"LPM" Day

Thursday, January 25, 2018
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Total MCLE Credits: 7.50 (Ethics 3.00, LPM 4.50)
Beekman, 2nd Floor


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“LPM Day”
Hot Topics in Law Practice Management

This year’s NYSBA Law Practice Management Committee Annual Meeting “LPM Day” program will focus on hot topics in law practice management. Panelists will cover what you need to know about key considerations for protecting your firm, how to recognize alcohol and substance abuse among colleagues, attorney wellness, ESI and forensics, ethics of email, ABA Formal Opinon 477, protecting client information, and  technology and billing while providing practical advice. 

Co-sponsored by the Law Practice Management Committee, the Committee on Continuing Legal Education, the Committee on Attorney Professionalism, and the Lawyers Assistance Committee of the New York State Bar Association. Thank You to USI Affinity and answer1 for also sponsoring this program. 

Thursday, January 25, 2018
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

New York Hilton Midtown
1335 Avenue of the Americas
Between 53rd and 54th Street
New York, NY  10019

7.5 MCLE Credits
:  4.0 Law Practice Management, 3.5 Ethics 

NYSBA Member: $125 (Plus General Registration Fee)

Program AGenda and Faculty 

9:00 a.m.. - 9:20 p.m.
Welcome and Introductions 
Marian C. Rice, Esq. | L'Abbate Balkan Colavita & Contini LLP

9:20 a.m. – 10:35 a.m.
Managing Partners Roundtable: Key Considerations for Your Law Firm 
Craig S. Brown, Esq. | Lateral Link
Peter E. Calamari, Esq. | Quinn, Emanuel, Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP
Michael S. Kraft, Esq. | Kraft & Kennedy, Inc.
John T. Lutz, Esq. | McDermott Will & Emery LLP
Richard J.J. Scarola, Esq. | Scarola Zubatov Schaffzin, PLLC
George A. Stamboulidis, Esq. | Baker & Hostetler LLP
Russell M. Yankwitt, Esq. | Yankwitt LLP
1.5 MCLE Credits in Law Practice Management 

10:35 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

10:45 a.m. – 11:10 a.m.  
Recognizing Alcohol and Substance Abuse Issues Among Your Colleagues
Lisa M. Yaeger, Esq.  | NYSBA Lawyer Assistance Committee Chair
0.5 MCLE Credits in Law Practice Management 

11:10 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Attorney Wellness: The Science of Stress and the Path of Lawyer Well-being 
Libby Coreno, Esq. | Carter Conboy, P.C.
Kerry Pertchik, Psy.D | Four Winds Hospital Saratoga
1.0 MCLE Credits in Law Practice Management 

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Lunch Sponsored by USI Affinity

1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
ESI For Dummies: What Every Legal Team Should Know 
The Lawyer's Guide to ESI and Forensics 101 

Nicholas Chrysanthem, Esq. | Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin
Mark A. Berman, Esq. | Ganfer & Shore LLP
Dr. Michael L. Fox, J.D. | Mount Saint Mary College 
Maura R. Grossman, Esq. | Maura Grossman Law 
Ronald J. Hedges, Esq. | Ronald J. Hedges LLC 
1.5 MCLE Credits in Ethics, 0.5 MCLE Credit in Law Practice Management 

2:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

2:45 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.
Cybersecurity, Encryption and Emerging Technology:
Protecting Client Information and Safeguarding Confidential Data | ABA Formal Opinion 477

Sarah Diane McShea, Esq. | Law Offices of Sarah Diane McShea
James Q. Walker, Esq. | Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP 
1.0 MCLE Credits in Ethics 

3:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Technology and Billing | Best Practice in Billing and Invoicing as a Business and Client Development Tool 
Deborah E. Kaminetzky, Esq. | Kaminetzky Law & Mediation, P.C.
Carol Schiro Greenwald, Ph.D. | MarketingPartners
1.5 MCLE Credits in Law Practice Management

5:00 p.m.

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.  www.nysba.org/LPM

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