Are you following us on Social Media? Your Chapter now has a YouTube Channel, Twitter and LinkedIn featuring your fellow members providing useful tips and tricks beneficial across all areas involving the business of law. You can also follow our Region, ALA Region 1, on Facebook and Twitter!

If you attend an ALA event or want to share Chapter-related news, you can tag us (@Phila_ALA on Twitter, @Philadelphia Chapter of the Association of Legal Administrators on LinkedIn, or @ALA Region 1 on Facebook), or use #PhilaALA and #ALABuzz in your posts. You can also email [email protected] with content! 

News & Noteworthy

On November 8, we held our annual fall social at SPiN Philadelphia – WOW what a fun event!  If you never played ping-pong prior to this event, you certainly learned how to by the end of the night.  Check out a few photos here

Jessica Mazzeo writes on why your firm needs an employee wellness program.

Past President Gail Ruopp authored an article for Law Practice Today on how working remotely helps her firm.  

Board Member Krista Hart recently co-authored an article for Law Practice Today on administrative personnel and their position in marketing.

Click here to see a video from ALA National on building relationships between members and business partners.  It's a must see!


Upcoming Conferences and National ALA Events 

ALA Annual Conference & Expo
April 14-17, 2019
Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center
Grapevine, Texas

Register today at and join the Philadelphia chapter for this high-caliber educational event exploring New Frontiers in Legal Management!


Chapter Leader Institute (CLI) 
July 25-27, 2019
Hyatt Regency Louisville, Louisville Kentucky 

Save the Date; Registration coming soon! 



Chapter Events 

Thursday, January 24, 2019 

Top 20 Mistakes in Harassment Prevention Programs
Presenter: Jonathan Segal, Partner and Managing Principal, Duane Morris, LLP

Location: 2000 Market Conference Center

 Register Here


   Wednesday, February 6, 2019 and Monday, March 11, 2019

Community Volunteer Opportunity
We are participating in the Gift of Life Family House Home Cook Heroes Program on February 6th and March 11th to prepare and serve dinner for families staying at the house.  Dinner preparation and service is from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m.

If you are interested in participating on either date, please contact Kathy Remetta.  For information about the program, click here.  


Wednesday, February 13, 2019 12:00 PM

 Managing Privacy & Law Firm Risk (CLM Credit offered)

Location: 2000 Market Conference Center

Sponsored by:

Presenter: Kelly Matoney, JD/MBA/CIPM, Principal at Iron Mountain

Click here for more information on Kelly and details of the presentation. 

 Register Here



Save the Dates 

March 13th, 12:00 PM - Active Shooter Preparedness (CLM credit offered)

March 20th, 12:00 PM - Round Table Discussions, Small Firm/Large Firm

April 3rd, 12:00 PM - Meet the Board at Maggiano's Little Italy