Like the exam itself, this comprehensive manual is known in the field for high standards of paralegal professionalism and excellence. This latest edition is an invaluable resource for those preparing to take the Certified Legal Assistant (CLA) /Certified
"Cengage is the "go-to" publisher for the CP exam prep materials. The self-assessment checklist is wonderful. A learner can determine roughly how much time and effort he/she should spend on the materials based upon his/her experience and education."
"The strengths of the textbook are: a. Excellent concise presentation of the substantive areas of the law and the skill sets that will be tested on the national examination. b. Practice timed exams for the student to use to verify their understanding of the material. And, the self-tests expose the student to the exam's format: True/False, Multiple Choice, Matching and Essay questions. c. Details on test preparation in general and specifics on taking the CP examination."
"It looks like a lifetime of work went into it and I applaud the author! I would certainly recommend it."
Virginia Koerselman Newman, J.D. was a practicing attorney for 26 years and a paralegal instructor at Metropolitan Community College in Omaha Nebraska, for 22 years. She now operates Koerselman Newman Law Publications near Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, where she continues to teach as well as to write about paralegal topics. Ms. Koerselman Newman is a frequent speaker at law conventions and seminars and is the author of several law books. She is a member of various professional organizations and is currently Education Consultant to NALA.