Vermont Paralegal Requirements & Resources
Becoming a Paralegal in Vermont
Vermont has no legal requirements regarding the training and education of paralegals. Individuals seeking to enter the profession may do so through education in paralegal studies or by acquiring on-the-job experience.
Professional Paralegal Associations
Vermont Paralegal Organization (VPO)
The Vermont Paralegal Organization (VPO) is a statewide, volunteer-based organization. The purpose of the VPO is to establish and maintain high standards of education, conduct, and integrity among paralegals; to foster, advance and promote the paralegal profession; to facilitate communication within the Vermont paralegal community and within local, state, and national bar organizations; to support and encourage continuing education for paralegals in Vermont; to educate the legal and business communities in Vermont in the effective utilization of paralegals; and to encourage the expansion of paralegal roles.