Legal Administrative Assistant

Legal administrative assistants perform a variety of secretarial and administrative duties in law offices, legal departments of large firms, real estate companies, land title offices, municipal, provincial and federal courts and government.


The program is designed to prepare students with legal terminology and legal office procedures. After completion of this program student will be able to effectively handle a legal office independently.

Course Benefits

Students will learn the professional and legal standards required to work in the Canadian offices throughout the public and private sectors. Education in this field can allow you to advance in your field and potentially earn a higher salary.

This special program qualifies graduates for careers such as

  • Administrative assistant – legal
  • Administrative assistant – legal
  • Corporate law legal assistant
  • Legal assistant
  • Legal assistant – criminal law
  • Legal secretary
  • Litigation legal assistant
  • Litigation secretary
  • Real estate secretary

Course Structure


Unit ID Unit Name
001 Computer Fundamentals
002 Microsoft Office Suite Applications
003 Legal Office Procedures
004 General Law
005 Corporate Law
006 Real Estate Law
007 Wills and Estates
008 Legal Documentation
009 Legal Research and Writing
010 PC Law
011 Simply Accounting
012 English Fundamentals
013 Keyboarding
014 Soft Skills for Business
015 Practice Labs

Entry Requirements


    • Ontario Grade 12 or equivalent


  • Mature Student (18 years of age or older) & A passing SLE TEST

Next Steps

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Sunview training isn’t about getting a diploma – it’s about making your career. Our emphasis is on practicality, and we believe that once concepts are understood in theory, your focus should be on the practical. By minimizing the amount of reading and increasing the hands-on practical experience, you will be better prepared to face any challenges with a new found confidence. We provide a practical approach and guidance for students looking to secure good placements in strong organizations in Canada. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

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If you’re interested in learning more about careers in Legal Administration and exploring whether this is the right career path for you, an Admissions Counselor would be happy to answer any questions you have and help with everything from scheduling to financial aid.

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