Paralegals act independently to represent clients in provincial offences court for cases involving highway traffic offences, municipal by-law issues, liquor licensing, occupational health and safety, and civil litigation matters presented in small claims court. They also represent clients in the Ontario Court of Justice when charges involve less serious criminal offences, or in tribunal proceedings such as the Workplace Safety and Insurance Appeals Tribunal, the Human Rights Commission, and the Landlord and Tenant Board. In Ontario, paralegals are non-lawyer licensed agents who provide the public with legal services in specified areas of practice for a fee.
Combine theory and practice using Mohawk’s Mock Courtroom.
Program Accreditation through Law Society of Ontario (LSO).
Industry-Experienced Faculty licensed by the LSO.
College offers Statutory Accident Benefits Course.
Ideal pathway for Pre-Justice graduates.
1. High school diploma or Secondary school diploma
2. High school or Secondary school transcript of grades/marksheets
3. Language certificate (should be change on request of university)
4. Recommendation letter
6. Entrance Exam details (If there is an exam put the details for it as University shared)
OSSD or equivalent (Mohawk Academic Upgrading, GED) including:
Grade 12 English, C or U or equivalent
Grade 11 Mathematics, C, M or U level or equivalent (M or U level recommended) (It might depend according to the program)
-Successful completion of GAS-EAP (478) Program Level 8
-TOEFL minimum score of 550 (80 Internet based)
-or IELTS Academic minimum score of 6.0 overall with no band less than 5.5