BOARD OF DIRECTORS
L to R : Sheryl, Cathy, open, Nickie, Tianna, Vicky
Cathy Silverthorn, FRP
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July Membership Meeting
“E-discovery – Technology & Native Review”
5111 Tamiami Trail North
(just south of Pine Ridge on 41)
5:30 p.m. Networking begins
6:00 - 6:30 p.m. Dinner
6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Presentation
7:30 p.m. Business Meeting &
1.0 NALA CLE Ethics credit approved for CP and FRP attendees
$35.00 Non Members
Please RSVP by July 15th by
e-mailing Cathy Silverthorn, FRP at
Walk-Ins (and nonpaid attendees) are not guaranteed seating or a dinner
Please send your payment
payable to GCPA to:
9 Columbus Avenue
Lehigh Acres, FL 33936
ALL RESERVATIONS MUST BE PAID IN ADVANCE FOR THIS MEETING.
Want to carpool from Fort Myers?
Contact Nicki at
August 11, 2016
John D. Mills, Esq. (FSW, Fort Myers) "Jury Selection "and his latest novel, The Hooker, The Dancer & The Nun
September 13, 2016
Speaker TBD – Ethics Credit (Shula’s Naples)
October 13, 2016
Luis E. Insignares, Esq. (FSW, Fort Myers)
“Same Sex Marriage and Adoption”
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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.
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