Louisiana State Paralegal Association

Founder and Administrator of the LCP Certification

LOUISIANA STATE PARALEGAL ASSOCIATION

 
 
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 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.

 

Debbie C. Billiot
named Outstanding Paralegal of the Year 2014
at LSPA's Awards Reception
on September 19, 2014

CONGRATULATIONS, DEBBIE!

 
Check out the latest issue of
the Louisiana Paralegal Association newsletter,



                                 CONGRATULATIONS TO THE NEWLY ELECTED OFFICERS OF LSPA
                                       Elections were held at the Annual Meeting held on August 20, 2014

Sandy Pourciaux, ACP                                     President                                              
smp@onebane.com

Lafayette, LA                                                                                      

Deborah C. Billiot                                          First Vice-President                           dcb1030@yahoo.com
Lafayette, LA                                                                                      


Renee Grissom                                                Second Vice-President                       grissom.renee@gmail.com
Baton Rouge, LA
                                                                                   
Cindy Haggerty-Horne                                     Secretary                                          cjhaggertyhorne@basspro.com
Baton Rouge, LA                                                                                      


Deborah P. Fontenot, CP, LCP                         Treasurer                                           debbiepfontenot@bellsouth.net  
Lafayette, LA                                                                                

Karen Greer McGee, ACP                               NALA Liaison                                   
KMcGee@la2nd.org   
Shreveport, LA  

 

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE NEWEST
LOUISIANA CERTIFIED PARALEGALS (LCP)!


RENATTI DUPONT, CP, LCP
(pictured on left)

DEBORAH P. FONTENOT, CP, LCP
(pictured on right)

Jessie Cormier, CP, LCP, LSPA LCP Board Certifying Chair presents Certificates to 
Renatti Dupont, CP, LCP and Deborah P. Fontenot, CP, LCP

 
 
 
 

CONGRATULATIONS
JESSIE L. CORMIER, CP, LCP

Jimmie Murvin, ACP, LCP
presented
to
Jessie L. Cormier, CP, LCP

the Meritorious Service Award
a/k/a "The Jimmie"

during the Awards Reception

 
 


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.
  

 
 
 
Jimmie W. Murvin, ACP, LCP (left) was presented with a plaque dedicating LSPA's newest scholarship as The Jimmie Murvin Certification Scholarship by LSPA President, Jessie L. Cormier, CP, LCP (right) on March 15, 2013.

 

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