NALS of Mid-Willamette Valley

Who We Are

NALS of Mid-Willamette Valley  is an association for legal support professionals in the Mid-Willamette Valley area.  We are a non-profit educational association dedicated to promoting continuing education for legal support staff and the growth of professionalism.   Membership is open to anyone employed in the legal field, including legal secretaries, legal assistants, paralegals, court personnel, law librarians, law office administrators, bookkeepers, and receptionists.  Anyone may join who is working under the supervision of an attorney, as well as those employed by government entities (federal, state, county municipal or tribal), bank trust departments and title companies, or enrolled in legal classes may join.  Student membership is also available for those enrolled full time in legal classes or a course of legal study.  Membership information is available through our local chapter or online at

For local membership information, please contact Sara Salgado at Sherman, Sherman,
Johnnie & Hoyt, LLP, 693 Chemeketa Street NE, P.O. Box 2247, Salem, Oregon 97308-2247,
503-364-2281, or email

Educational lunch forums are held the third Tuesday of the month from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Tiga Sushi & Asian Bistro located at 260 Liberty Street SE, Salem, Oregon (across from the Grand Hotel).  Lunch, including beverage and gratuity, is $15 for NALS members or $18 for non-members.  If you wish to attend or for more information regarding educational forums, please contact Brenda Collette, PP at 541-410-9552 or email  She will provide you with a registration form.


You can view our officer roster here.

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Members of NALS are bound by the objectives of this association and the standards of conduct required of the legal profession. Every member shall:
-Encourage respect for the law and the administration 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.
NALS, Inc.® 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;
-and Professional certification programs and designations.

To learn more about NALS of Oregon... the association for legal professionals, we encourage you to explore our website. If you are interested in becoming a member, visit our Membership page or Email NALS of Oregon Functional Director of Membership.
NALS of Oregon
P.O. Box 983
Portland, Oregon 97207
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