Legal Office Assistant

Student learn the legal assistant skills needs to work in the legal divisions of businesses and law firms.

Legal Office Assistant

The Legal Office Assistant program is designed to prepare students to be able 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 preparing correspondence and legal papers under the supervision of an attorney or paralegal.

Students learn legal assistant skills, 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 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, visit with a program advisor.

Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Cindi Clark
Black Hawk Hall 101
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Program Advisor (A-L)

Sharon Buss
Black Hawk Hall 204
319-296-2329 ext.1742
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Program Advisor (M-Z)

Beth Sindt
Black Hawk Hall 250
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Bryan Renfro
Black Hawk Hall 102
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