Professional Skills Center

In today's competitive legal environment, client and employer expectations are higher than ever. To stay competitive, it's crucial that you not only hone your legal knowledge, but continually work at developing professional skills. Whether it's managing existing clients, developing new business or raising your profile at the office, your professional skills play a pivotal role in how effectively you service your firm and clients. PLI's Professional Skills Center provides practical resources in important areas such as business development, communication, firm leadership, leveraging technology, law firm economics and much more.

Please note that not all of PLI's Professional Skills programs qualify for CLE credit or for state specific "skills" credit. Please check the credit calculator for specific credit information in your jurisdiction.

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Who's Speaking?
L. Kevin Sheridan, Jr.

L. Kevin Sheridan, Jr. ~ Mayer Brown LLP
Speaking at Writing for Transactional Lawyers 2015 Practising Law Institute Aug. 6, 2015

Why You Should Attend

By attending this program you will learn principles of effective writing and drafting to enhance your ...

Sean Romanoff

Sean Romanoff ~ Consultant, Exec-Comm LLC
Speaking at Bridge-the-Gap I: Ethics and Skills for Newly Admitted New York Attorneys 2015 Practising Law Institute Aug. 5, 2015

Bridge-the-Gap I: Ethics and Skills for Newly Admitted New York Attorneys 2015
August 5, 2015


What I Wish Someone Would Have Told Me Before I Started My Own Practice

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Featured Seminar

The Successful Solo/Small Firm Practice 2015: The Tools You Need to Succeed in Today's Economy

Jul. 7, 2015

Practising Law Institute - New York, NY

Why You Should Attend Are you thinking about “hanging out a shingle,” either on your own or with a colleague?  Many attorneys consider this career option, but how do you actually make it work? Setting up the office and getting business are top concerns. Solos also face a host of critical business and practice management decisions that will determine whether the new practice thrives or fails. At... Read More