The A.S. in Legal Administrative Assistant offers you a concentrated academic pathway into the legal administrative assistant field. Lawyers must rely on competent, skillful assistants who are flexible, resourceful and responsible. Legal administrative assistants, also known as legal secretaries, are indispensable assets to the legal profession. As a student in the program, you will learn the responsibilities of the legal administrative assistant, including a complete introduction to the law, legal procedures and court systems, as well as necessary office and computer skills. As a graduate of the program, you may become employed in private attorneys’ offices, corporate legal departments or governmental legal offices.