Certification Process


To become as State Bar of Wisconsin Certified Paralegal you must fulfill either the education requirements or the work experience requirements.

Key Requirements​

All paralegal program applicants must:

  • Be employed or retained by a lawyer, law office, corporation, or agency
  • Be directly supervised by a Wisconsin-licensed lawyer
  • Consent to a criminal history background check
  • Meet the program’s education OR experience requirements

View Education Requirements View Work Experience Requirements

Fees


  • Application fees: The nonrefundable $125 application fee and $75 annual certification fee is due at application submission.
  • Annual certification fee: The nonrefundable $75 annual certification fee is due June 30 each year.
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