Louisiana State Paralegal Association

Founder and Administrator of the LCP Certification

LOUISIANA STATE PARALEGAL ASSOCIATION

 
IN CONNECTION WITH THE GOVERNOR'S STATE OF EMERGENCY
PROCLAMATION, AN EXECUTIVE ORDER HAS BEEN ISSUED
SUSPENDING DEADLINES IN LEGAL, ADMINISTRATIVE
AND REGULATORY PROCEEDINGS UNTIL AT LEAST
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2016
FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE VIEW
THE GOVERNOR'S EXECUTIVE ORDER
AND AMENDMENT ARE BELOW

 

ANNOUNCEMENT

Many members of the legal community throughout South Louisiana have been adversely affected by the widespread flooding which has occurred and, in some areas, is still ongoing. Various agencies are offering assistance. You may also obtain assistance through the SOLACE program of the Louisiana State Bar Association. You may visit https://www.lsba.org/Members/Solace.aspx and make your needs known by contacting the email address on that web page. You may also offer assistance with lodging, pet care, offers of medical equipment such as wheelchairs, office space, etc.

 

LSPA Board of Directors


 
LCP REVIEW COURSE
August 26th - 27, 2016
is CANCELLED 
due to widespread devastation 
caused by flooding in South Louisiana

 

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SAVE THE DATES

LSPA FALL SEMINAR & MEMBERSHIP SOCIAL
Friday, September 23, 2016
Petroleum Club of Lafayette
111 Heymann Blvd.
Lafayette

LSPA Annual Membership Meeting
Saturday, September 24
Lafayette

 
 
 
Mission Statement:

The Louisiana State Paralegal Association, Inc., as the leader of the paralegal profession in Louisiana, is dedicated to the advancement and betterment of the paralegal profession throughout the State of Louisiana and in general.  LSPA strives to increase the recognition of the paralegal field by promoting the benefits of effective and increased utilization of paralegals.  Working diligently to maintain the integrity of the profession, LSPA promotes high ethical standards for its membership and offers a voluntary certification examination to identify Louisiana paralegals who have demonstrated a high degree of competency in the profession.  LSPA also promotes continuing legal education for its members.  Further, LSPA is dedicated to providing a network of professional support to paralegals in their careers.

 

LSPA NEEDS YOU!

The Louisiana State Paralegal Association (LSPA) is currently seeking members to assist in a pilot Mentorship Program.  The goal of this new program is to provide members with career development opportunities; assistance in improving and effectively managing skills in the workplace; and advancing the paralegal profession through networking.   LSPA members are interested in being a part of this groundbreaking program,  please complete the application on the MEMBERSHIP page and email it to the LaStateParalegalAssn@yahoo.com

New members are eligible and encouraged to work with us on this program.


 
 


CONGRATULATIONS, 
JIMMIE MURVIN!
NALA FOUNDER'S AWARD 
RECIPIENT 2013

Jimmie Murvin, ACP, LCP 
was presented with the 
NALA FOUNDER'S AWARD 
at the 2013 NALA Conference 
in Portland, Oregon 
on July 11, 2013.  

The Founder's Award is NALA'S highest honor.
  

 
 

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LSPA Purposes:


  • To promote the paralegal profession.
  • To establish and maintain working relations and to cooperate with state and local bar associations.
  • To further education among members of the paralegal profession.
  • To promote the exchange of information regarding duties, functions and responsibilities peculiar to the paralegal profession.
  • To encourage a high order of ethical and professional conduct and attainment.
  • To participate in any other way in the advancement of the paralegal profession.
  • To establish good fellowship among Association members, the National Association of Legal Assistants, Inc., and members of the legal community.
  • To support and carry out the programs, purposes, aims and goals of the National Association of Legal Assistants, Inc.

 
 
Upcoming Events
Please review the Calendar below for
more information on Upcoming Events.

 
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