KENTUCKY PARALEGAL ASSOCIATION

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New members are welcome to apply for membership anytime during the year. The KPA membership renewal period begins each November after the KPA annual conference.  Membership levels include:

  • Active Member
  • Adjunct Member
  • Associate Member
  • Student Member
  • Sustaining Member
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PURPOSE OF KENTUCKY PARALEGAL ASSOCIATION

The purpose of the Kentucky Paralegal Association is to:

      • Serve as a unified voice for Kentucky paralegals on any and all issues affecting their profession in accordance with the Mission, Vision and Values of the KPA;
      • Encourage educational programs and training of paralegals and promote continuing legal education of paralegals in the legal profession;
      • Cooperate with the Kentucky Bar Association (“KBA”), American Bar Association (“ABA”) and local bar associations;
      • Cooperate with the local paralegal associations and student paralegal associations within the Commonwealth of Kentucky;
      • Promote ethics and high standards of professionalism in compliance with Kentucky SCR 3.700 and in accordance with the KPA’s Paralegal Professional Standards of Conduct;
      • Inform paralegals of developments in the paralegal profession and act as a forum for exchanging ideas and disseminating information;
      • Encourage the expanded use and full utilization of paralegals in all aspects of the legal profession; 
      • Further promote the working relationship between paralegals and attorneys in law offices, corporations and government agencies; and
      • Increase the awareness of the public, the judiciary and the legal community of the scope of paralegal responsibilities. 

 


CLE RESOURCES

Looking for CLE credits?

The Kentucky Paralegal Association holds CLEs throughout the year. However we understand that sometimes schedules make it difficult to attend. Below are additional resources that often provide KPACC-approved CLEs.

Local Paralegal Associations within Kentucky:
GLAP
LAP
NKAP
SKAP

WKP

National Paralegal Associations:
NALA

NFPA

Don't forget, as a member to the KPA association you have access to virtual CLE courses through InReach.  

InReach


CERTIFIED KENTUCKY PARALEGAL (CKP) PROGRAM

The purpose of the Kentucky Paralegal Association's Certified Kentucky Paralegal Program is to implement Kentucky Supreme Court Rule 3.700 for paralegals in Kentucky by establishing a procedure for paralegal certification.

Certified KY Paralegal

JOB BANK

Among the many benefits of membership with the Kentucky Paralegal Association is our Job Bank. Only members have access to job openings. Check it out now.

Job Bank

Kentucky Paralegal Association
P. O. Box  2675
Louisville, Kentucky 40201-2675

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