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
October Membership Meeting
October 9, 2014
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
Florida SouthWestern State College
Fort Myers Campus
8099 College Parkway
Building U, Room 102
Building U is in the southwest corner of the campus on Edison Parkway.
5:30 - 6:00 pm check-in & social time
6:00 pm Buffet Dinner & Program
1 NALA CLE credit approved for
CP and FRP attendees
$27.50 Non Members
Please RSVP by October 5, 2014, by
e-mailing Victoria Meyers, CP at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please send your payment
payable to GCPA to:
Victoria Meyers, CP
5121 Coldstream Lane
Naples, FL 34104
ALL RESERVATIONS MUST BE PAID IN ADVANCE FOR THIS MEETING.
Walk-Ins (and nonpaid attendees) are not guaranteed seating or a dinner.
Want to carpool from Naples?
Please contact Randon Randolph at email@example.com
Pamella Seay, Esq. – Permissible Paralegal Activities and UPL (ethics)
No Membership Meeting in December - enjoy the season with friends and family
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.