NALS of Atlanta helps to ensure the finest quality in all aspects of the legal support profession by supporting our membership through the following services and commitments.
- Continuing legal education at monthly meetings where legal topics are presented.
- Networking opportunities with other legal support professionals at the local, state, regional, and national levels.
- Maintaining a code of ethics and the highest professional standards.
- Professional certification programs and designations.
Who can become a member?
Anyone who works in the legal field. Our members include legal secretaries, legal assistants, paralegals, court reporters, court clerks, judicial assistants, records managers, word processors, law librarians, etc.
Do Atlanta attorneys, law firms, and businesses value and support NALS of Atlanta and its members? Yes!
Many of the attorneys, firms, and corporations that employ our members recognize and appreciate the value of employees who take every opportunity to enhance their professional development. They demonstrate this by allowing time for professional development meetings, encouraging the enhancement of professional status through certification, and, in many cases, by underwriting NALS memberships and participation in educational events.
Follow the link to a partial listing of the persons and businesses who have identified themselves as friends of NALS of Atlanta by showing support for professionalism in legal staffing. If an employer is not listed here, and you believe it should be, please talk to your attorney(s) and/or office manager and ask them to contact us for further information.