The paralegal specialist is not like being a legal assistant, they are expected to provide legal/administrative support in all areas of criminal law, international law, civil/administrative law, contract law and fiscal law. They assist judges, Judge Advocates and unit commanders with a wide range of legal matters and judicial work.
Training for a paralegal specialist requires 10 weeks of Basic Combat Training, and 10 weeks of Advanced Individual Training with on-the-job instruction at Fort Jackson, South Carolina. Some of the skills you’ll learn are:
Paid by the Army directly to school$250 per credit / $4500 per year $18,000 over 4 years of college. Renewed every fiscal year (Unlimited amount).
RESERVE MONTGOMERY G.I. BILL (Paid to you directly)
$13,500.00 (Paid over 36 Academic Months)
$375.00 full time student
$281.00 ¾ time student
$187.00 ½ time student.
STUDENT LOAN REPAYMENT PROGRAM (If Available)
Up to $50,000 Paid directly to Institute.
PAY AND ENTITLEMENTS (For 1 weekend)
**START GETTING PAID BEFORE YOU LEAVE FOR TRAINING
Drill Pay (Current as of Feb 2017)
Health Insurance (Monthly Fee)
Single Coverage: $46.09 per month
Family Coverage: $2121.38 per month
Must be a US citizen or I-551 card holder
Must be between the age of 17-34,
High School diploma or equivalent.
Must pass a criminal background check with no open law violations,
Must pass drug screen.
Must currently be in good health with no physical limitations.
Call Mr. King to discuss qualifications.971-263-3200
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time