A Legal Nurse Consultant Certified (LNCC) is the only recognized certification provided by the American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants; A Certified Legal Nurse Consultant (CLNC)is a certification provided through the Medical-Legal Institute.

When retaining a LNC, an  attorney look for experience in both the medical and legal fields, one who can demonstrates professionalism and skills in both written and oral communication.  Ideally, they should have an education which demonstrates the LNC has continued to keep up to date with the changing trends in both the medical and legal areas, as well as professional growth and involvement with peer organizations at the national and local levels. 

Below is a link to AALNC’s Power Point presentation developed by Ms. Reboy and other LNC’s: http://www.aalnc.org/images/pdfs/WhatIsAnLNC.pps