Local, State, and Affiliate CLE Opportunities

This page provides a listing of Continuing Legal Education opportunities whose programs are approved for continuing education credit for those seeking to maintain their Certified Paralegal certification. 

The continuing education offerings of NALA include our Conference & Expo in July, live webinars, on-demand webinars, and self-study courses. 

The seminar approval form must be completed for advance approval of continuing education credit for maintaining the CP credential. There is a $50 fee. The fee is waived for NALA Affiliated Associations.

Houston Paralegal Association                                                                            
Date/Location:  April 26, 2019 - Galveston Island Convention Center, Galveston TX


Title/Sponsor:  Houston Paralegal Association’s Advanced CLE Paralegal Conference 2019


CLE Credits Available: 6.0 substantive CLE credit including 1.0 Ethics CLE credit


Course Subjects:

How to Bill So Clients Will Pay; Appellate Procedure; What Part of No Don’t You Understand-Automatic Stay and Discharge Injunction Violations in Bankruptcy; Top 10 Mistakes at Trial; Drafting for Transactional Paralegals-Tips on Creating Outstanding Work Product; Stowers: Ins and Outs; Consumer Bankruptcy Practice: Hot Topics in 2019; Preparing Witnesses and Deposing Individuals with PTSD; Series LLCs-the Hot New Entity Formation in Texas; Five Star Counsel: Ethical Client Service Lessons.

Contact:  Montye Holmes, ACP, TBLS-BCP, NALA Liaison, Houston Paralegal Association, email: mholmes@hirschwest.com  
Cost:  $100 for HPA Members; $135 for non-members; $60 for students (early bird prices before 4/19/19: $85/$120/$60)


Las Vegas Valley Paralegal Association

Date/Location:  April 27, 2019 – Northwest Career College in Las Vegas, Nevada

Title/Sponsor:  Las Vegas Valley Paralegal Association 2019 Annual CLE Seminar

CLE Credits Available: 5

Course Subjects: Ethics and Confidentiality for Paralegals; Marijuana in the Workplace; Reproduction, Surrogacy, and Parentage or NRCP and Suspended Local Rules; Clark County District Court Clerk and Clark County Recorder

Contact Las Vegas Paralegal Association – www.lvvpa.org

Cost:  Early Bird - $75.00 member - $85.00 non-member - $25.00 Paralegal Students

General Registration $95.00 member - $100.00 non-member - $25.00 Paralegal Students

Late Registration (at door) $120.00 member - $125.00 non-member - $25.00 Paralegal Students

Capital Area Paralegal Association

Date/Location:  Friday, May 3, 2019 / Thompson Conference Center


Title/Sponsor:  Spring CLE Scramble: A Valuable Variety

                            CAPA & PD District 4


CLE Credits Available:  6.0 substantive CLE credit including 1.5 Ethics


Course Subjects: Special Needs Trust / Guardianship, Employment Discrimination & Retaliation Case Study, Corporate Law, Immigration Law, Oil & Gas, Family Law


Contact:   www.capatx.org


Cost:  $65.00 – Members / $90.00 – Non-Members (Early Registration)

Alabama Association of Paralegals, Inc.                                                                           
Date/Location:  August 8-11, 2019  The Lodge at Gulf State Park, Gulf Shores, AL


Title/Sponsor:  2019 Annual Paralegal Convention -- Travel with AAPi on a Legal Adventure


CLE Credits Available: 11.0, including 2.0 Ethics & 1.0 non substantive


Course Subjects:

Family Law; Corporate & Business Law; E-Discovery & Document Retention; Ethics; Labor and Employment Law; Time Management Skills; Leadership, NALA, & You; History of the Death Penalty; Transportation Law; Legal Research for Paralegals; Witness Preparations; Notary Rules and Regulations; White Collar Prosecution; Municipality & Local Law; Social Media; Real Estate; UPL; Immigration Law; Mediation; Medical Records with Dr. Matthew Kimbrell; What a new Paralegal should Expect.

Contact:  Adrienne D. Berry, CP  2nd VP-Seminars  Adrienne.berry@usdoj.gov  

Cost:  for FULL Convention

                                    Early Registration                   after JUNE 14, 2019                                              

Active                                  $240.00                               $250.00
Associate/Institutional         $250.00                               $265.00
Student/Lifetime                  $160.00                               $180.00
Student Non-Member         $175.00                               $190.00
Other Non-Member             $250.00                               $265.00

For A LA Carte Convention

Mandatory Registration fee                         $30.00
Prices are Per CLE class

                                    Early Registration              after JUNE 14, 2019

Active                                   $35.00                               $40.00
Associate/Institutional         $35.00                                $40.00
Student/Lifetime                  $30.00                                $35.00
Student Non-Member         $30.00                                $35.00
Other Non-Member             $45.00                               $50.00