Navajo Technical University

Legal Assistant

Legal Assistant
The Legal Assistant Certificate is intended to provide students with office skills and specialized legal knowledge and training in order to work as legal assistants under the supervision of attorneys and law advocates in the tribal, state, and federal legal and judicial systems. The Legal Assistant Certificate program combines courses from the Administrative Office Specialist program, the Information Technology program, and the Law Advocate program, giving the student knowledge and skills in a variety of areas.
Estimated Cost of Attendance $16,420/academic year
Tuition and Fees $2,360
Housing and Meals $7,360
Books and Supplies $2,600
Transportation $1,600
Personal/Misc $2,500

Program Advisor

Robert Yazzie, J.D.

Robert Yazzie, J.D.

Associate Professor of Law Advocate
Phone: 505.786.4368

J.D., Law, University of New Mexico
B.A., Sociology, Oberlin College