Pamela Hollern is an attorney and the director of GTCC’s Paralegal Program. She has taught at GTCC since 2012, and her specialties include legal research and writing and civil litigation. She earned her undergraduate degree from Northwestern University and graduated cum laude from ASU’s School of Law. She was the Note & Comment Editor of the Arizona State Law Journal and was a legal research and writing instructor for first-year law students. She passed the bar exam in Arizona, Ohio, and North Carolina and received the top score on the Ohio exam. She practiced commercial litigation at large law firms in Phoenix, Arizona and Cleveland, Ohio. Professor Hollern left the practice of law to work for Thomson Reuters, training large law firm attorneys and paralegals on Westlaw. In 2006, the Ohio native moved to Greensboro and practiced law at a boutique business firm before starting her employment at GTCC.