Law Practice Management CLE Programs

Law Practice Management Continuing Legal Education programs are open to all members and non-members.  Topics include finance, technology, human resources, marketing, client development and day-to-day operations of your law firm. All LPM live programs and events are recorded and available online, on demand.  Special member pricing options are available.  Recent programs include Leveraging Technology in Your Practice, Technology, Tools and Ethics Rules, Powerpoint 101 for Lawyers, Maximizing the Use of Your iPad in Your Law Practice and many more.

Learn more about Law Practice Management Resources | www.nysba.org/LPM
 

UPCOMING LIVE LAW PRACTICE MANAGEMENT CLE PROGRAMS AND WEBCASTS:

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Understanding your Malpractice Insurance | 2.0 MCLE Credits | Live and Webcast
Wednesday, July 22, 2015 | 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
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Client Intake | Best Practices for Attorneys | 1.0 MCLE Credits | Video Replay
Thursday, August 6, 2015 | 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
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Starting a Solo Practice in New York | 8.0 MCLE Credits | Video Replay
Thursday, August 13, 2015 | 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Q&A 4:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.)
Also available: Starting a Solo Practice in New York Coursebook
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Bridging the Gap August 2015  | 16.0 MCLE Credits 
Thursday, August 27 and Friday, August 28, 2015 | 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
New York City Live Location | Albany Video Conference | Niagara Falls Video Conference
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RECENT CLE Programs and Webcasts THAT ARE NOW AVAILABLE ON-DEMAND:

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AVAILABLE NOW:
The Do's and Don'ts of Finding and Hiring an Associate for your Law Practice...and how to avoid a future discrimination claim | 2.0 MCLE Credits 
Original Program: Thursday, June 11, 2015
Program Faculty:
Richard A. Klass, Esq. | David B. Sarnoff, Esq. | Carolyn D. Richmond, Esq.

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Starting a Solo Practice in New York | 8.0 MCLE Credits including 4.0 Ethics
Basic Business Skills for Starting and Running a Successful Practice
Original Program: Thursday, May 14, 2015
Program Faculty:
Cliff Ennico, Esq. | Peter Giuliani | Marian C. Rice, Esq. | Joe Rivera | Dr. Carol Schiro Greenwald | John Balestriere, Esq. | Marc Natale | John R. McCarron, Jr., Esq. | David DePietto | Carmel J. Mushin, Esq.

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Online Communications and Social Media in a Global World | 1.0 MCLE Ethics Credits 
Liability and Ethical Pitfalls for Attorneys
Original Program: Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Co-sponsored by the International Section and the Subcommittee on Non-Resident Membership
Program Faculty: David P. Atkins, Esq.

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2015 March Marketing Conference | Grow Your Practice | 5.0 MCLE Credits including 2.5 Ethics
Original Program: March 27, 2015
Grow Your Practice
When you purchase this program, you will also receive the NYSBA publication
Grow Your Practice: Legal Marketing and Business Development Strategies
($65 value)


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Legal Malpractice 2015 | 4.0 MCLE Credits including 3.0 Ethics
Professional Liability Claims, Litigation Strategies and Ethics 
Original Program: March 6, 2015 | 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Overall Planning Chair: A. Michael Furman, Esq.

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Bridging the Gap | March 2015 | Earn 16.0 MCLE credits
Co-sponsored by the Young Lawyers Section 
Original Program:  Wednesday, March 18, 2015 & Thursday, March 19, 2015
This program is also available as segmented, single agenda items. Click here to find the full list.
 

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Client Intake: Best Practices for Attorneys
 | 1.0 MCLE Credits
Original Program: February 10
, 2015

Program Faculty:
A. Michael Furman, Esq. | Cristina Yannucci, Esq. | Lisa Jaffee, JD
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Management Training for Lawyers | Tips for Managing Partners | 1.5 MCLE Credits
Original Program: 
December 2, 2014
 
Chair: Joel Rose | LPM CLE Webcast    
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Hot Topics in Law Practice Management 2014 Summit | 6.5 MCLE Credits 
Security Concerns for Law Firms | What You Need to Know about Cybersecurity, Data Security, Office Security and More
Original Program: November 20, 2014
Co-sponsored by the Corporate Counsel Section

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Succession Planning and Client Transition | 1.5 MCLE Credits
Original Program: October 21, 2014
Presented by nationally recognized law firm management consultant, Joel A. Rose, this program will provide an overview of succession planning and client transition. A nationally recognized Certified Management Consultant and a panel of Managing Partners of law firms will also discuss practical strategies and advice on planning ahead.

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Women on the Move 2014 | 4.0 MCLE Credits
Original Program: October 8, 2014
Co-sponsored by the Committee on Women in Law
Chairs: Linda A. Redlisky and Debra Vey Voda-Hamilton, Esq. 

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Risk Management 2014 | 4.0 MCLE Credits
Original Program: October 30, 2014
Co-sponsored by the Committee on Association Insurance Programs
Chair: Scott W. Bush, Esq. 

