Big Bend Chapter Inspiring professional growth…one paralegal at a time. ®

Welcome to the Big Bend Chapter!

Welcome to the Big Bend Chapter!

The Paralegal Association of Florida, Inc. Big Bend Chapter is based in Florida's Capital and serves several counties in the Big Bend region and the Second Judicial Circuit.

Luncheon meetings are held on the second Thursday of each month at the Red Cross, 1115 Easterwood Drive, Tallahassee, FL. Non-members and prospective members (anyone) are encouraged to attend. (Further information on meetings can be found in the ‘Upcoming Events’ and on our Facebook page: PAF – Tallahassee ChapterSpeakers from various practice areas offer their knowledge and insight at each of these meetings, and during one-day seminars offered by the Chapter. Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credit for the luncheons and seminars is approved by the National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA) and accepted by the Florida Bar and NFPA. 

Advance reservations are required and can be made by contacting our Director at Large, Molly Johnson, no later than noon on the Monday, prior to the event. Cost is $18.00 for Chapter Members, and $25.00 for non-members.  Cash is accepted but change is not provided and instead is donated to the Guardian Ad Litem program. Checks may be brought to the luncheon or mailed to Big Bend Chapter of The Paralegal Association of Florida, Inc., P.O. Box 43, Tallahassee, FL 32302.

Our monthly newsletter, Headnotes, provides interesting and informative articles, news, and information, as well as local legal job notifications.


2020 Annual Spring Seminar
Navigating the Legal Waters

Saturday, March 7, 2020
University Center Club
403 Stadium Drive, Building B
Tallahassee, FL 32306

Please contact Madison Harrell for additional questions.

The Schedule of Events and Registration Form are contained here in these links. 

Meet & Greet Reception

Friday, March 6, 2020
5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Location: Casa Grande
3212 Apalachee Parkway
Tallahassee, FL 32311

Hotel Information

Residence Inn Tallahassee Universities at the Capitol 
600 W Gaines Street
Tallahassee, Florida 32304-4308
King Room $145, parking an additional $15 per night
Rate available for arrival date of Friday, March 6 and departure date of Sunday, March 8
Reservation Link
Special Rate Code: PAFPAFA

Hampton Inn and Suites Tallahassee Capitol - University
824 Railroad Avenue
Tallahassee, FL 32310
King Room $169, self-parking/valet parking both $12 additional per night
Rate available for arrival date of Friday, March 6 and departure date of Sunday, March 8
Reservation Link