Mission Statement

NALS is dedicated to enhancing the competencies and contributions of members in the legal services profession.  NALS accomplishes its mission and supports the public interest through:

  • Continuing legal education and resource materials; 

  • Networking opportunities at the local, state, regional and national levels;

  • Commitment to a Code of Ethics and professional standards; and

  • Professional certification programs and designations.

NALS Code of Ethics & Professional Responsibility

Members of NALS are bound by the objectives of this association and the standards of conduct required of the legal profession. Every member shall:

  • Encourage respect for the law and the administration of justice; 

  • Observe rules governing privileged communications and confidential information;

  • Promote and exemplify high standards of loyalty, cooperation, and courtesy;

  • Perform all duties of the profession with integrity and competence; and

  • Pursue a high order of professional attainment.