Huntington, W.Va. - Lindsay Roberts, a paralegal studies major at Mountwest Community & Technical College, was awarded a $500.00 scholarship from Legal Assistants/Paralegals of Southern West Virginia (LAPSWV).
She was selected from applicants from three schools. Roberts will graduate in December 2014.
LAPSWV is a non-profit organization established in 2004 to promote high standards in the legal assistant profession, establish networking resources for legal assistants/paralegals, and provide integrity in the legal community. LAPSWV also contributes to the community by participating in a number of charitable programs. LAPSWV strives to raise professional standards in the legal assistant/paralegal profession by providing opportunities for personal growth and development through educational experiences and the networking with other professionals.
Photo: LAPSWV President Karen Nichols (right) presents scholarship to Lindsay Roberts (left).