Upcoming Events

Mark Your Calendars for these Upcoming Events in 2015

Dinner Meetings are usually held on the 4th Tuesday of every other month at various locations in the Richmond area.

Brown Bag Lunches are usually held on the 4th Wednesday of every other month from Noon to 1 PM.

Each educational opportunity is 1.0 CLE unless otherwise noted.

Thank you to our sponsors: Virginia 529, Bizport, McCandlish Holton, CT Corporation, University of Richmond School of Professional and Continuing Studies, Partner JD, Special Counsel, McGuireWoods, Bryant & Stratton College, J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College, and Planet Depos. 

Date Topic Speaker
January 27, 2015
Dinner Meeting
ECF Conversions and Next Generation Attorney Filing Jackie Quella, U.S. Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals
February 24, 2015
Brown Bag Lunch
Overview of Ethics Tom Spahn, Esq. McGuire Woods
March 21, 2015
Mini Seminar
Trusts & Estates; Legal Research, and Judgment and Analytics (at Virginia529) Frank Burke, Bay Trust Company, Michelle Wilson, Paralegal Solutions, LLC
April 21, 2015
Brown Bag Lunch
2015 Legislative Review Various Legislators
May 1, 2015
Law Day Luncheon
Annual Richmond Bar Association Luncheon with a special invitation to RPA members TBD
May 19, 2015
RPA Law Day Luncheon
June 24, 2015
Brown Bag Lunch
Drone Law Drone Law Team, Williams Mullen
July 22-24, 2015
NALA Convention
NALA 39th Annual Convention, Institutes & Exhibition, Tulsa, OK(up to 11 CLE’s)  www.nala.org
August 26, 2015
Brown Bag Lunch
ADRO’s for Virginia Retirement System  Brian Goodman, VRS
September 22, 2015
Dinner Meeting
October, 2015 October Month of Service  
October, 2015
Fall Seminar
November 10, 2015 Reception and Annual Dinner Meeting No Speaker, Reception includes celebration of Paralegal Week activities, Annual Meeting includes Election of 2015 Board, awards, and Annual Reports


Executive Board Meeting Dates:

Saturday, January 10, 2015 – Annual Board Retreat

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Monday, April 20, 2015

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Tuesday , October 20, 2015

April Brown Bag Lunch

April 2015 lunch flyer

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

12 Noon – 1 PM

At McGuireWoods, LLP, Frances Hayes Room, One James Center, 901 E. Cary Street, Richmond, VA

Topic: Legislative Review – Various Legislators

Lunch sponsored by University of Richmond School  of Professional and Continuing Studies

Cost: RPA Members- Free; Paralegal Non-Members – $10 (first visit to an RPA meeting is complimentary)

OPTION FOR MEMBERS: If you cannot attend the meeting in person, you may participate by phone. You must be a member and use an 804 phone number.

RSVP to education@richmondparalegals.org by April 16, 2015.  If you plan on taking advantage of the phone in option, please indicate it on your RSVP.

Advance reservation is required.

March Mini-Seminar

Please join us for our March Mini-Seminar!  The details are:

When:  Saturday, March 21, 2015 from 9:00 am – 12:30 pm (Registration begins at 8:30)

Where:  Virginia529 College Savings Plan, 9001 Arboretum Parkway, North Chesterfield, VA .  Parking is free.

Cost:  No Fee, but RPA would like to request that you bring a snack donation for SCAN.  Details are in the flyer SCAN Snack Drive 2015

Please RSVP no later than Tuesday, March 17, 2015 and see the flyer for more details. March 2015 Mini Seminar

Non-profit association of paralegals in Richmond, Virginia