BOARD OF DIRECTORS
L-R: Mary Lou, Nancy, Vicky, Randon,
Andrea Roark, ACP, FRP
Victoria Meyers, CP
Nancy Beaty, MA, ACP, FRP
Mary Lou Breaz, CP, FRP
S. Randon Randolph, EJD
As an affiliated association of the National Association of Legal Assistants, Inc. (NALA), our primary goal is to uphold the ethical, profes-sional and personal standards set forth by NALA.
GCPA has joined the Florida Alliance of Paralegal Assn(www.fapainc.org) which represents approximately 2,000 paralegals throughout the state and uses the collective efforts of its member associations to monitor develop-ments in the legal field that impact paralegals and to provide a unified voice for the advancement of the paralegal profession statewide.
Application form on "About GCPA" page.
We never charge State fees or dues!
7th Annual Fall Seminar 2014 - Ethics
September 20, 2014 8:00 AM
Keiser University, Ft. Myers, FL
For more info: www.fapainc.org
The next CP Test will be given locally at Keiser University, 9100 Forum Corporate Parkway, Fort Myers.
The testing schedule is as follows:
Saturday, September 6
9:00 am - Ethics
10:15 am - Communications
1:00 pm - Legal Research
Saturday, September 13
9:00 am - Substantive Law
12:00 pm - Judgment & Analytical Ability
Examinees must arrange through NALA to take the exam at this location. http://nala.org/tc-non-psi.aspx or (918) 587-6828
Questions, contact Nancy
Check out photos from our Paralegal Appreciation Night in 2014 Photo Gallery
September Membership Meeting
September 11, 2014
John C. Goede, Esq.
Topic: "Issues re Homeowner’s Association Law"
5111 Tamiami Trail North
(just south of Pine Ridge on 41)
5:00 - 6:00 pm check-in & social time
6:00 pm Dinner & Program
1.0 NALA CLE Ethics credit approved for CP and FRP attendees
$35.00 Non Members
Please RSVP by September 8th
Nancy Beaty at
Send payment to
Nancy Beaty, ACP, FRP
Goede, Adamczyk & DeBoest, PLLC
8950 Fontana Del Sol Way, Ste. 100
Naples, FL 34109
ALL RESERVATIONS MUST BE PAID IN ADVANCE FOR THIS MEETING.
Want to carpool from Fort Myers?
Contact Nicki at
October - Fort Myers
Speaker: Bianca Garza, B.S.
United for Care
"Grassroots Campaign to Legalize Medical Marijuana in Florida"*
*Program offered for educational purposes only - GCPA neither supports nor opposes the issue
American Bar Association's Definition of Paralegal (1997)
A legal assistant or paralegal is a person qualified by education, training or work experience who is employed or retained by a lawyer, law office, corporation, governmental agency or other entity who performs specifically delegated substantive legal work for which a lawyer is responsible.
Gulf Coast Paralegal Association, Inc. (2007) All rights reserved.