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 25, 2015
Brown Bag Lunch
Food Law Trent Taylor, Esq., McGuire Woods
March 21, 2015
Mini Seminar
Trusts & Estates; Other Items TBD (at Virginia529) Frank Burke, Bay Trust Company, Other Speakers TBD
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 TBD
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

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Tuesday , October 20, 2015


January Dinner Meeting

 Dinner Meeting January 2015

January 27, 2015 —  6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Speaker:  Jackie Quella, U.S. Court of Appeals, 4th Circuit

Topic:  ECF Conversion and Next Generation Filings

Place:  Williams Mullen, Williams Mullen Center, 200 South 10th Street, Suite 1600, Richmond, VA 23219

Time:  Dinner & business meeting at 6:00pm; speaker at 6:30pm; door prize drawing at 7:30pm

Cost:  Members $15.00 (checks payable to RPA)
Non-Member $25.00 (checks payable to RPA)

*First time non-member meeting attendees are eligible for member cost.
**Second time or more non-member meeting attendees pay non-member cost.

Dinner: Buffet Dinner from Apple Spice Junction.  

RSVP to education@richmondparalegals.org by January 22, 2015

Advance reservation is required


Paralegals Week Proclamations 2014

October 12 – 18,  2014 was proclaimed Paralegals’ Week in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Click below to view the Certificates of Recognition:

Congratulations to all paralegals for your hard work and  contribution to our legal community!

Non-profit association of paralegals in Richmond, Virginia