To constitute a county-wide voice on behalf of the paralegal profession;
To advance, foster, and promote the paralegal concept within the legal community;
To establish good fellowship among Association members, NALA, CAPA, and members of the legal community;
To promote high standards of ethical and professional competence;
To further education among members of the profession;
To interact with bar associations; and
To support and carry out the programs, purposes, aims, and goals of NALA and CAPA.
Welcome to the Paralegal Association of
Santa Clara County (PASCCO). Founded in 1978, PASCCO is a professional and
educational organization for legal assistants. The majority of members are
paralegals employed by Santa Clara County law firms, corporations, and
governmental agencies. Additional members include students, educators, and other
persons interested in the development of the paralegal profession. Various law
firms and institutions are sustaining members. PASCCO is an affiliated
association of the National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA) and the
California Alliance of Paralegal Associations (CAPA).
Become a board member in 2015!
If you've ever thought about joining the board, you can choose from any one of our elected positions, appointed positions, or section chair positions. Each position is an important part of the organization and is a great way to give back to the paralegal community on a local, state and national level.
Let us hear from you if you want to find out more!