KENTUCKY PARALEGAL ASSOCIATION
The KPA's Spring Certified Kentucky Paralegal Examination will be offered in May 2020. The testing location is Louisville, Kentucky, Additional information, including the date and specific location, will be posted soon. Please check back for updates. Links to the Application and study materials appear at the bottom of this page.
CERTIFIED KENTUCKY PARALEGAL (CKP) PROGRAM
PURPOSE: 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, which will promote competence and high standards of professional responsibility, including the Kentucky Paralegal Association’s Paralegal Professional Standards of Conduct. This is accomplished by setting minimum training, work experience, and education requirements for eligibility to be a designated Certified Kentucky Paralegal. The ultimate purpose of this self-regulation program is to improve the quality of legal service in Kentucky and make it more readily available to the public. Certification of qualifications and commitment to high professional and ethical standards by paralegals will lead to appropriate recognition of the substantial and essential contribution paralegals make to the provision of legal services in Kentucky.
QUESTIONS: If you have additional questions regarding the KPA's Certified Kentucky Paralegal Program, please contact the Kentucky Paralegal Association Certification Committee (KPACC) directly at firstname.lastname@example.org. POLICY: View the KPA's Professional Standards and Certification Program Policy HERE.
CERTIFIED KY PARALEGAL RESOURCES