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Presentation Skills for Attorneys 2016

Seminar  Seminar

Why You Should Attend The ability to speak clearly and confidently is important for all lawyers, whether speaking with partners, making a pitch to clients, or addressing a courtroom. At this two-hour program, you will learn techniques that will immediately improve your presentation skills.      What You Will Learn You will learn how to: Master effective physical delivery skills (eye contact, body language, ...

Pro Bono Litigation Skills 2016 (Free)

Seminar  SeminarWebcast  Webcast

Why You Should Attend If you want to litigate a pro bono case, then this is the program you have been waiting for.  In this program, panelists will discuss pro bono litigation practice with examples from consumer cases.  We will cover what you need to do in litigation from both plaintiff and defense perspectives, including drafting and responding to a complaint, motion practice, discovery, and trial. The training is designed for advocates ...

Representing the Pro Bono Client: Effective Written Advocacy 2016 (Free)

Seminar  SeminarWebcast  Webcast

Why You Should Attend This program will teach new attorneys and seasoned professionals effective writing techniques to assist pro bono clients with a variety of legal issues.  Learn the tools to draft concise complaints, declarations and briefs to help your pro bono clients assert their legal rights and win their cases! What You Will Learn Drafting Effective Briefs Preparing Witness Declarations Crafting Complaints Who ...

Negotiating Commercial Leases 2016

Seminar  SeminarWebcast  WebcastGroupcast  Groupcast

Why You Should Attend Leases, known as the building blocks of value for all real estate, are a primary business asset, but also contain landmines of liability.  If written poorly or administered without expertise, they can be the downfall of an otherwise sound real estate investment. From the tenant’s perspective, lack of attention or in depth knowledge can impair operations, increase costs and limit growth. Attending this course should ...

How to Read Financial Statements 2016

Seminar  SeminarWebcast  WebcastGroupcast  Groupcast

How to Read Financial Statements 2016 New York City and Live Webcast, , March 16  Why You Should Attend Financial statements provide information on the financial performance of companies and are the language of business.  Attorneys are often required to understand financial statements in order to provide solutions to their clients’ problems, including structuring financial transactions and litigating business disputes.  At ...

Lateral Partner Movement Today: What Candidates Should Be Considering

One-Hour Briefing  One-Hour Briefing

There will be no CLE credit for this briefing. Lateral partner acquisitions remain an essential component of most firms’ growth strategy, even though studies continue to show that only about half of lateral partners are deemed successful.  In this One-Hour Briefing, Executive Search Consultants Stephen Nelson, Andi Cullins and Ellen Dougherty of The McCormick Group, Inc. explain the strategies that partner-level candidates should ...

Fundamentals of Taking and Defending Depositions 2016

Seminar  SeminarWebcast  WebcastGroupcast  Groupcast

Why You Should Attend Our program provides junior through mid-level attorneys with an overview of the applicable Federal and New York State Rules of Civil Procedure, and continues with strategic practice tips to use when taking and defending depositions, preparing witnesses and understanding your client’s expectations.   Our experienced faculty provides their unique perspectives on the best and most creative uses for deposition transcripts ...

Ethics and the "Reasonable" Legal Fee

One-Hour Briefing  One-Hour Briefing

According to the Rules of Professional Conduct, an attorney’s fees shall be “reasonable.” What exactly does that mean? This program will feature a comprehensive discussion on the timely and evolving issue of legal fees and the issue of reasonableness – particularly in connection with an attorney’s ethical and professional obligations. Our speakers (who have extensive experience as in-house counsel, private practitioners, ...

Leadership for Lawyers

One-Hour Briefing  One-Hour Briefing

Leadership training is growing rapidly for lawyers.  In 2001 only one state in the Union provided CLE credit for leadership training. Today, over 30 states provide CLE credit for “leadership for lawyers courses” based on the recognition that lawyers are called upon to be leaders every day and need formal training in leadership just as much as they need formal training in civil procedure, taking an excellent deposition, and drafting ...

Ethical Issues in New York State Escrow Accounts 2016

Seminar  SeminarWebcast  Webcast

Why You Should Attend If you are a lawyer practicing in New York State who handles client funds, you must maintain an IOLA or other escrow account and must be aware of the ethical rules regarding such accounts.  At Ethical Issues in New York State Escrow Accounts, you will learn how  ethical violations – even unwitting ones – can arise in the administration of attorney trust accounts as well as best practices for setting up ...

Writing for Litigators 2016

Seminar  SeminarWebcast  WebcastGroupcast  Groupcast

Why You Should Attend Good writing skills are one of a handful of skills necessary to success in the practice of law. What actually is good legal writing?  This program will teach you the secrets of successful legal writing, whether you are writing for judges, partners, or clients. What You Will Learn • Getting started: planning your document and getting it done • Writing to persuade • Legal writing do’s and don’ts • ...

Negotiation Workshop for Lawyers 2016

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California Trial Advocacy 2016

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Bridge-the-Gap I: Ethics and Skills for Newly Admitted New York Attorneys 2016

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Ethical Issues in California Pro Bono Representation 2016

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Bridge-the-Gap I: Ethics and Skills for Newly Admitted New York Attorneys 2016

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California Trial Evidence 2016

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