Registration Now Open - NFPA 2018 Joint Conference
"Promoting Paralegals in the Bluegrass"
April 27 - 29 at Hilton Lexington/Downtown
Lexington, KY
Hosted by the Greater Lexington Paralegal Association

Check out the agendas for all three days. (more)

Association Spotlight 
The Paralegal Association of Rochester, Inc.

The Paralegal Association of Rochester, Inc. (PAR) is a not-for-profit organization serving paralegals and the legal community in the Greater Rochester Area since 1975.  We became the 30th member association of the NFPA in 1981 and we are a founding member association of the Empire State Alliance of Paralegal Associations, Inc. (ESAPA), founded in 1988.

PAR is thrilled to be the host association for NFPA’s 2019 Convention to be held at the Hyatt Regency Rochester, October 10 – 13, 2019.  Our theme is Continued Focus on Legal Rights.  So if you want to know what PAR’s working on – 2019 is it!  We have a terrific committee helping with the various tasks to pull together a successful convention.  (more)


NFPA Members Support Operation Gratitude

NFPA is pleased to announce our corporate partnership with Operation Gratitude. Operation Gratitude sends Care Packages filled with entertainment, hygiene, and handmade items, non-perishable snacks, and personal letters of appreciation to U.S. Troops, First Responders, Veterans, Military Families, and Wounded Heroes & their Care Givers.

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Continuing Legal Education
& Upcoming Events

Speaker: Mianne L. Besser, NFPA Director, Region II, Otten Johnson Robinson Neff + Ragonetti, PC

Ethical minefields can occur on a daily basis and paralegals need skills and knowledge to identify them while remaining steadfast in their ethical standards. Learn strategies for avoiding unauthorized practices of law (UPL), understanding the parameters that apply to the newer classifications of paralegals and ensuring client confidentiality.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Understanding what actions constitute UPL
  2. Resources for Paralegals/Tips to Avoid UPL / Conflict of Interest
  3. Different classifications/titles of paralegals
  4. Attorney-Client Privilege / Attorney Work Product
When: 3/20/2018
Where: Zoom webinar

The NFPA Board of Directors meets on the 3rd Tuesday of every month at 8pm Eastern/7pm Central/6pm Mountain/5pm Pacific.  Meetings are open to all NFPA members.

When: 3/20/2018
Where: Zoom