AALNC Mentorship Program

AALNC Mentorship Program


Are you new to legal nurse consulting, and looking for someone experienced to guide you in developing your skills and career? The AALNC Mentorship Program might be a great next step for you!

This year, AALNC accepted 13 novice LNCs into the Mentorship Program Class of 2024. Those LNCs will work with a dedicated mentor over the course of the year to hone their skills, network with colleagues, and increase their LNC knowlege.


Interested in applying for 2025? Read below for more information on the benefits and structure of the program:

The purpose of AALNC's new Mentorship Program is to enhance the skills of novice legal nurse consultants to inspire and empower them to achieve their full potential in the legal nurse consulting career path. This 12-month program is designed to support the legal nurse consultant in their career, and provide a unique match with a seasoned LNC. In addition to enrollment in the Mentorship Class and cohort networking opportunities, accepted participants will receive:

  • One-on-one mentorship with their mentor match throughout the 12 months, with a minimum of a monthly check-in.
  • Mentorship Program Guidebook, outlining program expectations, recommended meeting frequency with suggested topics, and additional information.
  • 50% off registration for AALNC’s Annual Forum & Pre-Forum (travel and lodging not included)
  • In-person networking experience with Mentorship Class and its mentors at AALNC’s Annual Forum
  • Virtual networking experiences with Mentorship Class and its mentors throughout the calendar year
  • Complimentary access to identified AALNC tools and resources
  • Discounted registration to attend AALNC's LNC Jumpstart Virtual Workshop
  • Access to dedicated Shared Interest Group

Tuition for the 2024 program was $1,999.

How to Apply

Applicants must be:

  • AALNC Member in good standing
  • Practicing RN for at least 3 years
  • Practicing LNC for 5 years or less
  • Interested and invested in personal professional development to pursue an LNC career
  • Any clinical background or practice area

If you are interested in learning more please contact melissa.vanfleteren@aalnc.org.

Applications for the 2025 Mentorship Class will open in September.

Interested in volunteering to be a mentor?

Contact melissa.vanfleteren@aalnc.org for more information about participating in this program as a mentor!