Maryland Paralegal Requirements & Resources
Becoming a Paralegal in Maryland
Like most states, the State of Maryland does not place any education or certification requirements on those seeking to become a paralegal. Prospective paralegals may become a paralegal through on-the-job training opportunities or by pursuing a certificate program, an associate’s degree or a bachelor’s degree.
Professional Paralegal Associations
Maryland Association of Paralegals
Formed in 1974, “MAP” is the professional association for Paralegals in the State of Maryland. MAP offers networking, CLE, job bank, area meetings, and much, much more.