This program does not offer CLE credit.
Why You Should Attend:
This Studio Briefing series features leading experts in legal professional development addressing topics that are reshaping how law firms and legal departments develop and retain their talent. Chaired by Jennifer Bluestein, Chief Talent Officer at Perkins Coie LLP and author of the PLI treatises, “An Associate's First Year: A Guide to Thriving at a Law Firm” and “Stepping It Up: A Guide for Mid-Level Law Firm Associates,” this episode covers how new lawyers can start their careers on the right path from day one. Featuring, Rocío Clausen, Manager of Professional Development at Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, our faculty discuss time management, responsiveness, resilience and accepting and applying feedback among other practical tips for a successful start in the practice.
What You Will Learn:
- Starting off right: The first six months
- Time management; tracking tasks and emails
- Responsiveness and client service expectations
- Getting feedback even when it seems like everything is fine
- Rebounding from mistakes
- Working with secretaries, paralegals and other staff
Who Should Attend:
Junior lawyers and law firm management should find this program to be informative.
PLI’s Studio Briefings are on-demand video CLE programs that feature an intimate and engaging round table discussion format with legal and industry experts addressing a range of topics. Visit our landing page for our library of PLI Studio Briefings.