As a member of IPA you will receive a number of benefits which help you stay abreast of our rapidly evolving profession.
IPA offers four membership options. Please note that your membership in IPA also includes a membership to the National Federation of Paralegal Associations (NFPA) and a portion of your dues to IPA goes directly to NFPA ($30 for all members except student members, $25 for student members)
*PLEASE NOTE: IF YOU JOIN US BETWEEN JANUARY 1 and MAY 15 FOR THE 2017-2018 MEMBERSHIP YEAR (ENDING JUNE 30, 2018), RECEIVE PRORATED DUES USING THE FOLLOWING DISCOUNT CODES:
VOTING MEMBERS USE: IPAVOTING FOR $30 DISCOUNT (1/2 DUES AFTER SUBTRACTING NFPA DUES OF $30)
Total Voting Member Pro-rated Fee through May 15, 2018: $65
ASSOCIATE MEMBERS USE: IPAASSOCIATE FOR $20 DISCOUNT (1/2 DUES AFTER SUBTRACTING NFPA DUES OF $30)
Total Associate Member Pro-rated Fee through May 15, 2018: $55
STUDENT MEMBERS USE: IPASTUDENT FOR $7.50 DISCOUNT (1/2 DUES AFTER SUBTRACTING NFPA DUES OF $25)
Total Student Member Pro-rated Fee through May 15, 2018: $37.50
STARTING MAY 16, 2018 YOUR MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION WILL BE FOR THE 2018-2019 MEMBERSHIP YEAR ENDING JULY 1, 2019. **
A voting membership for any qualified person employed as a paralegal within the State of Indiana whereby 70% of the time, the employee performs paralegal level tasks.
Associate Membership: $75 annually
A non-voting membership for any qualified person who has been employed as a paralegal or who has completed a formal course of study leading to a position as a paralegal but who is not so employed at the time of application for membership; any voting member who is not employed as a paralegal at the time of the annual renewal of such voting member's membership; any qualified person employed as a paralegal who performs paralegal duties less than 70% of the time while at work; or any working paralegal who is employed outside of the state of Indiana.
Student Membership: $45 annually
A non-voting membership for any qualified person who is currently enrolled in a formal course of study leading to a position as a paralegal.
Sustaining Membership: $155 annually
Memberships are discounted if a member joins from January 1, 2018 through May 15, 2018. They are not available after that because if someone joins May 16 they automatically get renewed through July 1, 2019.
A non-voting membership for any person, partnership, corporation, association or other entity interested in supporting the Association.
If a new member forgets to use the code, we can still manually adjust the invoice with the special discount which achieves the same results. The new member has 30 days from the date of application to request the discount. Please contact the treasurer at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you have further questions regarding membership, please contact our
Membership Director at email@example.com