Welcome to the FWPA!
The purpose of the FWPA is to promote the professional objectives and goals of paralegals, to encourage, promote and conduct programs of continuing education and professional development and to promote the advancement of high standards of integrity and professionalism for paralegals to the end that both the public and the legal profession are better served.
Questions about the FWPA are welcome and may be directed to the President. You may also contact us by dropping us a note at FWPA, P.O. Box 1597, Fort Worth, Texas 76101.
Congratulations to our 2022 Award Recipients!
Mandy Sherman, 2023 FWPA President
Congratulations to this year's FWPA award recipients!
Paralegal of the Year
Pro Bono Volunteer of the Year
Outstanding Committee Chair
Megan Goor-Peters, TBLS-BCP
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(MEMBERSHIP RENEWALS ENDED ON FEBRUARY 1ST)
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Patrons / Vendors
Need to find a vendor?
Click here to go to the Patron Member Directory!
Missed the Patron Parade?
Go here to see the Patron Parade sponsors and video.
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The mobile app corresponds with the FWPA website so you can:
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Submissions - Contact email@example.com
Upcoming CLE Events Links
Thank You to this Month's GMM Sponsor:
General Membership Meetings (GMMs)
DO NOT E-MAIL
your RSVP to the Chair
RSVPs are Online Only!
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FWPA APRIL PATRON PARADE
Presenter - Mandy Sherman, FWPA President
(No CLE given at this GMM)
Come Out to Meet, Greet, and Support Our Patrons!
Sponsors - TBA
April 27, 2023 - 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.
$18.00 FWPA members/$20.00 non-FWPA members
NEW Reservation deadline: TUESDAY PRIOR
April 25, 2023 by 5:00 p.m.
For sponsorship questions and deadlines, contact Susan Davis, TBLS-BCP, Public Relations Chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org
For GMM questions, contact Michele Rayburn, PLS, CP, TBLS-BCP - 1st VP (Programs)
FWPA-FirstVicePresident@fwpa.org*PAYMENTS ARE ONLINE OR BY CHECK. ALL MUST REGISTER THEIR ATTENDANCE ONLINE. Online payments are online through the website or by check to Michele Rayburn, Law Offices of Laird & McCloskey, 1119 Pennsylvania, Fort Worth, TX 76104. Checks must be mailed 1 week prior to the lunch. Payment not received prior to the lunch will require payment to be made at the door.
ANY at-door registrations are strongly discouraged and will be $20.00 members / $22.00 non-members.
Checks and exact change accepted only at the door. There is a $25 charge for returned checks. Refunds cannot be given for non-attendance.
QR Code Check-In!
Look for your confirmation e-mail to have a QR Code to check-in at the next GMM - just have it on your phone or a print out to scan at the door!
note that ALL attendees must make a RSVP online through the website
starting January 1, 2022. Deadlines for RSVPs are the TUESDAY prior to
the GMM for proper headcount. Payments for GMMs can be made also online
with your RSVP or mailing a check. (Instructions for mailing when you
Only checks and exact change accepted at the door. Payment not received prior to the lunch will require payment to be made at the door. There is a $25 charge for returned checks. Refunds cannot be given for non-attendance.
FWPA has a Placement Chair to assist you! Submit your PDF resume to email@example.com
Have a job opening? Click here to go to the "Job Bank" page
and submit your form!