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What Makes Lawyers Happy | An LAP Ethics and Professionalism Program
 | 2.0 MCLE Credits
Original Program: September 30, 2014
Co-Sponsored by the Lawyer Assistance Committee 
Chairs: Patrick McKenna, Pat Spataro and Marian Rice
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New Horizons in eDiscovery:  How New Rules, Cyber-Security and Specialized eDiscovery Counsel are Shaping the Future of eDiscovery
Co-sponsored by the Commercial and Federal Litigation Section e-Discovery Committee
Original Program: September 18, 2014
3.0 MCLE Credits | Chairs: Connie Boland and Adam Cohen

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Buying or Selling a Law Practice | Practical and Ethical Considerations and the NY Rules 
Original Program: September 10, 2014
 
2.0 MCLE Credits | Chair: Nat Wasserstein  
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Online Content Management | 2.0 MCLE Credits
Original Program: May 29, 2014
Co-sponsored by the Committee on Media Law
Chair: Townsend Davis | Assistant Chief Counsel in the Law and Regulation Department of ABC, Inc.
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Hiring and Managing Staff - The Lawyer as an Employer (2014) | 2.0 MCLE Credits | $50 Members
Geared toward solo and small firm practitioners, this comprehensive program will address hiring and managing staff and will provide an overview of human resource compliance.
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Risk Management 360 | 6.0 MCLE Credits | $150 Members 
Navigating law practice risks, the stresses of lawyering, and ever-changing technology, all while maintaining professional standards
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Leveraging Technology in Your Practice | 2.0 MCLE Credits 
During this fast-paced CLE webcast program will you learn twenty-five ways to streamline your practice.
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The Law Firm of Tomorrow Today  | 4.0 MCLE Credits 
Exploring issues raised by the Report of the Task Force on the Future of the Legal Profession, download this program to learn how your firm can begin to incorporate elements of the law firm of the future into your law practice today. 
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Technology in Your Practice - Trends, Tools and Ethics Rules   | 4.0 MCLE Credits 
Exploring the hottest trends in legal technology, this program provides an overview of practice matters including outsourcing, knowledge management, legal research, virtual law practice, cloud computing, and related technologies.
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Virtual Law Firms and Of Counsel Arrangements | 1.5 MCLE Credits
Get an overview of “of counsel” arrangements and recent developments concerning “virtual law firms.” Panelists will share tips on growing your firm. 
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Ethics in the Workplace 1.5 MCLE Credits | $50 NYSBA Members  
Developing & Implementing Internal Controls for Ethics and Conflicts, Quality Review, Professional Responsibilities and Staff
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PowerPoint 101 for Lawyers - The Skills You Need for Powerful Powerpoint Presentations (2013)
Featuring W. Russell Corker, Esq. |  1.5 MCLE Credits | $75 NYSBA Members  
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Starting a Practice in New York - Going Solo (2014) | 7.5 MCLE Credits 
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Starting Your Own Practice in New York - Going Solo in the Real World (2013) | 8.0 MCLE Credits 
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Legal Malpractice (2013)
 | 4.0 MCLE Credits | Professional Liability Claims, Litigation Strategies and Ethics 
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iPad for Legal Professionals - How To's and Best Practices
 
 | 1.0 MCLE Credit | Featuring John R. McCarron, Jr., Esq. 
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Basic Human Resources for Solo and Small Firms
 
 | 1. MCLE Credits
Featuring Nancy B. Schess, Esq. This program provides an overview of human resource compliance. Geared towards solo and small firm practitioners, this program covers the basics of staffing, hiring and firing. 
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Living to 103 - Are You Prepared? 
Senior Lawyers Fall Section Meeting | Co-sponsored by Law Practice Management
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More on-demand CLE programs that may be of interest to you:


Selling or Closing Your Law Practice - Ethical Considerations
 | 1.0 MCLE Credits  
Starting a Practice in New York - Basic Business Skills for Starting and Running a Practice in New York | 7.5 MCLE Credits
Legal Malpractice - Professional Liability Claims, Litigation Strategies and Ethics | 4.0 MCLE Credits 
The Trouble with Larry: Dealing with a Problem Partner | 3.0 MCLE Credits 
Strategies for Progressing Equity Partners | 1.5 MCLE Credits 
Recent Developments in E-Discovery | 3.0 MCLE Credits in Ethics 
Partner Compensation Systems | 1.5 MCLE Credits 
Attorney Escrow Accounts in New York | 4.0 MCLE Credits 
Risk Management for Attorneys Protect Your Practice | 4.0 MCLE Credits 
Marketing on a Shoestring  | 4.0 MCLE Credits 
Technology in Your Practice - Trends, Tools and Ethics Rules | 4.0 MCLE Credits 
Bill Collection and the Business of Law  | 1.5 MCLE Credits 
Safe-Guarding Client Information | 1.5 MCLE Credits 
E-Discovery What You Need to Know | 1.5 MCLE Credits 
Disaster Planning and Emergency Preparedness  | 1.5 MCLE Credits 
Growing Your Firm "Bringing on Lateral Partners | Partnership Agreements 101" | 1.5 MCLE Credits 
Retirement 101/Selling Your Law Practice-A Program for Solo and Small Firm Practitioners | 1.5 MCLE Credits 
Malpractice Insurance – The Application Process   | 1.5 MCLE CreditAlternative Fee Arrangements  | 1.5 MCLE Credits 
Legal Project Management | 1.5 MCLE Credits 


The Law Practice Management Committee wants to hear from you.  If there is a program topic you would like to see offered in the future, or if you would like to participate in an upcoming program please contact Katherine Suchocki, Esq. at ksuchocki@nysba.org or 518-487-5590.

To view all Continuing Legal Education programs and events, visit www.nysba.org/CLE.

Learn more about Law Practice Management Resources available to members at www.nysba.org/LPM.