CHARLESTON -- Steptoe & Johnson is pleased to announce that Lorena A. Shingleton, a paralegal in the firm's Charleston office, has recently been awarded the prestigious Advanced Certified Paralegal designation by NALA, The National Association of Legal Assistants/Paralegals.
Shingleton completed requirements in March 2007 for advanced certification in the area of discovery. She is now authorized to use the ACP designation and may pursue advanced certification in other legal disciplines in the future.
The Advanced Paralegal Certification program by NALA is a rigorous curriculum-based design presented to emphasize learning and self discipline in the process of demonstrating mastery of specialized subject matter. To learn more about the program, visit www.nala.org
Shingleton has been with Steptoe & Johnson for five years and received her CLA in 2005. She is an active member of the Legal Assistants/Paralegals of Southern West Virginia and currently resides in Charleston with her husband, Jason.