The Paralegal Association of Florida, Inc. (PAF) proudly presents its first annual Awards! Nominations OPEN June 15, 2019 and will close on August 15, 2019. We would love to be FLOODED with nominations – so please nominate your fellow paralegal TODAY! Three awards will be presented at our PAF 2019 Annual Seminar:
ParaLEADER of the Year Award
Each year an outstanding paralegal will be selected to receive PAF’s pinnacle annual award, the ParaLEADER of the Year award. This prestigious award will be given to an individual paralegal who has contributed significantly to the legal community and/or PAF. The purpose of this award is to recognize above-and-beyond achievement including contributions to relationships among the paralegal profession, the public, and the legal community and/or exceptional leadership within a PAF Chapter including proposing or developing programs or guidelines. The award recipient is selected by the Executive Committee.
Up & Comer Award
PAF wants to encourage leadership and contributions made among its newest members with the Up & Comer Award. Examples of this leadership and contributions are supporting their PAF Chapter, mentoring paralegal students, volunteering in law-related community and other non-profit programs, and helping those who wish to learn more about the paralegal profession. The award recipient is selected by the Executive Committee.
Chapter of the Year Award
The Chapter of the Year Award is designed to recognize the achievements and contributions of a PAF Chapter. Examples of these achievements and contributions include development or participation in a community service program which results in a positive public image for the paralegal profession; contributions to paralegal education; or development of a professional development or career enhancement program. The award recipient is selected by the PAF President.