The Metrolina Paralegal Association (MPA) has announced that Janice D. Linker, CLA, NCCP has been named its 2010 Paralegal of the Year Award
The MPA Paralegal of the Year Award is given to a paralegal
who exhibits a commitment to professionalism and to the advancement
of the legal community. The paralegal must also be a member in good
standing of the MPA.
Ms. Linker has been a senior paralegal at Johnston, Allison & Hord, P.A.
in Charlotte, NC for thirty-seven years. She was nominated by James
W. Allison, the managing partner of the firm along with two of the firm’s
long-standing clients, who described her as a paralegal with a “wonderful personality” and “unsurpassed” work ethic. Ms. Linker is also “efficient” and held in “high regard by many long-term clients.”
In addition, to her work at Johnson, Allison & Hord, Ms. Linker has served in several leadership roles in MPA including Third Vice President, NALA Liaison, and Historian.
Ms. Linker received a commemorative plaque, a cash gift, and a complimentary year of general membership in the MPA.
The Metrolina Paralegal Association serves paralegals in the Charlotte, NC area and is an affiliate of the National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA)