Maryland Association of Paralegals, Inc.

Upcoming events

Upcoming events

    • Wednesday, February 20, 2019
    • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    • Via Zoom

    The Maryland Association of Paralegals (MAP) will hold its regular monthly meeting on February 20, 2019, beginning at 6:30 p.m. via Zoom Video Conferencing.  All members or anyone interested in becoming a part of MAP is invited to attend. 

    Meeting ID: 289-938-591

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    The purpose of the meeting is to discuss current association business and to plan  upcoming and future events. 

    • Wednesday, February 27, 2019
    • 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Kona Grill, 1 East Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD 21202

     at   KONA GRILL                                            

    FEBRUARY 27, 2019

    5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.


    Join MAP for an evening of food, fun, and networking. Come find out about exciting upcoming events planned for the year, membership renewals, open committee spots, and more!

    Appetizers to be provided. Special happy hour priced drinks available for purchase.

    Door Prize for the Current 2019 Member That Brings the Most Non-Member Paralegals!




    • Wednesday, March 13, 2019
    • 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Via Zoom Meeting, Registrants will receive instructions on how to connect

    Join the Maryland Association of Paralegals and presenter

    Myesha Thompson, CLP as she discusses:

     How to Utilize the HITECH Act to Drastically Reduce the Cost of Medical Records*

    March 13, 2019

    6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

    Via Zoom

                                        Members:             $5.00

                                        Non-Members:     $10.00

                                        NFPA Members:  $5.00

            Myesha Thompson is a Certified Litigation Paralegal with over a decade of specialized experience in the acquisition and review of medical records. She has spent the last six years at Wais, Vogelstein, Forman and Offutt, LLC, where she has led their medical malpractice team in obtaining the vital health information needed to successfully litigate cases on behalf of injured clients.

                   Myesha is an astute patient advocate and has spent considerable time studying the regulations which control health information in order to advance case development at WVFO. She has applied her passion for advocacy and knowledge to understanding the HIPAA Privacy Rules. As a result, she has successfully transitioned from the customary approach of obtaining medical records (which is often extremely costly, time consuming, and unreliable) to a new approach which recognizes and relies upon the extended rights of patients to access and control their health information.  This new approach is supported by the provisions of the HITECH Act and has increased efficiency within Myesha’s litigation team. Myesha has extensive experience educating and training other to apply this new approach which often leads to obtaining records for a minimal fee of $6.50, saving firm hundreds or thousands of dollars!

    * Approved for One Hour Non-Ethics CLE Credit


Past events

Sunday, January 27, 2019 January MAP Meeting
Sunday, November 18, 2018 November MAP Meeting
Wednesday, October 17, 2018 October MAP Meeting
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 LGBTQ Law and Hot Topic Updates with Michelle Zavos, Esq.
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 September MAP Meeting
Tuesday, September 18, 2018 MAP U#5
Wednesday, August 15, 2018 August MAP Meeting
Sunday, July 22, 2018 July MAP Meeting
Sunday, July 15, 2018 A Day With The O's Hon!
Thursday, June 28, 2018 "Trial Binder Prep for Paralegals" with Linda McGrath Cruz, FRP, ACP (WEBINAR)
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 Marketing Your Skill Set to Your Employer with Gayle Green
Thursday, June 14, 2018 After Work with MAP and NCAPA
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 MAP Meeting
Thursday, May 24, 2018 After Work Networking Event
Friday, May 18, 2018 2018 PARALEGAL DAY
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 MAP Meeting
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 Dinner with Guest Speaker Erin Murphy, Esquire
Saturday, April 14, 2018 NFPA Region IV Spring Meeting
Sunday, March 18, 2018 MAP Board of Directors Meeting
Friday, January 26, 2018 After Work at Mick O'Shea's
Saturday, January 20, 2018 BoD and Membership Meeting

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"Maryland Association of Paralegals, Inc." is a 501(c)6 non-profit organization. P.O. Box 274, Baltimore MD 21203

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