Benefits of Membership

The Ontario Paralegal Association is more than a body of professional paralegals; we are a driven community that advocates for you! 

We have a unified and proven, effective strong voice to advocate for you directly to the LSUC and government. 

  • We Intervene in pressing cases that affect how paralegals work and gain revenue
  • We fight for the rights of Ontarians to receive better access to justice
  • We work hard to get you the best offers from professional organizations and business discounts
  • Job postings from major and boutique businesses and firms to our members
  • Connect students with industry leaders to help foster organic business relationships
  • Archived video recorded CPD education seminars
  • Forums geared toward specific practice areas
  • Referrals from the public

Business Services Discount

 

 

 

 

 

UPS Courier Services

Legal Accounting Software:

  LSUC-compliant

ULaw software

 

Travel and Fitness Discounts

 

 

 

 

 

VIA Rail

Goodlife Fitness

Insurance Discount

 

 

 

 

 

Business and Health 

Home & Auto

Errors & Omissions

Continuing Education

CPDs - 9 Free monthly CPD sessions, up to 30 hours total approx., available in-person and via webinar- archived videos for future viewing.

Education on all you will need to know to comply with rigorous Law Society competence requirements under Regulation.

Discounts on External CPDs 

For example: 25% Discount on Osgoode Certificate for Provincial Offences

Questions? Email Tara at chair.membership@opaonline.ca

Student's Hub

FREE STUDENT MEMBERSHIP

We know that students and recent graduates are our future legal leaders! Join our Student Committee or become a member for FREE! Meet industry leaders who are committed to your success and who want to pass the torch to our talented and educated future paralegals! We are committed to your success!

contact Madeline at student@opaonline.ca

  • Network and find a mentor
  • Attend free monthly educational seminars weekend mornings to gain in-depth knowledge in practice areas
  • Socialize and meet other like-minded students! 
  • Meet with former students to learn what it's like to be new to practicing law

The student committee is looking for volunteers to help set up a mentorship program in Ontario! Our success depends on your involvement!