Welcome to the Institute of Paralegals

We are the only professional Institute for paralegals in the UK. We set professional standards and provide recognition for those working in the paralegal sector. So whether you are or aspire to be a paralegal, a legal secretary, a legal assistant or advisor or the Owner, Manager or Director of a law firm why not join our growing network and access a range of professional member benefits.




Latest News

29 Aug, 2017

The Paralegal: August 2017

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03 Aug, 2017


It will not have escaped anyone that there has been a certain amount of ‘courtship’... More

31 Jul, 2017

The Paralegal: July 2017

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Member Benefits

  • Professional title e.g. 'Qualified Paralegal'
  • Opportunity of Membership of the Professional Paralegal Register
  • Professional recognition, e.g. ‘Ann Syed, F.Inst.Pa’
  • The UK's leading paralegal networking forum
  • Membership of the New York City Paralegal Association
  • IOP Newsstand: plain English legal daily update service
  • Monthly e-journal, 'The Paralegal'
  • Access to the exclusive Royal Over-Seas League club
  • Over 50 excellent member discounts and services
    ...and more

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