Paralegal Section

Conceive, believe and achieve...

The mission of the Paralegal Section of the Orange County Bar Association is to provide leadership, promote the professionalism and certification of paralegals, encourage and acknowledge professional development, promote global affiliations with other professional associations, and provide enriching networking opportunities.


Join the Board of Directors!


Deadline for submission: March 15, 2015


Joining the section: Contact Shannon Casey, Membership Chair, by email

Upcoming CLE calendar: Contact Michelle Preiser, CLE Chair, by email

Sponsorship opportunities: Contact Bethany Gibson, Sponsorship Chair, by email

Upcoming social events: Contact Shannon Casey, Social Chair, by email

Upcoming community service events: Contact Meredith Gibson Zornek, Community Service Chair, by email

Paralegal student mentorship opportunities: Contact Paul Pelton, Mentorship Chair, by email

Technology: Contact Lisa Marcum, Technology Chair, by email

General questions: Contact Misty McGlothern, President, by email


Paralegal Section Board Member Application Form


If you are interested in learning more about the Florida Registered Paralegal (FRP) program, please visit the Florida Bar website at


Paralegal Section Officers:


Misty M. McGlothern, FRP

Men's Divorce Law Firm
938 Lake Baldwin Lane
Orlando FL 32814
Ph: 407-896-2677
Contact by email

Bethany Gibson, FRP

Morgan & Morgan, P.A
198 Broadway Ave.
Kissimmee FL 34741
Ph: 407-572-0134
Contact by email

Meredith Gibson Zornek, FRP

Vice President
SunTrust Center
200 S. Orange Ave., Ste. 2300
Orlando FL 32801
Ph: 407-540-7934
Contact by email



Lisa M. Marcum

Immediate Past President
McDonald Toole Wiggins, P.A.
111 N. Magnolia Ave.
Orlando FL 32801
Ph: 407-246-1800
Contact by email




Board Members:


Shannon E. Casey
Greenberg Traurig, P.A.

Candice Maull, FRP
OCBA Foreclosure Mediation Program

Paul Pelton, FRP
Quintariros, Prieto, Wood & Boyer, P.A.

Michelle Preiser
McDonald, Toole, Wiggins, P.A.

Lori M. Spangler, FRP
GreenbergTraurig, P.A.


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