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School of Business, Technology & Trades :: Programs of Study

Paralegal Studies - AAS

The Paralegal Studies curriculum is designed to provide an individual working under the direction and supervision of a lawyer with a sufficient level of knowledge, understanding, and proficiency to perform tasks in meeting the needs of clients. A paralegal will have a basic understanding of the general process of American law and will have the knowledge and proficiency to perform specific tasks under the supervision of a lawyer in the fields of criminal and civil law.

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Program Head

Jennifer Armentrout
Assistant Professor, Paralegal Studies

Phone: 540-857-6486
Location: Webber Hall W206

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School of Business, Technology & Trades
Location: Webber Hall W305
Phone: 540-857-7272
Fax: 540-857-7086

Mailing address:
3098 Colonial Ave., SW
Roanoke, VA 24015