Careers

Those graduating with a University of Stirling Graduate Diploma in Law or Graduate Certificate in Law are trained for careers in the Registered Paralegal profession. The Diploma & Certificate are paralegal qualifications preparing graduates for the undernoted careers.

Civil Litigation

Involves pursuing or defending actions in the civil courts and appearing in small claim cases.



Careers Include:
  • Civil Court Paralegal
  • Personal Injury Paralegal
  • Reparations/RTA Paralegal
  • Insurance Paralegal

Criminal Litigation

Involves the legal processes associated with the defence or prosecution of accused in the criminal courts.




Careers Include:
  • Criminal Law Paralegal
  • Criminal Defence Paralegal
  • Precognition Officer

Conveyancing

Involves handling the legal formalities of sales and purchases of houses and other property.



Careers Include:
  • Conveyancing Paralegal
  • Residential Conveyancing Paralegal
  • Mortgage Paralegal

Debt Recovery

Involves pursuing or defending actions for payment of debts in the civil courts and appearing in small claim cases.



Careers Include:
  • Debt Recovery Paralegal
  • Court Paralegal
  • Litigation Paralegal

Wills & Executries

Involves handling the administration of deceased estates, trusts, powers of attorney and guardianship.




Careers Include:
  • Trusts & Executries Paralegal
  • Executry Paralegal
  • Private Client Paralegal