Updated Guidelines for the Utilization of Paralegals Drafted by Otten Johnson's Karen Roberts

Coverage 06/17/2008

Guidelines were approved by the CBA Board of Governors on May 17, 2008 for the CBA Paralegal Committee's updated Guidelines for the Utilization of Paralegals. These Guidelines include 21 specialty areas of practice and list potential tasks appropriate to be performed by a paralegal. The guidelines for "Corporate Law Paralegal" and "Corporate Securities Paralegal" were drafted by Karen Roberts, and can be found on the CBA's website below.

Karen is a registered paralegal and a long-time, valued member of the firm's Business Transactions and Tax group.