As defined by the National Federation of Paralegal Associations, a Paralegal is a person, qualified through education, training or work experience to perform substantive legal work that requires knowledge of legal concepts and is customarily, but not exclusively, performed by a lawyer. This person may be retained or employed by a lawyer, law office, governmental agency or other entity or may be authorized by administrative, statutory or court authority to perform this work. See NFPA Website Home Page: www.paralegals.org
ArPA is looking forward to what 2015 is going to bring to our association. There are many events going on throughout the year that ArPA has been instrumental in
assisting with to promote and advance the paralegal profession.
ArPA Announces Upcoming CLE Event
ArPA is pleased to announce its CLE event, being held on Friday and Saturday, February 27 and 28, 2015. This event is being held at the offices of Mitchell Williams Selig Gates & Woodyard, PLLC, 425 West Capital, 18th Floor, Little Rock.
We are honored to have the following presenters for this program: Brian A. Vandiver, Esq.; Megan Hargraves, Esq.; Benjamin D. Brenner, Esq; Anton L. Janik, Jr., Esq., all from Mitchell Williams; and Margaret "Maggie" Haase, RP, owner of MH Paralegal Services.
There is a discount for ArPA members. Get the brochure and register now for this event.
Dues for voting members are $50.00 and students pay $40.00.