Welcome to the Tampa Bay Paralegal Association's website!

Welcome to the Tampa Bay Paralegal Association's website!  Please bookmark this page and check back often for the latest in news regarding TBPA.  If you are a member, please log into the website and go to the "Member Center" for further information, including the Job Bank and Newsletter. If you are unable to login, please contact our Technology Chair/Webmaster.

Tampa Bay Paralegal Association, Inc. ("TBPA") is a member association of the National Federation of Paralegal Associations (NFPA) which provides TBPA members automatic membership with NFPA. TBPA is also a member of the Florida Alliance of Paralegal Associations (FAPA) and all members of TBPA automatically become FAPA members. In addition, TBPA is an affiliate of the National Association of Legal Assistants, Inc. (NALA).

2015 Seminar Registration Open

Join us on Friday, November 6, 2015 at the beautiful Hilton Carillon Park in St. Petersburg located just over the Howard Frankland Bridge off the Ulmerton Road exit. Click here to register today.

TBPA's Seminar Committee has lined up a wide array of experienced and dynamic trial attorneys to take you through all aspects of trial and to share their perspectives on different practice groups.  You'll hear from a local Judge, leading attorneys, and mediators.  Full details on the topics and speakers can be viewed by downloading the 2015 Annual Seminar Brochure.

The day includes 7 CLE credits, including 2 ethics credits. Register by September 1, 2015 to secure the early registration rate of $125.00 for this full day of dynamic CLEs, exhilarating speakers, and a wide array of awesome vendors.

And before you head out at the end of the day, consider skipping the rush hour traffic and joining us for the Annual Social Networking Hour sponsored by our Diamond Sponsor, SLK Investigations, Inc.  Reservations to this event are limited to the first 50 registrations to confirm attendance for the Social Networking Hour, so register soon!

2015 Scholarships!

TBPA is pleased to announce that it is awarding 2 scholarships to members and paralegal students. 

If you would like to pursue paralegal certification, download the scholarship application here.

Paralegal Students - download the student scholarship application here.

The deadline for both scholarship applications is October 31, 2015.

Upcoming Events

Thursday, October 15, 2015 11:45 AM • The Tampa Club, 42nd Floor, 101 E. Kennedy Blvd., Tampa, FL
Saturday, October 17, 2015 10:00 AM • Hillsborough County Bar Association - 1610 North Tampa Street, Tampa, FL 33602
Monday, October 19, 2015 5:45 PM • Barnett, Bolt - 601 Bayshore Blvd., Suite 700, Tampa, FL
Friday, November 06, 2015 8:00 AM • Hilton Carillon, N. St. Petersburg, FL

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As a member-driven organization, we love to receive input and feedback from our members. Please feel free to contact us with any comments or suggestions.

TBPA President: Barbara C. O'Shaughnessy

Send an email to Barbara 

TBPA Mailing Address: P.O. Box 2840, Tampa, FL 33601

Membership Applications are available and more info on the membership categories

and member benefits can be found under the Join Us tab.



Interested in Sponsoring the 2015 Seminar and seeing your name & Company Link here?

Check out the Seminar Sponsor Page or download the Seminar Prospectus now to secure your discounted rate!

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TBPA is a voluntary professional association and does not make any representation, endorsement or guarantee as to the quality, reliability, competency, accuracy, business practice/standards/ethics, or professionalism of any member of TBPA.  TBPA does not conduct background checks or any other form of due diligence on any person or business applying for membership with TBPA.


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