PANO has been affiliated with the National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA) since 1976. 

NALA is a professional  organization whose mission is to provide continuing education and professional development programs to all paralegals.

For over 30 years, the following paralegal associations have collaborated on ideas and methods to benefit the paralegal profession. Together, these associations make up The Ohio Statewide Alliance:

The Statewide Alliance meetings are held twice a year in the Fall and Spring. The Statewide Representatives bring agenda topics presented to them by their associations to discuss.