Paralegal Studies Program
Established in 1973, the Georgetown University Paralegal Studies Program combines academic rigor with legal and technical skills development to develop well-rounded legal professionals. Our graduates pursue successful careers as paralegals in legal, corporate, non-profit, or government organizations, or continue to law school.
Georgetown's Paralegal Studies Program is the only paralegal program in Washington, D.C. approved by the American Bar Association, an important credential for most major legal employers. In addition to a comprehensive and rigorous legal education, students gain career and leadership skills needed to succeed in a highly competitive legal marketplace.
Please visit paralegalstudies.georgetown.edu to learn more about our Evening and Summer Intensive programs as well as continuing legal education courses for legal professionals.
Please be aware that there are restrictions to the practice of law. To practice law without a law license is prohibited under most jurisdictions. For more information regarding the unauthorized practice of law in the District of Columbia, visit website for the District of Columbia Courts.