Paralegal Division

The MCBA Paralegal Division is one of the MCBA's most active groups. It offers a variety of activities for its members including continuing legal education programs, the MCBA Paralegal Conference, community service projects and social events.

Paralegal Division Board    
President Norma Franco
Pres. Elect Andrea Marshall
Past President Kristi McLaughlin
Secretary Rose Reynolds
Director Julia Brown
Director Kimberly McClure
Director Holly Ayala
Director Sara Jurecki
Director Cecilia Rodriguez
Director Jamie Wright

Paralegal Division Information


Paralegal Board Meetings

The division's Board of Directors meets monthly on the second Monday of the month at 5:30 p.m. at the MCBA 3030 N. 3rd Street, Suite 1260 Phoenix, Arizona 85012.
All members are welcome to attend.


ABA Approved Paralegal Schools

For an up-to-date list of schools that are ABA-Approved in Arizona, please go here.
For additional information on how to choose a paralegal program, go to the American Association for Paralegal Education (AAfPE) website.


Certified Paralegal Review Courses 

For CLA Review Courses. Please go to 


Proposed MCBA Paralegal Division
Bylaw Changes 

Proposed changes to are: (Comment period ends October 12, 2020)

  • Section 2.2 Terminology  -- updated
  • Removed Treasurer and replaced with Marketing Coordinator since the Treasurer position was no longer needed (finances discussed with entire board) and the Marketing Coordinator has become a necessity for social media and other membership/event promotions
  • Corrected incorrect references to other sections in the bylaws
  • 8.1-8.3 clarified per recent practice as to the types of meetings
    and events we have

Community Service

The MCBA Paralegal Division believes in helping the community 
Look for Community Service Events on our Facebook Page 

Job Board

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