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Paralegal Technology: Amicus Curiae Paralegal Club

Upcoming Meetings

   In order to accommodate most paralegal students' class schedule, the meeting time for next year has been changed to the last Thursday of each month @ 5:00 p.m. Meetings will be held in BTC 237, and webinar access will be available.

Paralegal Club Meetings Archive

Paralegal Club Meetings are now being recorded with WebEx and archived in One Drive.

You will also need to download the NBR Player to view WebEx files.

APA Conference 2014

Students Jeannine Chelonis and Lisa Gilbert and PTC Advisory Board members Janice Miller and Linda Adair at the 2014 APA Conference at Mt. Magazine.


Amicus Curiae Paralegal Club 2016-2017 Membership Drive


Amicus Curiae offers students an opportunity to expand their legal knowledge and develop a greater understanding of the legal field. The club regularly holds meetings and events in which Paralegal Club members may network with members of the legal field and other PTC students, faculty, and staff. Must be currently enrolled with a minimum 2.5 GPA. Dues are $10 / year. Download Membership Application

Club Officers:

Karley Altazan - President

Sally Porter - Vice President

Ariana Wilson - Secretary

Cynthia Cross - Treasurer

Law Day 2016: Miranda, More than Words

We encourage you to attend and learn more about your Miranda Rights!

PTC’s Amicus Curiae Paralegal club is hosting PTC’s celebration of Law Day, an opportunity for all Americans to celebrate and learn about our contry's court system.

When:  Monday, May 2nd, at 12:00 noon

Where:  Grand Hall, Campus Center Bldg.  

Guest Speaker: 

This year Little Rock criminal defense attorney John Wesley Hall, Jr.  will host a presentation on Miranda rights – what you should know as a citizen.  Mr. Hall, a former Deputy Prosecuting Attorney in Little Rock and a Criminal Defense Lawyer since 1979, knows his way around the law. He is the author of three books:

Professional Responsibility in Criminal Defense Practice (3d ed. 2005; Thomson-West), virtual appendix and supplement:

Search and Seizure (3d ed. 2000 (supp. annually); Lexis Law Publishing), e-supplement: (4th ed. due January 2007)

Trial Handbook for Arkansas Lawyers (1st ed. 1986; 2d ed. 1993; 3d ed. 1998;  published annually in paperback since 1999, now two volumes; Thomson-West)

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Spring 2015 Final Meeting

Amicus Curiae Paralegal Club suprised Cathy Underwood with an award. The inscription read:
Thank you for your hard work and dedication in guiding us to our future.
Amicus Curiae

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