Wills, Trusts, and Estates
The Wills, Trusts, and Estates advanced paralegal course succinctly covers key topics, helpful guides, and step-by-step instructions to prepare paralegals in the administration of wills, trusts, and estates. Are you looking to assist attorneys as they plan estates, explain rights, draft wills, set up trusts, appoint personal representatives, probate wills, file estate taxes, and represent clients in probate court? The e-text included in this course is easy to understand, with clear examples and a state-by-state analysis of trust and estate law. This course highlights the specific skills you will need to specialize in wills, trusts, and estates.
Blackstone advanced paralegal courses are each worth 20 hours towards the 50 hours of Continuing Legal Education (CLE) needed for recertification if you are a Certified Legal Assistant (CLA) through the National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA). Our coursework also qualifies as CLE credit for the five-year PLS and PP recertification through NALS…the association for legal professionals. With Blackstone’s advanced paralegal courses, you have the freedom and flexibility to take the courses you need to renew your certification and to advance you knowledge with specialized legal skills.
- Prerequisite: High School or General Equivalency Diploma
- Study Method: E-books with online study guides and exams
- Program Length: Completion time ranges from 4-6 months, with students given the option of up to 6 months if needed. Students must satisfy all academic and financial obligations to graduate from their program.