Rhode Island Paralegal Requirements & Resources
Becoming a Paralegal in Rhode Island
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 because the State of Rhode Island does not place any specific requirements on this profession.
Professional Paralegal Associations
Rhode Island Paralegal Association (RIPA)
The Rhode Island Paralegal Association (RIPA), incorporated in 1979, is a voluntary non-profit association. It works to enhance the recognition of the paralegal profession within the legal community.