Welcome to the Paralegal Committee Page
The Paralegal Committee is a group of individuals working together for the betterment of the paralegal profession. The mission of the Paralegal Committee is to support and assist the legal community in providing quality legal services to the community at large and support the continuing education and effective utilization of paralegals.
In carrying out its mission, the committee is guided by the following goals:
Monitor issues relevant to the legal and paralegal professions.
Cooperate with other community, legal and paralegal organizations to achieve common goals in providing quality legal services to the community.
Develop a plan for long-term growth of the profession and its use by the legal community and community at large.
Provide leadership to the profession by maintaining the highest ethical standards.
Promote professional recognition of paralegals.
SUBMIT YOUR NOMINATIONS!
Pro Bono Award to be presented at the Pro Bono Paralegal of the Year Award/Paralegal Day Reception to be held on May 7th 2015.
The Colorado Bar Association and the Rocky Mountain Paralegal Committee have teamed up again this year to recognize paralegals who offer pro bono work in the community.
Please see the Nomination Form to submit your nomination for a paralegal who has demonstrated his/her commitment to pro-bono work. The recipient of the award will receive $1,000.00 to be given to the recipient's pro bono organization of his/her choice. This reception and the award are being sponsored by The Colorado Bar Association and The Rocky Mountain Paralegal Association along with law firms and other sponsors who will be acknowledged at the reception. A paralegal may also self-nominate. Please review the Nomination Criteria for additional information.
The Honorable Judge Gale Miller, Colorado Court of Appeals will be the guest presenter. All nominees including past nominees and past award recipients will be introduced and acknowledged for their services.
The reception will include appetizers/light fare, location to be announced.
Members, please look out for your invitation to attend which will be emailed as we get closer to the event.
Please contact Sydney Greenish, Chair of the Colorado Bar Association's Paralegal Committee firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 303.294.2966.