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NATIONAL FEDERATION OF PARALEGAL ASSOCIATIONS
(NFPA®) ELECTS ITS FIRST MALE PRESIDENT
Edmonds, WA - November 1, 2012 - The National Federation of Paralegal Associations, Inc. ("NFPA") is pleased to announce that Robert S. Hrouda, RP® of Philadelphia, PA has been elected the Federation's first male President. He will serve a two year term ending in 2014.
Robert S. Hrouda, RP®, is a litigation practice paralegal with expertise in litigation support technology. Robert is a former three-term President of the Philadelphia Association of Paralegals, where he also served as a delegate to both the Keystone Alliance of Paralegal Associations and the National Federation of Paralegal Associations, Inc. In 2006, he received the Outstanding Local Leadership Award from the NFPA and was elected Region IV Director. Robert passed the PACE exam in May 2008, designating him as a PACE Registered Paralegal. In 2010, he was elected Vice President and Director of Positions and Issues for NFPA. In addition to his current NFPA position, Robert serves on the Philadelphia Bar Association's Committee on Judicial Selection and Retention. Prior to joining Hangley Aronchick Segal Pudlin & Schiller, he was a paralegal at two prominent Philadelphia law firms where he worked in the areas of personal injury, litigation, labor law, aviation law, and family law. A 1992 graduate of Temple University, Robert received a Bachelor's of Business Administration in Law and Business.
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