The Middle Tennessee Paralegal Association (MTPA) was formed for the following purposes:furthering education among members of the paralegal profession; advancing, fostering and promoting the paralegal profession; encouraging a high order of ethical and professional attainment; providing service to the community; and establishing good fellowship among members of the paralegal profession in Nashville, Tennessee, and the surrounding middle Tennessee area. We invite you to explore our website. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us. You can also find us on Facebook! Search for "MTPA" or "Middle Tennessee Paralegal Association" and like us!
Job Bank Access
Networking & Social Functions
Bi-Annual Salary Survey
Pro Bono Clinic
Paralegal Reporter Subscription
To APPLY, click Here
To RENEW, go to the Membership menu, choose Membership Options and Dues, click on appropriate link.
PLEASE NOTE: Membership is valid ONLY for the calendar year in which it is submitted and paid. Membership fees are NOT paid on a pro rata basis. For those joining in late December (after the December meeting), their membership will be activated for the next calendar year.
Members of MTPA have immediate access to our Job Bank, which includes job postings that never make it to print otherwise! The Job Bank is a must see for paralegals located in the mid-state or for those who are thinking of relocating to the area. Our Job Bank Coordinator is in close contact with area law firms and businesses and is able to provide our members with first hand knowledge regarding various job opportunities for paralegals as they become available. If you are an area attorney, firm or business and would like to submit a posting to our Job Bank, contact our Job Bank Coordinator, Jodie Goldade for details and information. Not a member? Join now so you too can have immediate access to MTPA's Job Bank!
We look forward to serving MTPA. Please feel free to contact us:
2014 BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Programming Director: Kris Collier
Contact for suggestions or questions on community service; CLE; meeting registration; topics/speakers/menus
Operations Director: Jodie Goldade firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact for Board meetings; bylaws; scholarships; awards; job bank
Finance Director: Theeda Murphy
Contact for payments, registrations and mail
Vice President: Lasa Rucker
Contact for membership questions; certificates of membership; speaking to paralegal student programs
President: Erica L. Clanton email@example.comContact for all of the above or any other matter
Thursday, September 4, 2014 - Membership Meeting
Please join us on Thursday, September 4th, for our MTPA luncheon. Our guest speakers will be Joshua Hedrick, Manager, and Glynn Perdue, Managing Member, at Kraft Analytics, LLC, on the topic of “Dweebs with Calculators: Working with Financial Experts." This topic will cover: the role of expert witnesses (consulting or testifying), what services Kraft Analytics, LLC, provides as financial experts, the basic rules of expert witnesses, and the role of paralegals in working with expert witnesses. This is going to be a very informative and interesting topic, and you don’t want to miss it!
Non-members are welcome to register, so spread the word!
Non-members are welcome to register so spread the word! To register, go to www.mtpaonline.org, click the "Events" tab on the left side of the page, choose your event and follow the prompts for registration and payment.
All luncheon membership meetings and the student reception are held at Waller, Lansden, Dortch & Davis, 511 Union Street, Suite 2700, Nashville, TN 37219.
PARKING FOR MEETINGS: In the event that no parking is available below the Nashville City Center (NOTE: this garage now only accepts credit card payments), please check out the following link below for additional parking options in downtown Nashville: www.parkitdowntown.com.
* Note: If you are not a current member, you may wish to join during our Membership Drive or at our January Meeting. Please note that your dues are for the calendar year in which submitted, the only exception being for members joining in late December (after the December meeting) for the upcoming year.