Law Office Technology

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Are you looking to add to your legal skillset? Our Law Office Technology certificate is designed for attorneys, current paralegals, and students to prepare for the technology requirements within the legal profession.

Technical Certificate

This certificate will prepare you to use the technology software commonly used in law offices today along with the ethical rules for using this software. You will gain the skills necessary to gather, create, utilize, and store information within law offices, corporations, government agencies, or while performing legal research.


One year


About $3,390 total in tuition and fees.


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After Nashville State

You are workforce ready! With a certification in law office technology, you may work as a legal data analyst, legal document specialist, or court clerk. Work with our Career Services team to launch your career.


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Campus Availability: Courses for this degree are available at a variety of campus locations and online. To check current course offerings check class schedule.

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Broaden Your Skillset

Skills You Will Learn

  • Ability to use legal research methods online and in print 
  • Creation of legal documents 
  • Knowledge of common billing software
  • Utilization of law office management software or law practice software
  • Use of Microsoft Office programs
  • Familiarity with electronic court filing and e-discovery software
  • Understanding of the ethical rules governing law office technology
Note: The Law Office Technology Technical Certificate is not designed to help you to become a paralegal and is not approved by the American Bar Association.

Industry Certifications Available

  • Westlaw certification 
  • NSLT Law Office Technology certification
  • NSLT e-Discovery certification
  • Relativity certification

Career Outlook


Credit for What You Know

You may be eligible to earn college credit based on the experience you already have. This experience could come from your job, the military, and more.


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