Upcoming Events

Mark Your Calendars for these Upcoming Events in 2016

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, CT Corporation, University of Richmond School of Professional and Continuing Studies, Partner JD, McGuireWoods,  Bay Trust Company, and Planet Depos. 

Date Topic Speaker
January 26, 2016
Dinner Meeting (Williams Mullen)
Accident Reconstruction Kevin Theriault, Crash and Safety Consultants
February 24, 2016
Brown Bag Lunch (Williams Mullen)
Federal Court 101 Ashley Davis, Allen & Allen
March 19, 2016
Mini Seminar (Virginia 529)
Legal Project Management  Clarissa J. Corbin, President and CEO of Projections Consulting, Inc.
April 26, 2016
Brown Bag Lunch (Williams Mullen)
2016 Legislative Review Delegate Roxann Robinson
May 2, 2016
Law Day Luncheon (Omni Hotel)
Annual Richmond Bar Association Luncheon with a special invitation to RPA members ($29) Hon. Roderick C. Young, U.S. Magistrate Judge
May 10, 2016
RPA Law Day Luncheon (Williams Mullen)
TBD Judge Vanessa Jones, Chesterfield County Juvenile Domestic Relations Court
June 22, 2016
Brown Bag Lunch (McGuire Woods)
Covering Out of State Depositions Matt Ridge, Halasz Reporting
July 13-15, 2016
NALA Convention
NALA 40th Annual Convention, Institutes & Exhibition, Las Vegas, Nevada  www.nala.org
August 24, 2016
Brown Bag Lunch (Williams Mullen)
Adobe for Paralegals  Jillian Sherman, ACP, Virginia Retirement System and RPA Board Member
September 20, 2016
Dinner Meeting (Hunton)
Adoption Susan Brewer, J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College
October, 2016 October Month of Service  
October 19, 2016
Brown Bag Lunch (McGuire Woods)
TBD (Ethics) Mike Kostiw, AECOM
November 8, 2016 Reception and Annual Dinner Meeting No Speaker, Reception includes celebration of Paralegal Week activities, Annual Meeting includes Election of 2016 Board, awards, and Annual Reports


Executive Board Meeting Dates:

Saturday, January 23, 2016 – Annual Board Retreat

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Tuesday , October 11, 2016

Join us for the NALA Elections!

NALA will be holding officer elections at its July conference in Las Vegas. Join us as at Willow Oaks Country Club for drinks and appetizers as we view the candidates speeches. This event is free and open to all paralegals.

RSVP by June 24

When: Tuesday, June 28, 2016 from 6:30-9:00 p.m.
Place: Willow Oaks Country Club, 6228 Forest Hill Avenue, Richmond 23225

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Supporting the Community


Please help with a donation of unopened, individually wrapped healthy snacks, small bottled water and juice boxes snacks for the children served by the Greater Richmond SCAN (Stop Child Abuse Now) through Family Support Program Children’s Groups.


Three Square

This year’s NALA Conference Charity. Three Square distributed more than 38 million pounds of food in 2015 to hungry people in Southern Nevada. To donate online, visit http://www.threesquare.org/, click on the “give now” button, in the comment/feedback box please enter “NALA” so they can track where the donation came from.


Non-profit association of paralegals in Richmond, Virginia