NALA leads the paralegal profession with a voluntary certifying examination, continuing legal education opportunities and professional development programs.

LAPSW offers an annual academic scholarship, an CLA/CP scholarship and a ACLA/ACP scholarship. advanced certifying exam. Through the scholarship programs LAPSWV encourages continuing education.

LAPSWV promotes high standards in the legal assistant profession, establishes networking resources for legal assistants/paralegals, and provides integrity in the legal community.



LAPSWV partners with local businesses to facilitate working relationships that benefit both LAPSWV and the business partner within the legal community. 

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Legal Assistants Paralegals of Southern West Virginia - LAPSWV