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Mark your calendar for the next MPA Annual Seminar, to be held on Friday, April 5, 2019 at the Inn at Grand Glaize, Osage Beach, Missouri, on the beautiful Lake of the Ozarks. Room rates are $65 and the registration deadline is March 4.
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MPA SEMINAR BROCHURE
As Missourians know, this is the “Show-Me State,” indicating our devotion to common sense – an excellent trait for any paralegal. In 2008, the Bureau of Labor Statistics of the U.S. Department of Labor estimated Missouri to have over 4,600 paralegals and legal assistants working in the state.
The profession is also considered to have a much faster-than-average employment growth with an expected twenty-eight percent (28%) increase in the next 10 years. Common sense would dictate that the Missouri Paralegal Association is beneficial for such a large, growing group of workers.
The Missouri Paralegal Association (MPA) is a professional organization established in 1987. We are an association committed to the preservation and continued growth of the paralegal profession and are an affiliate of The National Federation of Paralegal Associations (NFPA).
The purpose of the Missouri Paralegal Association is to serve paralegals and to advance the paralegal profession by:
As a paralegal belonging to the Missouri Paralegal Association, you have chosen to be a paralegal as your career, not just as a job.
For more information on how to become a member, click on the “Join MPA” tab of this website.
MPA hosts a seminar each year which offers extensive legal education and continuing legal education opportunities for our members.
MPA members have access to current job openings that are specifically targeted to paralegal professionals in Missouri.
Get involved! Involvement in MPA looks great on your resume and connects you to a strong network. Committee positions are available for budget, membership, programs, elections, public relations, etc. If you are interested in becoming a member, please contact Kathy Widman at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Check with your local bar association – many are offering CLEs now. SmartPros offers discounted CLE packages for members. Check the NFPA website for more information.
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An Introduction to Legal Project Management
MPA and Sandberg Phoenix & von Gontard invite you to learn about the benefits and efficiencies of Legal Process Management.
Thursday, March 14, 12:00-1:00
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