Minnesota Paralegal Requirements & Resources
Becoming a Paralegal in Minnesota
Minnesota 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
Minnesota Legal Administrators Association (MLAA)
The Minnesota Legal Administrators Association (MLAA), a chapter of the Association of Legal Administrators (ALA), has over 200 members and provides continuing support, educational/networking opportunities and information designed to assist members in their legal professions.
Minnesota Paralegal Association
The Minnesota Paralegal Association is a non-profit professional association dedicated to fostering the growth and development of the paralegal profession by promoting a high standard of professionalism to the legal community as well as the general public, encouraging communication among paralegals and related organizations, and supporting the ongoing education of paralegals.