Law and Paralegal

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Welcome to ELAC-LAW, the Law program at East Los Angeles College.  

Interested in a career in Law, Government, International Business and Global Trade, Public Service, Law Enforcement and related legal fields?  

ELAC LAW offers streamlined pathways to legal careers and transfer to four-year universities, including paths to launch students toward well-paying legal careers - including Attorney, Legal Support Professional, Paralegal and Legal Assistant, and Government Specialist. 

ELAC-LAW provides an associate degree for transfer to 4-year universities that helps prepare  students for Law School or other Graduate School programs. 

Skills Certificate:

  1. Legal Office Assistant

Certificate of Achievement:

  1. Executive Legal Assistant
  2. International Law and Public Policy Administration
  3. Legal Support Professional

Associate in Arts Degree:

  1. Law, Public Policy and Society

Lawyer / Attorney Pathway:

Law, Public Policy and Society, A.A. Degree for Transfer (AD-T*)  


ELAC-LAW provides certifications to prepare students for immediate access to jobs in well-paying legal, government and law-related careers.  
Legal Support Professional, Paralegal and Legal Assistant Pathway: 

To review all the Law and Paralegal Certificates and Degrees offered in our Law Program, and for information on how to submit and receive your certificates, take a look at this easy-to-use checklist of ELAC LAW Program Certificate and Degrees.


Your future is limitless with ELAC-LAW!