designating or of persons trained to aid lawyers but not licensed to practice law
Origin of paralegalpara- + legal
a person doing paralegal work
A person who assists a lawyer in the performance of various legal tasks and activities associated with the representation of clients.
Of or relating to the tasks performed by a paralegal.
paralegal - Legal Definition
A person not licensed to practice law, who assists a lawyer in a variety of tasks associated with a law office.
As in “The assistant performed paralegal activities.”