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If you are reading this, you are likely a legal professional, and that means your work requires written communication. It does not matter if you are composing emails, memoranda, or pleadings. Your words are key to professional effectiveness. Since we are all works in progress, this article suggests three ways to improve your writing and […]

13 May 2024
May Volunteer Spotlight – Melody Johnson, CP
Category: Volunteer Spotlights

NALA Volunteer Spotlight – May 2024 Melody Johnson, CP Melody Johnson serves as NALA’s Ethics Chair and on the Professional Development Committee. Her influence extends far beyond her immediate workplace at Anderson Injury Lawyers in Fort Worth, Texas. She also serves as the Professional Development Director and Board Advisor to the Dallas Area Paralegal Association […]

09 May 2024
May DEI – AAPI Heritage Month Interviews
Category: NALA News

May 2024 From discussing the individuals who have profoundly impacted their careers to sharing invaluable advice for those embarking on their legal and leadership journeys, our interviewees offer a wealth of wisdom and inspiration. Each respondent brings a unique perspective shaped by their cultural heritage, personal experiences, and professional expertise. Through their candid reflections and […]

We Heard Your Voice  Hello Affiliates,  I hope all of you are doing well and enjoyed Sharon’s and my videos in the New Year’s edition of the Affiliate Connection.  Thank you to all the Affiliates that have turned in your annual reports. If you have not done so, please do so soon.   Speaking of the annual […]

Happy spring, Affiliates! Spring is a great time of excitement! It is baseball opening season and Final Four (college basketball). The weather is perfect for riding bikes, having a nice picnic in the park, enjoying the nice spring breeze, and maybe even planting beautiful flowers in the garden! It is also a good time to […]