Welcome To The Iowa Paralegal Association Website!

Within our state, the Iowa Paralegal Association (“IPA”), keeps its fingers on the pulse of what is happening in the legal profession. Whether it's industry-leading information from our official Original Notice Newsletter, members only Listserv, regional meetings, continuing education seminars, employment opportunities from around and across the state, or information about the paralegal profession within Iowa IPA has it. We deliver the best and most relevant resources for paralegals in the state since 1981.



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IPA offers valuable services and member benefits to paralegals, employers and students with an interest in the legal profession in Iowa. Take Charge of Your Future - Grow your NETWORK and your NET WORTH by joining the IPA today!



As the paralegal profession has grown, the educational background requirements for the paralegal continue to grow as well. IPA recognizes the importance of education and, through scholarships, offers its members the opportunity to advance their careers.


Upcoming Events

Continuing education for all paralegals is one of IPA’s missions. Our Upcoming Events section provides information about various IPA events and other events relating to paralegals.  IPA members receive significant discounts off registration fees.


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Get the latest updates, such as announcements and info on upcoming events



Exhibit space now available for IPA's

Upcoming Seminar!

IPA offers several levels of participation, including exhibiting and sponsoring at our Seminars - our premier CLE events held two times each year.  You will be able to promote your brand, speak directly to potential customers, enhance the visibility of your company and network with legal professionals from across the state.

Are you an employer seeking to hire a paralegal?

The Iowa Paralegal Association (IPA) is pleased to be able to provide a site on which attorneys may post job openings/employment opportunities for paralegals. As a courtesy to the attorneys that the Iowa Paralegal Association supports, we also provide postings for support staff other than paralegals. If you are currently looking for someone to fill a job opening in your office, please complete our online form.

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Take Charge of Your Future
Grow your NETWORK and your NET WORTH by joining the IPA today!