In episode 25 of Trial Lawyer view, Jason D. Lazarus, J.D., LL.M., CSSC, MSCC welcomed the podcast’s first paralegal guest, Laura Reaves from the Beasley Allen Law Firm. Their conversation was an eye-opener for many listeners, as it provided insight into the important role that paralegals play in the legal profession.
Reaves shared details about her career as a paralegal and the intimate working relationship she has developed with managing attorneys at the Beasley Allen Law Firm. She explained how her role as a paralegal has allowed her to make a meaningful contribution to the success of the firm and to the cases they handle.
Throughout the episode, Reaves and Lazarus also discussed the importance of the relationship between managing attorneys and their paralegals. They talked about how this relationship is critical to the success of any case, as it involves clear communication, trust, and mutual respect.
The conversation also highlighted the value of paralegal work in supporting the needs of clients. Reaves explained how her work has enabled her to build strong relationships with clients and to provide them with the support they need during what can often be a difficult and emotional time.
Overall, the episode was an important reminder of the valuable contribution that paralegals make to the legal profession. It emphasized the importance of building strong relationships between managing attorneys and their paralegals, as well as the importance of empathy and understanding in providing support to clients. Listeners who missed the episode are encouraged to tune in and gain a deeper appreciation for the vital work of paralegals in the legal industry.
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