The American Association for Paralegal Education is a national organization dedicated to promoting quality paralegal education. It publishes its magazine The Paralegal Educator and newsletter AAfPE Bytes.
The California Alliance of Paralegal Associations is a statewide non-profit, mutual benefit corporation dedicated to the advancement of the paralegal profession and the proposition that paralegals gain strength through alliance. SDPA is a member of CAPA and by extension, all SDPA members are automatically CAPA members.
The National Association of Legal Assistants is a national professional association for paralegals. As a non-profit organization, NALA provides continuing education and professional development programs for paralegals – from novice to experienced professionals, including its Certified Paralegal and Advanced Certified Paralegal designations.
The San Diego County Bar Association is the region’s oldest and largest law-related organization with its headquarters in downtown San Diego.The SDCBA aims to support and inform the county’s lawyers, but also the public and the community.It has programs to help clients find qualified lawyers, resolve disputes and educate San Diegans on their legal rights and responsibilities.
The San Diego County Law Library is open to the general public to learn about and use the law to solve problems, access justice and leverage opportunities. There are 4 locations around the county (Chula Vista, Downtown San Diego, El Cajon, Vista) and can serve as a satellite office where attorneys can conduct free legal research, have a quiet space to work, meet with clients in private conference rooms, hold meetings and attend free and low-cost educational programs.