Paralegal Technology Professionalism Summit

Start Date

August 19, 2019

End Date

August 19, 2019

Start Time

2:30 pm

End Time

7:30 pm


Wynn Center (Building 10), Multi-Purpose Room

This is a one-day event comprised of a student orientation, skill-building workshops, and training sessions. Participants will hone skills needed in the Paralegal profession, learn about the certification process, and explore Workforce Development opportunities provided by Durham Tech.

The event is free and open to the public from 2:30-4:30 p.m.

Dinner will be provided for currently enrolled Paralegal Technology students. Meet Paralegal Technology program instructors and do some professional networking.



2:30-3:00 p.m.

Welcome and Introductory Remarks

3:00-3:10 p.m.

Program Overview and Curriculum Updates

3:10-3:30 p.m.

Work-Based Learning (Overview, Requirements, and Placement Opportunities)

3:35-3:55 p.m.

NC Bar Association (Paralegal Division)

  • Organization Overview
  • Membership Benefits
  • Sign-up

4:00-4:20 p.m.

Break 4:25-4:35 pm

LEX 110-Introduction to Paralegal Study (Orientation)

4:40-5:10 pm

Integrity in the Profession

Academic Integrity and Plagiarism Policy (Updates)
5:15-5:35 p.m.

LEX 120-Legal Research and Writing I (Orientation)

5:40-6:10 p.m.

Wrap-up, Survey, and Door Prizes

6:15-6:30 p.m.

Refreshments, Instructor Meet and Greet, and Professional Networking

6:35-7:30 p.m.

Register Now. Registration is requested by Aug. 12. 

Learn more about the Paralegal Technology program.