Paralegal Association                           of Northern Virginia

The Northern Virginia Connection for Professional Paralegals

PANV is . . .

  • a member of the National Federation of Paralegal Associations (NFPA) which provides PANV members automatic membership in NFPA.
  • PANV is also a member of the Virginia Alliance of Paralegal Associations (VAPA) and all PANV members are automatically members of VAPA.

PANV's Board of Directors: 

President: Anne Bunch, VARP

Vice President: Sabrae Bell, CRP, VARP

Treasurer: Anne Bunch, VARP

Secretary:  VACANT

NFPA Primary Delegate/Director: Cindy Zema, VARP

VAPA Primary Delegate/Director:  Sabrae Bell, CRP, VARP

Director: Jacqueline Bulcher, CP, VARP

Director:  Kimberly LaFave, CP, VARP

Membership Chair:  Cindy Zema, VARP

Become a member of PANV

Enjoy great networking opportunities with your fellow paralegals, broaden or update your skills with PANV seminars and also enjoy the benefits of membership in NFPA and VAPA when you join PANV. 

Take your career to the next level with PANV!

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PANV welcomed new leadership at the Annual

Meeting held on June 7, 2023. Congratulations to the following newly elected officers and directors.  Click on their names to find out more about them:

President - Anne Bunch, VARP

Vice President - Sabrae Bell, CRP, VARP

Secretary - Troye Funkhouser

Director - Kimberly LaFave, CP, VARP

Director - Jacqueline Bulcher, CP, VARP

PANV is excited to see how each leader contributes to the continued success of the members and organization.

Continuing officers include:

Treasurer:  Anne Bunch, VARP

Membership Chair:  Cindy Zema, VARP

NFPA Primary Delegate and Director:  Cindy Zema, VARP

VAPA Primary Delegate: Sabrae Bell, CRP, VARP

VAPA Secondary Delegate:  Karen Axell, RP, VARP


In recognition of the skills and essential professional services paralegals provide to licensed attorneys throughout Virginia, Governor Youngkin has proclaimed Paralegals’ Week as October 1-7, 2023 in the COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA.

Please help PANV recognize and celebrate the paralegal profession throughout the first week of October by joining PANV at our Meet and Greet October 4th and consider attending the NFPA Annual Convention October 5th-8th.

2023 Paralegals' Week Proclamation.pdf

Copyright February 2017
Paralegal Association of Northern Virginia, P.O. Box 3112, Fairfax, VA 22038

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