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Contract Paralegal

Paralegal involved with Contracts and Contract Legal Document Preparation

A Contract Preparation Paralegal assists an attorney to prepare legal cases. Some common duties of Contracts paralegals include preparing legal documents, conducting witness interviews, investigating facts, performing legal research, drafting pleads and legal briefs, and other tasks to assist the attorney in preparing their casework.

A contract is an exchange of promises between two or more parties to do, or refrain from doing, an act, which resulting contract is enforceable in a court of law. It is a binding legal agreement. Contract professionals represent a full spectrum of clients, including commercial, financial, consumer, sports and social organizations. If your case involves substantial property, high monetary amount, legal rights, or criminal activity, you should consult Contracts attorney to discuss the legal consequences.

In Contract matters, Paralegals and LDA's, known as Legal Document Assistants, cannot give legal advice, represent a client in court, or select, explain, draft, or recommend the use of any legal document to or for any person other than the attorney who directs and supervises the paralegal.

However, in several States, Legal Document Assistants (LDA) can prepare legal documents for people doing their own legal tasks. Please consult with the local paralegal to learn what Contracts paralegal services they are authorized to provide in your legal jurisdiction.

A Contract Paralegal working under supervision and direction of an attorney may gather facts, draft legal documents, and compile technical information for the supervising attorney in Contract issues involving:

Contract laws and regulations are administered on local, federal and international levels. Contract laws and regulations monitor the duties, rights, and liabilities of commercial businesses and private individuals. Legal Document Assistant specializing in Contract matters might be able to provide assistance on Contract issues such as:

Assigning a Contract
Contesting a Contract
Cosigning a Loan
Renegotiating Student Loans
Contract Modifications
Breach of Contract and Non Performance
Breach of Partnership Agreements and Expulsion
Uniform Commercial Code (UCC)

Find Contract Paralegal and Contract Legal Document Preparation in the Paralegal Directory.