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 Sep, 2017

Law Society will be holding it’s annual Lawyers With Disabilities conference on October 9th.

Law Society will be holding it’s annual Lawyers With Disabilities conference on October 9th. The half day... More

29 Sep, 2017

Quality assurance and standards in legal services - professional competence, advocacy standards and consumer protection - seminar

Morning, Wednesday, 29th November 2017 Central London THIS EVENT IS CPD CERTIFIED... More

29 Sep, 2017

Next steps for civil justice reform - court modernisation, civil litigation and fixed recoverable costs -seminar

Morning, Friday, 13th October 2017 The Caledonian Club, 9 Halkin Street, London SW1X 7DR THIS EVENT IS... More


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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