KENTUCKY PARALEGAL ASSOCIATION

KPA 30TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE

KENTUCKY PARALEGAL ASSOCIATION
30TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE

"CRUISIN' THE WATERS OF KNOWLEDGE"

The Center for Rural Development
2292 S. Highway 27, Somerset, Kentucky

November 8-9, 2018

The KPA will be holding its 30th Annual Conference in Somerset, Kentucky on November 8-9, 2018.

The Philanthropy Project for this year's conference is Teddy Bear Drive, which supports children of trauma or tragedy via Somerset Police Department and Pulaski County Sheriff's Department.  Please bring one or more small teddy bears for donation to the Somerset Police Department and Pulaski County Sheriff's Department.

The Fall Certified Kentucky Paralegal Examination will be held in conjunction with the 30th Annual Conference on Saturday, November 10, 2018, at the Courtyard by Marriott Somerset conference room.  For more information on the CKP Exam, please visit www.kypa.org/Certified-KY-Paralegal or email certification@kypa.com.

A KPA Fleece Full-Zip Jacket is available for pre-order for $27.00 in sizes Small-4X.  A limited number will be available at the conference for $30.00.  Below is artwork showing the placement and size of the KPA logo on the jacket.

 

The Courtyard by Marriott in Somerset has a KPA Group Rate of $115.00 per night, plus taxes and fees.  It is available for limited number of rooms, and must be booked by October 8, 2018.  After October 8, 2018, the rate will be subject to availability and prevailing rates.

Please click on button below for more information on the 30th Annual Conference.

KPA Conference Flyer 

MEMBERS BE SURE TO LOGIN TO THE KPA WEBSITE BEFORE REGISTERING TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THE MEMBERSHIP PRICING.

Registration is available online or by mail.   For any additional information or questions, please contact Tammy Phelps, CKP, Conference Chair at conference@kypa.org.

Registration Online     Registration By Mail   

CKP EXAM

FALL CKP EXAMINATION
NOVEMBER 10, 2018
SOMERSET, KENTUCKY

In conjunction with the KPA Annual Conference, the Fall 2018 Certified Kentucky Paralegal (CKP) Examination will be held on Saturday, November 10, 2018, at the Courtyard by Marriott Somerset. A review session will be offered from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m., and the CKP Examination will be given at 12:00 p.m. The deadline to apply for the Fall CKP Examination is Thursday, October 25, 2018.

Click on the link below for study materials and application form.  If you have any questions, please contact the Director of Certification at certification@kypa.org.

CKP Study Materials & Application

2019 MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL

It is hard to believe 2018 is almost over.  It is time to renew your KPA membership for 2019.  Some of the advantages to renewing your KPA membership are educational seminars at reduced member rates to keep you updated on the law, online job bank access and email notifications of current job openings, and networking with other paralegals across the Commonwealth. 

When you log into the KPA website, click on your name in the upper right hand corner, and scroll down the profile page until you see Renew Your Membership for 2019.  Click on Renew Your Membership for 2019.  Please review and update, if necessary, your profile.  Be sure all information is complete.  Click on Update and Next button located on right hand side  You can pay either online or by invoice.  If you pay online, you can log into your PayPal Account to pay or pay by either debit or credit card.  If you are paying by invoice, please mail your check and your invoice to our mailing address.

Once your Application has been approved, you will receive an email from the Director of Member Relations confirming your Application has been approved.

To maintain your continuous membership in the KPA, you must complete the online process and pay your dues by January 31, 2019. 

If you have any questions regarding your membership or renewing your membership, please email Debby Ewen, Director of Member Relations at memberrelations@kypa.org.

The KPA values all its members and we hope you will continue your support of the KPA in 2019.

UPCOMING EVENTS

  • December 01, 2018 9:30 AM Sullivan University, Lexington Campus
  • February 02, 2019 9:30 AM Sullivan University, Louisville Campus
  • April 06, 2019 9:30 AM Sullivan University, Louisville Campus

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. 

 

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

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