What's it like working as a legal assistant?

I am considering going back to school to become a legal assistant. The reason for this is because there are tons of job openings for this position in the evenings. I want an evening position so I can have more time for my family. Please tell me if you work as a Legal Assistant and list its pros and cons. Please be as specific, detailed and as honest as possible. Thank you in advance and peace.

Asked By: Ladybugs - 5/9/2010
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I am very curious as to where you are seeing these job openings. I know that legal assistants work in all types of areas, but in my experience, I have never met a legal assistant that works at night. I work in litigation, so I will admit I am ignorant to other areas. I am active in many associations and I do not... More
Answered By: Prorkycake - 5/10/2010
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I can tell you from personal experience that it can be very good or very bad... More
Answered By: David F - 5/13/2010
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