September General Meeting and C.L.E. on Tuesday, September 20th at 6:00 PM at Lansdale School of Business


What:      General Meeting and C.L.E.

Where:    Lansdale School of Business at 290 Wissahickon Ave., North Wales, PA 19454

When:     6:00 PM


Food:      Light bites will be provided by MCPA

Cost:       Free for MCPA Members; $20.00 for Guests

RSVP:    Jen Kuemmerle at

Hope to see you there!

Philadelphia Association of Paralegals’ 30th Education Conference

Paralegals Shine

The Philadelphia Association of Paralegals is excited to present its 30th Education Conference. Enjoy a Friday downtown and enjoy a day of education and networking with your paralegal colleagues.

Don’t delay with registration – payment must be received on or before Friday, September 9 to qualify for the early bird prices!

Follow this link to get the Education Conference brochure and registration form.



Join our friends at Central Pennsylvania Paralegal Association for an Event!


The Central Pennsylvania Paralegal Association Presents Its 

2016 Educational Conference

When: Thursday, September 15, 2016

Where: The Conference Center at Central Pennsylvania College

ATEC Building, Lower Level,  600 College Hill Road, Summerdale, PA 17093


Check-In/Breakfast 8:00 am; program 8:30 am to 4:45 pm

*Breakfast, Lunch and Afternoon Snack Provided*

Registration Fees:

$70.00 CPPA Members & Keystone Alliance Member Association Members

$85.00 Non-Members

$55.00 Students

Conference Agenda Topics:

Elder Law

Crime Victim Litigation

Medical Marijuana Act

Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission

Advanced Ethics

Registration Deadline:

September 9, 2016

Please submit your registration form (Click here for form) and payment to:

Cathleen Kohr, RP, Pa.C.P.

Lavery Law

225 Market Street, Suite 304

PO Box 1245

Harrisburg, PA 17108

Please make all checks/money orders payable to “CPPA”.

If you have any questions regarding this seminar, please contact Cathy Kohr at

*Cancellations made on or before September 9, 2016 will be entitled to a full refund.   Any cancellations made after September 9th will not be entitled to a refund.*

Special Olympics at Villanova University – Saturday November 5, 2016


This year the Special Olympics will be held the weekend of November 4-6, 2016. Debbie Arbuckle will be signing up MCPA for a “cheer team” of 10 volunteers for Saturday November 5, 2016. The time frame will be determined by the Villanova student volunteers, but we are committing to a 2 hour window of volunteering.  These athletes appreciate having people on the sidelines encouraging their team and accomplishments, win or lose!

Please contact Debbie at to join our team!

Remember, “Cheering is volunteering.” 

Link below is to a very short video for the Special Olympics:

Upcoming Wills for Heroes Dates


We have a full schedule of Wills for Heroes events for this coming Fall as listed below.  If you can volunteer your time for an event, please contact the coordinator(s) listed for that event directly with what capacity you will be volunteering (i.e., estate planning attorney/expert, non-estate planning attorney, law student, paralegal, paralegal student, notary or witness).

  • Saturday, September 17, 2016 – West Grove Fire Station in West Grove, Chester County; coordinators are Jodi Oley ( and Courtney Wiggins (
  • Saturday, September 24, 2016 – Bridesburg Boys & Girls Club in NE Philadelphia; coordinator is Sandy Romaszewski (
  • Saturday, October 1, 2016 – Newtown Fire Association in Newtown, Bucks County; coordinator is Sandy Romaszewski (
  • Saturday, October 15, 2016 – Abington Township Public Safety Training Facility in Abington, Montgomery County; coordinator is Carolyn Capobianco (
  • Saturday, October 29, 2016 – Llanerch Volunteer Fire Company in Havertown, Delaware County; coordinator is Sandy Romaszewski (
  • Saturday, November 5, 2016 – Arcadia University in Glenside, Montgomery County; coordinator is Lisa Shearman (
  • Saturday, November 12, 2016 – Willow Grove Fire Company in Willow Grove, Montgomery County; coordinator is Lisa Shearman (

If you volunteer for an event, more information for that specific event will be sent out by the coordinator(s) the week of the event.

Thank you for helping us to continue making Wills for Heroes such a successful program for our first responders, law enforcement officers, EMS personnel and veterans.

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