NALA Liaison Corner

This page is designed and updated by the NALA Liaison to keep you up to date on what's going on with the National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA). Here you will find information about CLE programs that NALA is offering and information about NEFPA's CLA/CP Review Course. If you have any questions about anything posted, please feel free to contact the NALA Liaison at

CP Review Course Information

Check out the CP Program Candidate Handbook available from NALA. 

 NEFPA offers CP review courses to be held based on request and availability. As of 2018, NALA updated the format of the CP Exam.  

Requirements for Applicants

NOTE: The application form must be complete. All supporting documentation required to complete the Certified Paralegal examination application form may be e-mailed to  Documentation includes official school transcripts, attorney attestations, and payment. Incomplete applications are subject to rejection. The documentation required varies based on the category of qualifications, as outlined below.



What to Expect After Submission

    If you have submitted a completed application, fee, and the correct supporting documentation, you will receive an e-mailed response within 72 hours as follows: 
    1. An Application Approval Acknowledgment
    2. An Authorization to Test 
    3. A Scheduling Notification from PSI
    If you are missing any information from the application process, you will receive an e-mailed response within 72 hours requesting the additional information.  The deadline to submit any requested information is 60 days.  If the deadline is not met, the application will be denied.  

CP Exam Data can be found at this link

2021 NALA Annual Conference and Expo @ Home

Join us from the comfort of your home or office for the 2021 NALA Conference & Expo - July 22-24! This 3-day educational event will provide attendees with superior networking opportunities, a chance to earn many CLE hours, and over 25 sessions developed to help elevate your paralegal and professional skills.

Conference Registration Options*

Type Best Rate - Ends May 15 Standard Rate Registration Link
Member $149 $TBD   B_REGISTER.jpg
Non-Member $199 $TBD
Student $99 $TBD

Public Meetings Only (Board meetings,

annual meetings, NALA panel)

Free Free

*Cancellation policy - All cancellations received on or before June 25, 2021, will receive a full refund.

Sessions will include:

A Look Inside Crime Scene Investigation

An Interactive Legal Writing Lab

Anatomy of a Complex Murder Case

Avoiding Unauthorized Practice of Law

CP Review - Civil Litigation

CP Review - Contracts

CP Review - Corporate & Commercial Law

CP Review - Skills Exam: Essay Writing

CP Review - Torts

CP Review - United States Legal System

CP Review – Criminal Law and Procedure

CP Review – Legal Ethics

CP Review – Real Estate Law

E-discovery Workshop – Identify and Collect

How to Write Appellate Briefs

Insurance Law – Duties of the Insurer

Internet Law - Communications Decency Act

Internet Law – Enforcing Online Contracts

Justice and the Fifth Amendment

Legal Immigration Needs – What You Should Know

Qualified Immunity for Law Enforcement

Responsive Pleadings – Best Practices

Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Lasting Legacy

The Art of the ‘Search’

The Eighth Amendment’s Criminal Protections

The Ins and Outs of Insurance Law

Uncommon Easements

Understanding Police Investigations

Using Agile/Scrum for Case Planning

Expo Hall

NALA has several opportunities for vendors to connect with our attendees.  View this link for more information.

2021 Exhibitors

Capitol Lien provides accurate and timely due diligence solutions to legal professionals nationwide. Clients leverage our personalized customer support and years of expertise in each jurisdiction to make decisions with confidence and build lasting strategic relationships. Count on Capitol Lien when diligence is due.

CSC® provides knowledge-based solutions for every phase of the business life cycle, helping businesses form entities, maintain compliance, execute transaction work, and support real estate, M&A, and other corporate transactions in hundreds of U.S. and international jurisdictions.

We work with some of the world’s largest banks and commercial lenders to reduce risk in their lien portfolios, improve their transaction speeds, and create a secure environment for their financial processing needs. We also provide solutions for secure real estate document preparation and recording.

We are the trusted partner for 90% of the Fortune 500®, nearly 10,000 law firms, and more than 3,000 financial organizations.

NAPPS is the largest nonprofit trade association for process servers in the United States. With over 2,300 members we have servers where you need them.

Recorded Sessions

2020 Conference Recording information
Most sessions of the 2020 NALA Conference @ Home will be recorded. These session presentations include the presenters video and presentation material for a visual re-creation of each presentation. CLE is available for each session attended during conference OR taken online. If you attend the Conference @ Home version, you are not eligible to obtain CLE for the recorded version. On-demand access to the recordings are available for 1-year.

2020 On-Demand Conference Recording Bundles
TypeMemberNon-MemberRegistration Link
For Virtual Conference Attendees$199$249


Virtual Conference Recordings Only$575$628


View or purchase 2019 sessions* - available for CLE


Most of the past NALA Annual Conference sessions are recorded and part of the below collections. These session presentations include the presenter's PowerPoint with synced audio for a virtual re-creation of each presentation. The pricing does not include CLE credit.

View or purchase 2018 sessions.*

View or purchase 2017 sessions.*

View or purchase 2016 sessions.*

*These recordings are for personal use and not for distribution.

We thank our sustaining members for their support!

 221 N Hogan Street             Box 164                                 Jacksonville, FL 32202

Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software