The Pittsburgh Paralegal Association is a voluntary, non-profit association formed in 1977 to promote the professional development and continuing education of paralegals.  PPA has members from the greater Pittsburgh and surrounding areas and from all areas of law, including law firms, banks, corporations, hospitals and educational institutions.

PPA IS CELEBRATING ITS 40TH ANNIVERSARY!  A celebration is planned for Saturday, September 9, 2017 aboard the Gateway Clipper! Click here!

Click here for PPA Paralegal of the Year Nomination forms.



The Benefits of Membership

The benefits of membership in PPA are numerous and include free lunchtime seminars and CLE programs, access to our job bank, pro bono programs and great networking opportunities.  Members also receive our quarterly newsletter, The Parascope, which contains local and national news regarding the paralegal profession. Membership also provides membership to NFPA, the National Federation of Paralegal Associations, and Keystone Alliance of Paralegal Associations. 

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PPA Thanks all of our supporting sponsors!


Supreme Level Sponsors:

California University of Pennsylvania
Harris Investigations
Litigation Advantage, LLC
Network Deposition Services
Precise, Inc.
Plant Depos
Robson Forensic




Coming to our next event?

PPA 40th Anniversary Celebration - Saturday, September 9, 2017 from 6:-10 p.m. aboard the Gateway Clipper Queen. Click here to RSVP. (Payment is due at time of reservation)

There is no Professional Development Meeting in July.  See you in August!!