Congratulations to Pattie Chouinard! Pattie was awarded the Connecticut Aliance of Paralegal Associations (CCPA) first Connecticut Paralegal of the Year Award. CCPA is an affiliate of the National Federation of Paralegal Associations (NFPA).
A paralegal with Shipman and Goodwin, she received the award during the Connecticut Paralegal Day Celebration for her outstanding service and dedication to the paralegal profession, as well as her extensive contributions to the paralegal field, including
- volunteering with CCPA and NFPA and authoring numerous articles for their publications;
- mentoring paralegal students;
- participating in pro bono and charity activities performed in connection with CCPA;
- and continual commitment to advancing the paralegal profession through her dedication to providing excellence in client service.
Paralegal Day was created in Connecticut 1994 and is celebrated on the first Friday of June each year. CCPA hosts the celebration with seminars, a luncheon, and guest speakers.