    by Joann Lee. Pub infoL McGraw-Hill 2008
    (Law KF 319 L338) Lawshelf only

Books on ethics

McGraw-Hills ethics for paralegals 
by Linda Spagnola.
Pub info:McGraw-hill 2009 
(Law KF 320 L4 S69 ) Lawshelf only

Top 10 Rules of Ethics for paralegals 2d/ Deborah Orlik
Pub info: Prentice Hall 2011
(Law KF 306 075) Lawshelf and stacks


CEB Practice guides

California client communications manual : sample letters and form / CEB
Print (Law ​KFC 77 C355)
Lawshelf only Current subscription

NALA Manuals

NALA manual for paralegals and legal assistants 2015.
by NALA. Pub info: Cengage Learning, 2015
(Law KF320 L4)  Lawshelf and stacks