Heather S. Davis, CKP : 2016-2017 KPA President
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Join the Kentucky Paralegal Association Today!

The Kentucky Paralegal Association (“KPA”) is accepting applications for 2016 Membership. 

TYPES OF MEMBERSHIPS

Active Members:  Dues are $50 per year

Any paralegal who is currently employed as a paralegal performing substantial legal tasks under the supervision and direction of a licensed attorney who lives or works within the Commonwealth of Kentucky and meets one of the criteria outlined in the Membership Qualifications shown above. 

Associate Member:  Dues are $25 per year

Any person who would otherwise meet the requirements for Active membership who meets one (1) or more of the exceptions outlined in the Membership Qualifications shown above.

Adjunct Member:  Dues are Free

Any paralegal program director or educator of an ABA-approved paralegal program or a paralegal studies program that is not ABA-approved but meets the substantive legal studies requirements pursuant to the ABA guidelines shall become an Adjunct Member of the KPA upon acceptance of his/her application, approval of the KPA Board of Directors and payment of dues, if any. Adjunct Members shall not be entitled to vote on matters before the KPA membership and shall not be eligible to serve as an Officer or Director of the KPA.

Student Members:  Dues are Free

Any student enrolled in a Paralegal Studies program that would allow them to meet the qualifications for Active membership upon completion of such program shall become a Student member of the KPA upon acceptance of his/her application for membership and payment of dues, if any. Student members shall not be entitled to vote on matters before the KPA membership and shall not be eligible to serve as an Officer or Director of the KPA.  

Sustaining Members:  Dues are $100 per year

Any attorney, law firm, business entity, educational institution or Bar Association that shares the goals and purposes of the KPA set out in Article II of the Bylaws shall become a Sustaining Member of the KPA upon acceptance of his/her/its application for membership, payment of dues and approval of the KPA Board of Directors. Sustaining members shall not be entitled to vote on matters before the KPA membership and shall not be eligible to serve as an Officer or Director of the KPA.

 APPLYING FOR MEMBERSHIP

To apply for membership, please complete the online Application.  If you need assistance in completing the Application, please click on “Online Application Instructions” above.  Once we have received your application and payment, if any, we will notify you by email regarding approval status.

If you have any questions about membership or the application process, please contact our Director of Member Relations, Debby Ewen, at kpa.membership@gmail.com

Do you already have a KPA web account?

Previously, KPA members used a shared account to access the member’s only area of the site. Going forward, each member will have their own username and password to access the site. If you have previously signed up for an account, please login. If you haven’t, please create an account now.