Russell, Krafft & Gruber, LLP is pleased to announce that Mikayla Godwin has earned a Certified Paralegal credential from the National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA). In addition to being a certified paralegal, Mikayla holds an Associate in Arts in Paralegal Studies from Harrisburg Area Community College and has worked as a legal assistant since 2011. She currently provides support to Attorneys Julie Miller and Julia Vanasse and works closely with many of the firm’s clients on a daily basis.
NALA certification is earned after successful completion of a Knowledge Exam and a Skills Exam and requires continuing education and recertification every five years. Following is an excerpt from the NALA website regarding the certification:
Use of the CP credential signifies that a paralegal is capable of providing superior services to firms and corporations. The credential has been recognized by the American Bar Association as a designation which marks a high level of professional achievement. The CP credential has also been recognized by over 47 legal assistant organizations and numerous bar associations.