Welcome to the CDPA
The Capital District Paralegal Association, Inc. (CDPA) is a nonprofit association organized to promote and improve:
Membership is open to paralegals, legal assistants, paralegal students, paralegal educators, and paralegal employers throughout the Capital District area.
CDPA is a member of the National Federation of Paralegal Associations (NFPA) and the Empire State Alliance of Paralegal Associations (ESAPA).
To our valued CDPA members,
On behalf of the Board of Directors of the Capital District Paralegal Association, thank you for your continued support over the years, but especially over 2020 and 2021. Please know that we have resumed in-person events and look forward to our Annual Business Meeting/Holiday event on Wednesday, December 8, 2021 at Buca di Beppo in Albany. The first 15 paid registrants will receive a special surprise gift. Keep an eye out for a registration email soon. Register to unlock your gift!
Are you interested in serving on the board of CDPA? You will gain valuable professional experience, a great resume builder, and help grow your network of colleagues. Please inquire within! Any social media influencers out there? Let’s chat!
Are you interested in professional paralegal certification through credentialing exams offered by NFPA? The Paralegal Advanced Competency Exam (PACE)® and the Paralegal CORE Competency Exam (PCCE)™ are available for independent study. CDPA will arrange a study group periodically, and NFPA offers various on-line study programs with discounts to CDPA members. And ESAPA just recently established the New York State Certified Paralegal Program - a voluntary certification program developed and managed by ESAPA. Please check out https://www.empirestateparalegals.org/certification-nyscp/ for more information.
We look forward to seeing you soon and thank you for your continued support of CDPA.
All the best,
Allyssa T. Moody
T. Moody, RP®, NYSCP
New York State Certified Paralegal
Acting President, Capital District Paralegal Association
Opportunities to network with
paralegals across the country.
Member prices for various NFPA events.