Welcome to the discussion! We want to start this discussion by describing what we mean by "community paralegals". Consider these questions below when sharing your comments in this discussion topic:
- Community paralegals play different roles and specialize in different skills depending on the context. Please share any innovations to the community paralegal model that you've seen. Could they serve as a model for others?
- Would community paralegals be more effective if governments formally recognized their roles as justice service providers? How have paralegals succeeded in gaining greater respect and recognition?
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