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Our Activities

TPA offers the following activities to its membership:
  • Monthly dinner meetings (held the second Tuesday of the month) with informative speakers covering the many areas of law, professional responsibility, and matters of topical interest.
  • Annual full-day seminar in March with keynote speaker and concurrent sessions on various aspects of the legal field.
  • Annual Reception/Luncheon in October to celebrate Paralegal's Week.
  • Study group to prepare for the CLA/CP examination.
  • Joint seminars with other Virginia legal assistant organizations. These seminars have concurrent sessions with speakers from all areas of the Commonwealth.
  • Job bank for members and area employers.
  • Scholarship for members to earn their CLA/CP accreditation or attend Annual NALA Convention.
  • TPA ADVISORY, a quarterly newsletter containing current happenings in the profession, along with calendar of upcoming meetings, seminars, and special events.

Members are asked to select a Standing Committee on which they would like to serve. Standing Committees are: Annual Seminar, CLA Study, Education/Special Events/Annual Reception, Finance, Job Bank, Joint Seminar, Membership, Newsletter, Public Relations, Speaker, and Venue.