Legal Personnel of South Central Wisconsin (LPSCW)

A professional association for legal services industry employees.

Welcome Legal Professionals!

Legal Personnel of South Central Wisconsin (“LPSCW”) was formed to unite all persons employed in the legal field, where ideas may be exchanged, and knowledge may be increased.

More specifically, LPSCW is the local chapter of a tri-level organization called NALS…the association for legal professionals.  NALS is composed of the national organization, state associations and local chapters.  LPSCW members are also members of the Wisconsin Association for Legal Professionals (“WALP”) and NALS.

NALS welcomes all legal professionals with open arms and understands that all legal professionals have a great deal to offer one another.  So whether you are a legal secretary, paralegal, legal administrator, or legal assistant we have something for you.

Wisconsin Association for Legal Professionals (WALP)



WALP is the association for providing information and education through its affiliated with NALS, local chapters of Wisconsin Association for Legal Professionals, other chapters of NALS and related professional associations.




WiALP is committed to the delivery of quality legal services by providing continuing education and up-to-date information, certification programs and networking opportunities to members and non-members of our tri-level association.

NALS the association for legal professionals



NALS is dedicated to enhancing the competencies and contributions of members in the legal services profession.  It accomplishes its mission and supports the public interest through:

  • Continuing legal education and resource materials;
  • Networking opportunities at the local, state, regional and national levels;
  • Commitment to a Code of Ethics and professional standards;
  • Professional certification programs and designations.



Members of NALS are bound by the objectives of this Association and the standard of conduct required of the legal profession.


Every member shall:

  • Encourage respect for the law and the administrative of justice
  • Observe rules governing privileged communications and confidential information
  • Promote and exemplify high standards of loyalty, cooperation and courtesy
  • Perform all duties of the profession with integrity and competence; and
  • Pursue a high order of professional attainment.