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The Lehigh County Paralegals Association (LCPA) is a section of the Bar Association of Lehigh County. Download LCPA by laws here: Paralegal By Laws.

Debbie McClellan, Chair,

Danielle Catlin,

Suzanne McKenna,

Judy Gentile,

Sandra Bosak,

Heather Rivera,

Michelle Sandone,

Cyndi Dieter-Kocher,

Susan Schwoyer, Secretary,

BALC Attorney Liaison, Sarah Murray, Esq.

Membership applications are being accepted. Download here: Membership Application.

 Next Event:

Join us for an Ethics CLE presentation by Michele Harris, a Pennsylvania licensed private investigator, who will speak on the ins and outs of investigating through social media platforms including:

  • What is social media investigation
  • Legal requirements of investigations
  • Areas of law in which social media investigations can be beneficial
  • Facts and statistics of the various social media platforms

Michele Harris is an owner of Harris Investigations, a full service investigative agency providing private investigators, process servers and notary services since 2005 throughout Pennsylvania as well as New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, West Virginia, Indiana and Michigan. Her firm is a supporter of various Pennsylvania Bar Associations and Paralegal Associations.

     When:  January 31, 2023 at 12:00 noon

Where: Bar Association of Lehigh County

1114 W. Walnut Street

Allentown, PA 18102

No charge for LCPA members, $25 for guests, and $10 for students.

Please RSVP to Judy Gentile by January 26, 2023

 This presentation is approved by the Keystone Alliance of Paralegal Associations for one (1) Ethics Paralegal CLE credit

 Historical Events:

10/22/2022:  Residential Landlord/Tenant Issues-Attorney David C. Berger of Norris McLaughlin, P.A.

7/29/2022: 10th Annual Luncheon, Keynote Speaker, Johnny Hincapie, Innocence Project

 10/2/2019: Intellectual Property Law 101 — Ryan Fields, Esq. (King Spry)

3/12/2020: Child Custody 101 — Jessica Moyer, Esq. (King Spry) and Richard Focht, Esq. (Lehigh County Court of Common Pleas)

9/23/2020: Employment Law Implications of COVID-19 — Edward Easterly, Esq. [pre-recorded BALC webinar]

10/21/2020: Economic State during COVID-19 and Outlook for 2021 — Dr. Kamran Afshar and Buddy Lesavoy, Esq. [pre-recorded BALC webinar]

11/18/2020: New Developments in Personal Injury Law — Mark Altemose, Esq. [pre-recorded BALC webinar]

12/16/2020: Beyond Crashworthiness: Liability for Failure to Include Collision Avoidance Systems — James Ronca, Esq. [pre-recorded BALC webinar]

2/18/2021: Be Like Wonder Woman: Ethics for Paralegals — Helen Gemmill, Esq. (McNees Wallace) [pre-recorded webinar]

4/7/2021: From Doogie Howser, M.D. to Grey’s Anatomy: The Evolution of Medical Records Analysis — Sarah Charette, Esq. and Jennifer Weed, Esq. (Gross McGinley)

10/20/2021: Wrongful Death and Survival Actions — Kirby Upright, Esq. and Alan Battisti, Esq. (King Spry)

2/18/2022: Sheriff’s Sales, Tax Sales, and Tax Foreclosures — Richard Somach, Esq. (Norris McLaughlin)

4/19/22: Business Law Basics — Karley Sebia, Esq. (King Spry)