Legal Practice Lab

Legal Practice Lab
18.0 CLE Hours (with 1.5 Prof. Conduct) • Event #170908OT
Pricing: M: $175 • NM: $475 (cost of membership plus $175)
18 CLE hours for the price of a CLE Easy Pass!



Legal Practice Lab is a 6-session series designed to provide lawyers with the practical information and skills needed to establish and build a thriving law practice. We will go beyond simply drawing conclusions about what makes a successful law practice; participants will walk through the “how to” of the business side of law practice.

Limited to 25 attendees! Must register for full series.

CLE Hours:
3.0 CLE hours per session for a total of 18.0 CLE hours (with 1.5 Prof. Conduct)

Topics include:
September 8 • 12:30-4:00pm • Session 1: Personal
Choosing your practice areas, maintaining a healthy work/life balance, and managing your personal finances

September 22 • 12:30-4:00pm • Session 2: Operations

Setting up your business, commercial and professional liability insurance, office space, creating office politices/procedures

October 6 • 12:30-4:00pm • Session 3: Finances
IOLTA accounting, setting fees, making sure you get paid, learning the money side of running a business

October 20 • 12:30-4:00pm • Session 4: Technology
Hardware needs for new firms, legal software/apps, the paperless practice, ethics of using technology

November 3 • 12:30-4:00pm • Session 5: Marketing
Branding yourself and your practice, getting clients through networking and referrals, setting up your firm website, social media

November 17 • 12:30-4:00pm • Session 6: Client Relations

Managing client relationships, knowing when and how to fire clients, pro bono work and access to justice

Presenters:
Eimear Bahnson, Esq. •  Drew Baker, Esq. •  Otto Beatty, Esq.
Merisa Bowers, Esq. •  Andrew Clark, Esq. •  Matt Dixon, Esq.
Troy Doucet, Esq. •  Robert Erney, Esq. •  Brad Frick, Esq.
Bryan Griffith, Esq. •  Adam Griggs  •  Sean Harris, Esq. •  Erin Hawk
Philip King, Esq. •  Ryan Kuhn, Esq. •  LeeAnn Massucci, Esq.
Jay Michael, Esq. •  Bradley Miller, Esq. •  Gretchen Mote
Maritza Nelson, Esq. •  Lisa Pierce Reisz, Esq. •  Megan Snyder
Mark Stansbury, Esq. •  Bob Wagoner, Esq. •  Todd Walter
John Weaver, Esq. •  Mark Weiker, Esq. •  Jamie Zitesman, Esq.

Click here to download the series brochure

 

When
9/8/2017 12:30 PM - 9/8/2017 4:00 PM
Where
Columbus Bar Association 175 South Third Street Suite 1100 Columbus, Ohio 43215
   

Friday, 08 September 2017

 
Choosing your practice areas, maintaining a healthy work/life balance, and managing your personal finances
Time
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
12:30 PM

Friday, 22 September 2017

 
Setting up your business, commercial and professional liability insurance, office space, creating office politices/procedures
Time
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
12:30 PM

Friday, 06 October 2017

 
IOLTA accounting, setting fees, making  sure you get paid, learning the money side of running a business
Time
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
12:30 PM

Friday, 20 October 2017

 
Hardware needs for new firms, legal software/apps, the paperless practice, ethics of using technology
Time
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
12:30 PM

Friday, 03 November 2017

 
Branding yourself and your practice, getting clients through networking and referrals, setting up your firm website, social media
Time
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
12:30 PM

Friday, 17 November 2017

 
Client Relations Managing client relationships, knowing when and how to fire clients, pro bono work and access to justice
Time
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
12:30 PM