Fort Worth Paralegal Association

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 via Contact Us.

President's Message - Happy Texas Independence Day!

  Special Guests for March GMM! 

“Hot Topics at the Second Court of Appeals” 

 A panel from the Second Court of Appeals will present

a look into current trends and future predictions.

Hon. Elizabeth Kerr

Hon. Mike Wallach

Hon. Dabney Bassel

General Membership Meetings (GMMs)


DO NOT E-MAIL your RSVP to the Chair


ALL RSVPs are Online Only!

    Register today via the blue button below!

Upcoming CLE Events Links

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!

Upcoming GMM



2nd Court of Appeals Panel

Justice Elizabeth Kerr, Justice Dabney Bassel

& Justice Mike Wallach

Hot Topics at the Second Court of Appeals

1.0 hr. CLE

Sponsored by

March 28, 2024 - 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

$20.00 FWPA members/$22.00 non-FWPA members

Reservation deadline Tuesday Prior:

March 26th by 5:00 P.M.

 For questions, contact Anne Palmer - 1st VP (Programs)

*PAYMENTS ARE ONLINE OR BY CHECK.  ALL registrations for RSVPs must be made online.  Online payments are online through the website or by check. 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. 

Due to food count requirement on TUESDAY, ANY at-door registrations and payments are discouraged. ($22 members/$24 non-members)


Please 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 register online.)

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.

Refunds / credits cannot be given for non-attendance.

Get Even More from the Website -

Get the Wild Apricot Mobile Member App!


  The mobile app corresponds with the FWPA website so you can:

  • Check and update on your profile
  • Register and pay for FWPA events (including CLE and community service)
  • Check the FWPA calendar and event details
  • Keep on top of your registrations by viewing your rsvps, adding events to your calendar, and paying outstanding registration fees

  Become more engaged with the FWPA and your membership benefits today and download the app!

Patrons / Vendors

Cowtown Paralegal Reporter

Members - Log-in and check out the latest CPR!

Submissions - Contact Publications

FWPA Online Store is Open!

FWPA t-shirts are back! The online store is OPEN!  Easy order online and pick up at the GMMs.

Job Bank

FWPA has a Placement Chair to assist you! 

Submit your PDF resume to the FWPA Placement Chair

Have a job opening? Click here to go to the "Job Bank" page

and submit your form!


To see the latest

TVAS Volunteer opportunities -

go to the TVAS page - here!

Paralegal Division of the State Bar of Texas

State Bar of Texas

Office of Court Administration

Tarrant County Bar Association

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