Fellowship Membership Route 1 - first-time applications and renewals F.NALP £150
Fellowship Membership Route 2 - first-time applications F.NALP £200 - thereafter £150 on renewal
Fellowship Membership Entry Eligibility Level 6 + and proof that you have relevant legal experience of at least 3 years - NB. A reference will be sought from your employer.
Route 2: Experiential Route
The experiential route requires a minimum 5 years relevant legal experience. Applicants should provide proof by way of reference letters. The experiential route is available for those who may not have a Level 6+ qualification but who have considerable relevant work experience.
This route requires a written submission that clearly demonstrates knowledge and understanding at a professional level in the field of law within which the candidate works, and a telephone or face to face interview.
A first-time application fee of £200 relates to processing and interview. However, on annual renewal, the fee will be £150 - please make payment of the first-time application fee before submitting your application form.
Our online application form takes just 5 minutes. Pay for your membership in just a couple of clicks with our secure online payment.
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If you have already applied, you can pay for your membership here.
As a NALP member you have the exclusive opportunity to book a 15 minute phonecall with an expert in the field of Paralegal Qualifications and careers in the legal sector.
Exclusive access to our Members' Area on the website with access to webinars (coming soon) on various subject areas and career tips.
Joining a professional membership body broadens your CV and demonstrates a commitment to your career. NALP is highly recognised within the legal sector, membership shows you have reached a certain level of expertise in your profession and adds to your credibility.
We are the only paralegal membership body to offer nationally recognised and accredited courses through the Government body, Ofqual. Our members have access to all NALP's bespoke qualifications, to further your training and career.
For over 30 years, we have been lobbying and advocating on our members' behalf for greater recognition. NALP has in the past lobbied The Law Society and the Bar Council.
We have partnered with a variety of companies and organisations to secure our member's fantastic discounts. With up to 25% off HMCA (Hospital and Medical Care Association) and discounts on medical care, dental plans, personal accident plan, breakdown recovery and much more.