As a member, you will be able to:

  • Receive MCPA's bi-monthly newsletter MCPA Today;
  • Access the MCPA job bank;
  • Access MCPA ListServe where paralegals can get advice and assistance in all areas of practice;
  • Attend monthly meetings or Seminars* dealing with topics that affect paralegals today;
  • Automatic membership in the National Federation of Paralegal Associations (NFPA);
  • Subscription to the National Paralegal Reporter, the official bi-monthly magazine of the NFPA;
  • Network with paralegals and other members of the legal community;
  • Stay on top of local and national trends in your career; and
  • Lend your voice to the future of the paralegal profession.

*a nominal fee may be charged for seminars


Membership in the MCPA is based on a calendar year period beginning January 1st and ending December 31st of each year.  There are four categories of membership: Voting, Associate, Student and Supporting (these categories are detailed in our application).  Membership status is subject to review by the Board of Directors and may be changed or rescinded upon such review.