Paralegal Voice

How Professional Association Membership Will Advance Your Paralegal Career

 

On this edition of The Paralegal Voice, co-hosts Lynne DeVenny and Vicki Voisin welcome Patricia E. Infanti, PP, PLS, President of NALS, the Association for Legal Professionals, and Kathleen R. Amirante, PP, PLS, the association’s President Elect, who discuss the opportunities provided by membership in a professional association. They look at the history and mission of NALS, what NALS is doing to attract a diverse membership and how they are informing attorneys and the general public about the qualifications for using the title ‘paralegal’.

Special thanks to our sponsors, Teris, Westlaw Deposition Services, and the National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA).

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  • Susan J. Mano

    I enjoyed listening to your program on joining professional associations very much. How can legal secretaries earn CLE credits by listening to your podcasts. I have learned so much just listening to one of them so far and reading your emails regarding upcoming podcasts.

  • chris

    How do those of us who are paralegals but are unemployed at the moment and do not meet the education requirements become part of NALA? It has been proving challenging to say the least to even obtain a position anywhere with minimal experience…the wonderful catch 22….I am not giving up