Membership Levels

Level Price  
Voting Membership $75.00 now.
Membership expires after 365 Days.
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Associate Membership $70.00 now.
Membership expires after 365 Days.
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Student Membership $30.00 now.
Membership expires after 365 Days.
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Sustaining Membership $225.00 now.
Membership expires after 365 Days.
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VOTING:

These members shall have the right to vote, set forth in these bylaws, on the election of officers and directors, on the disposition of all or substantially all of the association’s assets, on any merger and its principal terms and any amendment of those terms, and on any election to dissolve the association. In addition, these members shall have all rights afforded members under the California Nonprofit Mutual benefit Association Law.
CONDITIONS FOR VOTING MEMBERS: Voting members must be currently employed full-time as a paralegal as defined by California B & P Code §6450 (c).

ASSOCIATE:

Associate members are ineligible to hold office, make motions or vote. All persons who are presently either: (i) a paralegal as defined by California B & P Code §6450(c), but not currently working full-time as a paralegal; or (ii) in the first six months of in-house training as a paralegal; or (iii) anyone who does not meet the criteria of a voting member and who is either a practicing attorney, legal secretary or legal administrator.

SUSTAINING:

Any person, business or professional firm or non-political, non-religious organization interested in supporting the purposes of the association who contributes an amount to the association to be determined annually, may qualify as a Sustaining Member. Sustaining Members are ineligible to hold office, make motions or vote.

STUDENT:

Student members are ineligible to hold office, make motions or vote. These are members who are either (1) currently enrolled in a paralegal training program or (2) a current graduate of a paralegal training program who is currently seeking, but has not yet secured employment within one year of the date of the completion of a paralegal training program.