Featured Guests
Kelly LaGrave

Kelly LaGrave, ACP, is currently president of NALA and a paralegal at the law firm of Foster Swift Collins...

Jill Francisco

Jill Francisco is the second vice president of NALA and a paralegal for Dinsmore & Shohl in Huntington, West...

Cassandra Oliver

Cassandra Oliver, ACP, is the President of the National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA). She is employed as a Senior...

Your Host
Vicki Voisin

The Paralegal Voice covers the latest issues and trends in the world of paralegals and legal assistants. Host Vicki...

The National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA) recently hosted their 40th Annual Convention in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Legal Talk Network attended with The Paralegal Voice host Vicki Voisin to interview board members, panelists, and attendees about their experience at the conference and what’s happening next year for paralegals.

In this episode, Voisin interviews NALA President Kelly LaGrave, First Vice President Cassandra Oliver, and Second Vice President Jill Francisco about what went into planning the conference, CLEs and other educational programs, and how paralegals and other legal assistants can get involved. As a fun conclusion, each board member gives her advice on keeping your career interesting.

Kelly LaGrave, ACP, is currently president of NALA and a paralegal at the law firm of Foster Swift Collins & Smith in Lansing, Michigan, where she works in the business and tax law.

Jill Francisco is the second vice president of NALA and a paralegal for Dinsmore & Shohl in Huntington, West Virginia.

Cassandra Oliver is the first vice president of NALA and a paralegal in the legal department at the Williams Company in Tulsa where she works with litigators and assists the environmental attorney.

Episode Details
Published: July 31, 2015
Podcast: On the Road
Category: Legal Support
Podcast
On the Road
On the Road

Recorded on the conference floor, "On the Road" includes highlights and interviews from popular legal events.

Listen & Subscribe
  Apple Podcasts
  Google Play
More Episodes
08/17/18
Why Antitrust?

Vic Domen, Amanda Wait, and Tom York talk about what attracted them to antitrust and give advice to those considering a career in antitrust.

08/17/18
Antitrust Exemptions in Sports—& More!

Sathya Gosselin, Melissa Maxman, and Kim Scott discuss their views on the course of antitrust exemptions in sports and offer insight into their careers...

08/17/18
Big Appetite for Big Data

Anthony Aaron, Puja Patel and Denes Rothschild talk about the recent Bayer-Monsanto merger and how it's effecting the country.

08/17/18
Legislative Policy & Antitrust’s ‘New Left’

Melanie Aitken, Rich Parker, and Anant Raut have a conversation about existing laws, non-consumer welfare jurisdictions and grading enforcement in the Obama years.

08/17/18
International Antitrust

Subrata Bhattarjee, Cecil Chung, Ninette Dodoo, Carlos Mena LaBarthe, and Pablo Trevisan have a discussion about the key global competition developments and issues.

08/16/18
Cartel Enforcement Update 2018

Alexandre Cordeiro Macedo and Richard Powers talk about the state of criminal antitrust enforcement and related actions in the United States and Brazil