Houston Metropolitan Paralegal Association

Welcome to Houston Metropolitan Paralegal Association ("HMPA")!  HMPA is a non-profit organization, and is one of the largest paralegal associations in the United States.  Founded on August 30, 1978, the HMPA formally changed its name in 2004 from Houston Legal Assistants Association.  HMPA's goal, then and now, is to promote the professional advancement of paralegals in the Houston metropolitan area.  As a non-partisan, non-bargaining association, HMPA strives for a heightened standard of excellence in the profession through the implementation of minimum education standards for its members and the creation of the advanced Professional Houston Paralegal designation.  Although HMPA is not a regulatory board, our goal is to remain on the forefront of regulation, certificate, and licensure issues facing the profession during the coming years.

40th Annual Full-Day Business & Litigation CLE Seminar!

Get a head start on your CLE hours this year by joining us on February 22, 2019 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM for our 40th Annual Full-Day Business & Litigation CLE Seminar! Don't miss out on fantastic speakers and networking opportunities at HMPA's biggest CLE event of the year. Secure your seat today, RSVP is required!

Click here to view the full agenda and to register!

Renew your HMPA membership to be entered into our Sweepstakes Giveaway!

It's renewal time again at HMPA! Don't miss out on HMPA's great benefits including discounted CLE courses, Job Bank, Mentoring & Internship programs, Free Webinars, Scholarships, FREE Members Night, FREE Networking Socials and so much more! Renew or join by 2/15/19 to be entered into our True "Membership" Giveaway, with a grand prize valued at $300! 

Click here for more information on membership and renwal!

HMPA Hosted a Successful 2018 Winter Social!

HMPA hosted a successful Winter Social! A big 'thank you' to everyone who came out and made generous donations toward the Toys for Tots foundation - it was a blast!

For a special message from our president or to view photos from our event, click here!
Special thanks to Capitol Services and Quest Personnel for sponsoring this event!


HMPA celebrates at our 2018 Member Appreciation Night!

HMPA had a blast celebrating 40 wonderful years with our members at Pete's Dueling Piano Bar. Thank you to everyone who came out and made this amazing night by joining us for drinks, dance, and laughter. A special 'thank you' to Guadalajara's, who perfected the night with their delicious food on short notice. Thank you, and we look forward to celebrating again next year!

Click here to check out photos from our event!

Join the Paramount Paralegal Mentorship Program!

The Paramount Paralegal Mentorship Program pairs participants with experienced paralegal mentors to help establish goals and take real steps towards success. The program is open to HMPA members and aims to help students, fresh graduates, and transitioning paralegals who are looking for guidance while entering a new field. HMPA is currently accepting new mentees and volunteer mentors who are interested in making a difference!

Contact Elisa Calderon at to get involved today!

Special thanks to the exclusive sponsor for our February 2019 CLE Luncheon:

Founded in 2015, Infinity Reporting treasures 30 years of combined experience of the best litigation support specialists and consultants in the US. Our areas of expertise include medical and technical litigation support, real-time and daily copy transcripts, and expert depositions.

For more information about CSC Global and their services, please visit their website.

Special thanks to the generous sponsors of our 40th Annual Full-Day Business & Litigation CLE Seminar:

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Houston Metropolitan Paralegal Association
P.O. Box 61363, Houston, TX 77208-1363

Phone: (855) 614-HMPA (Toll Free)
Fax: (713) 583-1902

HMPA's office hours are;
Monday - Friday: 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.





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