Welcome to the Institute of Paralegals

We are the only professional Institute for paralegals in the UK. We set professional standards and provide recognition for those working in the paralegal sector. So whether you are or aspire to be a paralegal, a legal secretary, a legal assistant or advisor or the Owner, Manager or Director of a law firm why not join our growing network and access a range of professional member benefits.




Latest News

31 May, 2016

The Paralegal - May 2016

Read the May 2016 edition of The Paralegal... More

27 May, 2016

Rita Leat appointed as Executive Director

The Institute of Paralegals (IoP) has today announced that Rita Leat is to be appointed... More

26 May, 2016

IoP Membership login area survey

Click here to complete the IoP Membership login area survey... More


Member Benefits

  • Professional title e.g. 'Qualified Paralegal'
  • £300 worth of online legal training
  • Professional recognition, e.g. ‘Ann Syed, F.Inst.Pa’
  • The UK's leading paralegal networking forum
  • Membership of the New York City Paralegal Association
  • IOP Newsstand: plain English legal daily update service
  • Monthly e-journal, 'The Paralegal'
  • Access to the exclusive Royal Over-Seas League club
  • Over 50 excellent member discounts and services
    ...and more

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