Legal Office Assistant

Legal Office Assistant

The Legal Office Assistant program is designed to prepare students to support the legal divisions of businesses and law firms. Students learn most of the skills and knowledge required of the Executive Assistant program, as well as how to prepare correspondence and legal papers under the supervision of an attorney or paralegal. Students learn legal office procedures, legal transcription, legal terminology, and legal document production.

Legal Office Assistant is an Associate of Applied Science option of the Executive Assistant program.

Experience and Training

Students gain on-the-job experience at local businesses and organizations, ensuring that students possess the skills necessary to successfully obtain a job as a legal office assistant.

Transfer Information

Many of the business courses are designed to allow students easy transfer from one business program to another. For more information, contact a program advisor.

Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Cindi Clark
Black Hawk Hall 101
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Student Success Specialist

Valerie Eagen
Bremer Hall 102
319-296-2329 ext.1061
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Program Advisor

Sharon Buss
Black Hawk Hall 204
319-296-2329 ext.1742
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Program Advisor

Beth Sindt
Black Hawk Hall 202
319-296-2329 ext.1109
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Cynthia Bottrell, Ph.D.
Grundy Hall 266
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