Mission Statement:

The Cincinnati Paralegal Association, an Ohio nonprofit corporation, is committed to the professional development of the individual paralegal and the paralegal profession, the establishment and support of professional standards, and the advancement of paralegals as an integral and distinctive partner in the delivery of legal services.

The purpose and goals of the CPA are to:

  1. Promote the paralegal profession.
  2. Provide seminars for the continuing legal education of paralegals.
  3. Act as a forum for the exchange of information.
  4. Promote and support professional standards.
  5. Communicate with the legal community and the general public.
  6. Participate in local and national issues that affect the profession.
  7. Engage in projects, solicitations and other activities which the Board of Directors may deem necessary or desirable.

Show Your CPA Pride!

The Cincinnati Paralegal Association is excited to offer new high-quality polo shirts for sale at $20 each.

The shirts are heavyweight pique knit, 100% ring spun combed cotton, preshrunk.

Sizes small through 2XL are available in both men's and women's styles. Contact Wendy at to reserve your size.



Litigation Specialty Section - Brown Bag CLE
Date: Thursday, November 6, 2014, noon
Taft Center at Fountain Square
U.S. Bank Tower, 425 Walnut Street, Second Floor

This presentation covers changes made between 2011 and 2014 to the Ohio Rules of Civil Procedure, which closely follow the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure. Full details in flyer and on the news page.

ORCP Flyer


November General Membership Meeting
Date: Wednesday, November 12, 2014, Noon
Taft Center at Fountain Square
U.S. Bank Tower, 425 Walnut Street, Second Floor

Presentation on
Cyber Security by Jonathan Adams, Salix
Box Lunches from Bensons Catering

Reservation Form


Probate Avoidance through Estate Planning
Date: November 21, 2014, 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
Taft Center at Fountain Square
U.S. Bank Tower, 425 Walnut Street, Second Floor

Free CLE* brown bag lunch presentation, by Andrea Costa Laden, Esq., for CPA Members. 1 hour CLE Pending Approval by OSBA.

RSVP to Angie Scharold at


Holiday Party
Date: Wednesday, December 10, 2014, 5:30-7:30 pm
Newport Landing at BB Riverboats
101 Riverboat Row, Newport Kentucky
(This is the banquet facility at the dock - It is NOT a cruise)
Entertainment by Dave Pfieffer Jazz Trio

Reservation Form

More Events and CPA Calendar