Florida Alliance of Paralegal Associations



The Voice of the Florida Paralegal Profession


2021 FAPA Annual Seminar - Registration!

  • 15 May 2021
  • 8:45 AM - 4:45 PM
  • Keiser University, Ft. Myers, FL 33905


  • Members of NEFPA, SFPA, SWFPA & TBPA or direct individual members of FAPA may register under this special rate
  • Student must provide proof of current student enrollment - send to seminar@fapainc.org
  • Student must provide proof of currently enrolled Keiser student - send to seminar@fapainc.org


Rescheduled FAPA 13th Annual Legal Seminar

2021 FAPA Legal Seminar - Paralegal Retreat

Complex Human Interests, Litigation, Technology & Ethics

Saturday, May 15, 2021 (8:45 am to 4:45 pm)

Location: Keiser University - Ft. Myers Campus

9100 Forum Corporate Pkwy

Ft. Myers, FL 33905


    (6 CLE units, including Technology & Ethics!)

Approval to be provided by NALA & NFPA.
Upon approval, qualifies for maintaining FRP credentials.


Early Registration has been Extended!

Due to the rescheduling of the 2020 Seminar,
Early Registration has been extended to February 28, 2021.

All seminar registrations must be made online.
Fees must be paid online or via check within 5 days of online registration.



FAPA has lined up dynamic speakers who will be 

presenting substantive legal, technology, professional and ethics sessions

on current topics for its Annual Seminar!

Social distancing measures will be followed for in-person attendance.
There will be options of video recording 
or streaming available 

for the 2021 Seminar - Details Provided Soon!

We will be hosting a Networking Event after the
seminar sponsored by the Silver & Gold Sponsors!
So come join us in beautiful Ft. Myers
 on May 15, 2021!

Seminar Registration*:

       We are more than half way sold out! Once all seats are sold out, registration will close. 


$75 - FAPA Member - Early Registration Rate

$95 - Non-FAPA Member - Early Registration Rate

$50.00 - Student  Rate

$25.00 - Student (Keiser Univ.) Rate

After Early Registration Deadline:

$125 - FAPA Member - Regular Rate

$150 - Non-FAPA Member - Regular Rate

FAPA Members are members of NEFPA, SFPA, SWFPA, TBPA or Direct Members.

Students must provide proof of enrollment (email to seminar@fapainc.org)

FAPA Association Members (NEFPA, SFPA, SWFPA & TBPA) are Sponsors of this Seminar.

Speakers & Topics:

Carrie Kerskie, BAI of Griffon Force, LLC
 Cyber Security & Your Public Information

Kristie Scott, Esq. & Mary Cosmo, Esq.
Legal Technology & Electronic Notarization

Pamela Seay, JD, LLM, Professor, Florida Gulf Coast University
Florida Marijuana Law and Impact on Enforcement & Cases

Special Agent Patrick Crough, Lee County FDLE
Human Trafficking & Investigations for Trial

A. Kevin Houston, Esq., of La Cava & Jacobson, P.A. 
Complex Civil Litigation

Ita M. Neymotin, Esq., LLM, MPA, Regional Counsel, Second District Court of Appeals

& Henry Lee Paul, Esq.

Professionalism & Ethics for Paralegals

Seminar General Agenda

8:45-9:15 a.m. Registration & Continental Breakfast
9:15-12:25 p.m. Opening Remarks & Speaker Sessions
12:25-1:15 p.m. Lunch with Exhibitors
1:15-4:40 p.m. Afternoon Speaker Sessions
4:40-4:45 p.m. Closing Remarks & Final Door Prize Awarded
5:30-7:30 p.m. Social Event at the Hyatt Place/Ft. Myers At The Forum!

*See  further seminar information at the bottom of this registration page for deadline details and disclaimers.

Social Networking Event!

Remember to sign up via the link below to attend the

Social Networking Event

held shortly after the seminar on Saturday from 5:30 to 7:30 pm 

at the Hyatt Place/Ft. Myers At The Forum! 

Space is limited for this social event, so don't forget to sign up!

You must be registered to attend the 2021 FAPA Annual Seminar 

in order to attend this social event.


Event sponsored by our Gold & Silver Sponsors!



Hotel Accommodations:


We are securing special guest room rates at
Hyatt Place/Ft. Myers At The Forum for the 2021 Seminar 

2600 Champion Ring Road, Fort Myers, FL 33905

Hotel Reservations:  (239) 418-1844.
 FAPA Guest Room Rate for 2021 Seminar will be announced once finalized.

2021 Seminar Sponsors & Exhibitors:

(as of 11/1/2020)

Gold Sponsors:
Serve Legal Processing

Trial Consulting Services (TCS)

Registered Agent Solutions Inc. (RASi)

Milestone Reporting Company

Silver Sponsor:
Client Legal Funding


Monzingo, LLC (Legal Recruiter)

National Federation of Paralegal Associations, Inc. (NFPA)
Horizon Legal Solutions Inc. (Language Pickup)

Association Member Sponsors:

Northeast Florida Paralegal Association (NEFPA)

Tampa Bay Paralegal Association, Inc. (TBPA)

Southwest Florida Paralegal Association (SWFPA)

South Florida Paralegal Association (SFPA)

Special Sponsor:
Keiser University, Ft. Myers Campus

Further Seminar Information:

Early Bird Special Fees are effective to February 28, 2021.

Registration will close April 30, 2021, unless otherwise posted.

Fees are effective and due at time of registration.
If fees not received within 5 days of registration, then registration will be voided/canceled.

Continental Breakfast & Lunch are included in the registration fees (gluten free & vegan options provided).

Seminar inquiries may be sent to seminar@fapainc.org.

FAPA reserves the right to modify the agenda, speakers, topics, or registration, and
reschedule or cancel this seminar event without notice due to unforeseen circumstances. 


Refunds, without a cancellation fee, will be provided to those 2020 Seminar Registrants who provide cancellation notification prior to May 1, 2020 pursuant to the Seminar Reschedule Announcement emailed to registrants effective as of April 8, 2020 and reminder email sent prior to May 1, 2020. 

Partial Refunds for the Rescheduled 2021 Seminar dated May 15, 2021 will be provided, less a $25 Cancellation Fee, for cancellations requested between May 1, 2020 to April 30, 2021. No refunds provided thereafter.

Cancellation Notifications and questions may be sent to seminar@fapainc.org.

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