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CAP|Paralegals: Join Now

3 Memberships: 1 Low Price! 

The CMBA offers a joint membership with the Cleveland Association of Paralegals (CAP). Through this agreement, paralegals enjoy TRIPLE membership for one rate: CMBA, CAP  and the National Federation of Paralegal Associations, Inc.

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CAP’s fiscal and membership year runs from July 1 of each year and expires on June 30 of the following year. Membership dues are not prorated throughout the year. Dues are non-refundable and non-transferable.


CAP Board 2020-21

President: Jessica Kubiak

Vice President: Tabitha Livengood

Director of Operations & Communications: Tiffany Lubahn

Director of Membership: Becky Kerstetter

Secretary& Parliamentarian: Jill Sustar

Treasurer: Jennifer Sybyl

CAP Membership Types

Have questions on where you fit in? Call the CMBA at (216) 696-3525 today.

Voting Member ($115)

  • Must have received a degree with paralegal studies component; or
  • Has a minimum of three years experience as a practicing paralegal; and
  • Currently employed performing 51% paralegal work

Associate Member ($95)

  • Graduate of paralegal program but not currently eligible to be voting member; or
  • Former voting member who does not meet requirements of a practicing paralegal; or
  • Is an Allied Legal Professional paralegal manager who does not meet the requirements of a practicing paralegal, or 
  • Is an Allied Legal Professional

Student ($55)

  • Currently enrolled in accredited paralegal training program and attending either part-time or full-time, courses in paralegal studies at an institutionally accredited school 

Educator ($85)

  • An individual at an educational institution interested in supporting CAP

Sustaining ($220) (including Vendor Membership)

  • An individual at a corporation, organization or firm interested in supporting CAP

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Membership Benefits

When you analyze the full value of membership, it is easy to see why CAP-CMBA membership is an essential part of your profession. 

  • Promote and expand the paralegal profession
  • Network with other paralegal professionals, locally, nationally and through CAP’s social networking opportunities and opportunities through the CMBA
  • Attend events like Lunch n' Learns and Board Meetings
  • Paralegal mentoring opportunities abound
  • Leadership opportunities through positions within CAP
  • Access to CAP’s + CMBA's website and Job Board
  • Opportunity for NFPA PACE and PCC Test scholarships
  • Supporting and promoting diversity and inclusion in our profession
  • Shared commitment to give back to Greater Cleveland through pro bono and community programs funded through the CMBA
  • Plus all of the benefits of  Classic CMBA Membership!

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