Membership Benefits

  • CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION:

​​         Seminars are presented with topics ranging from substantive legal topics in specific practice areas to educating attorneys on            the value of paralegals and optimizing their services. Most seminars offer CLE credits.

          Also, credit is given for attending monthly membership meetings where substantive legal topics are presented.

  • PEER PROFESSIONAL MENTORING: 

​         Members have access to peer professionals with a combined 300+ years of specialized and generalized paralegal     

          experience. Take this opportunity to network with other paralegals that can provide informal mentoring and practical tips for     

          improved efficiency and effectiveness.

                                                      MEMBER ROSTER

Members have an opportunity to become more knowledgeable and skilled in their profession through education sponsored by our association, as well as networking with members of northwest Ohio's legal community. Membership benefits include:

  • ​​​​PROFESSIONAL NETWORKING:

          Monthly luncheon meetings present opportunities to network with other paralegals, with often the same goals and interests.            Guest speakers discuss current topics of interest to the profession. 

          Meetings are held the third Tuesday of each month at noon at the Toledo Bar Association. 

  • PANO JOB BANK:

​        Members seeking employment have access to PANO’s Job Bank of regional employment opportunities.


​                                                       JOB BANK

  • ​​​​ProBONO OPPORTUNITIES:

          Give back to the community through partnerships with local ProBono organizations as PANO strives to make a lasting impact

  • PANO NEWSLETTER:

          All members receive PANO’s monthly newsletter with articles, updates and announcements.


                                                               PAST NEWSLETTERS​​

  • REGIONAL AND NATIONAL CONNECTIVITY:

         Affiliated with The National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA) with the power of over 6,000 paralegal members working 

         together to influence the profession.


  • Continuing Legal Education

  • Discounts (NALA Members)

  • Job Bank

  • Monthly Newsletter

  • Peer Professional Mentoring

  • ProBono Opportunities

  • Professional Networking

  • Regional & National Connectivity

  • Resume Review (Student Members Only)