Law Practice Management

Law Practice Management CLE Programs

Law Practice Management resources provide lawyers, law firm managers and legal professionals with information on practice management trends, marketing, client development, legal technology and finance. Whether you’re a solo practitioner or a managing partner at a national law firm, you’ll find law practice management resources to meet your day-to-day practice needs. Checklists, best practices, publications and continuing legal education programs provide up-to-date information and practical tips to help you better manage your law practice.


Risk Management 2016 | 4.0 MCLE Credits in Ethics
4.0 MCLE Credits in Ethics | 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the dates and locations below:

September 16, 2016 | Sheraton Syracuse University Hotel | 801 University Avenue | Syracuse, NY  13210-0801
September 30, 2016 | Hyatt Place Buffalo/Amherst | 5020 Main Street | Amherst, NY 14226
October 7, 2016 | NYSBAOne Elk Street | Albany, NY 12207 | Live & Webcast
October 14, 2016 | Melville Marriott | 1350 Walt Whitman Road | Melville, L.I., NY  11747
October 21, 2016 | Lexington Hotel Rochester Airport | 911 Brooks Avenue | Rochester, NY 14624
October 28, 2016 | NY Society of Security Analysts | 1540 Broadway | Suite 1010 | New York, NY 10036
November 18, 2016 | Elmwood Country Club | 850 Dobbs Ferry Road | White Plains, NY 10607
A New York Constitutional Convention | 2.0 MCLE Credits in Professional Practice
Monday, September 26, 2016 | 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. | Live and Webcast 
New York State Bar Association | One Elk Street | Albany, NY 12207
Women on the Move 2016 | 4.0 MCLE Credits | 3.0 in Professional Practice | 1.0 in Ethics 
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 | 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. | Live & Webcast 
New York State Bar Association | One Elk Street | Albany, NY 12207
2016 Marketing Conference for Small Law Firms
| 7.0 MCLE Credits including 4.0 Ethics 
Friday, November 4, 2016 | 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. | Live and Webcast
Grow Your Practice
When you attend this program, you will also receive the NYSBA publication
Grow Your Practice: Legal Marketing and Business Development Strategies
($65 value)

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Microsoft Word Academy for Lawyers | 7.0 MCLE Credits in Skills
Monday, November 7, 2016 | 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. | Live & Webcast
Executive Conference Center | 1601 Broadway at 48th | New York, NY 10019
Bridging the Gap CLE
| 16.0 MCLE Credits including 3.0 Ethics
November 30, 2016 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. 
December 1, 2016 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Live: New York City 
Video Conferences: Albany | Buffalo


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Microsoft Word in the Law Office and Document Automation Systems | 3.0 MCLE Credits in Skills
How to Dramatically Improve Speed and Accuracy While Drafting Complex Legal Document

How to Achieve Meaningful Paper Reduction in Your Practice | 3.0 MCLE Credits in Law Practice Management
A Lawyer's Guide to Adobe Acrobat, Scanners and PDFs

Starting a Solo Practice in New York 2016 | Basic Business Skills for Starting and Running a Successful Practice | 8.0 MCLE Credits including 3.5 Ethics
Get an overview of what it takes to start your own practice, from choosing a business entity to choosing office space and attracting new clients.

The Changing Landscape of the Legal Profession | 2.0 MCLE Credits including 1.0 Ethics
With continued efforts to bridge the serious justice gap between those in need of legal services and those represented by counsel.

Legally LinkedIn | What Lawyers Need to Know about LinkedIn and Ways to Market Yourself and your Practice | 1.5 MCLE Credits in Ethics
Learn how to attract clients and develop business. Seasoned faculty will provide practical ideas you can implement right away. Panelists will share advice on LinkedIn marketing, targeted prospecting and social media. Panelists will also explore the limitations placed on lawyers by the ethics rules. Leading authorities on legal ethics will discuss the New York Rules of Professional Conduct, case law, and ethics opinions governing the marketing of legal services by lawyers. 

Structuring the Leadership Role of the Managing Partner | 2.0 MCLE Credits in Professional Practice
A Managing Partner ensures alignment of people - - that partners have input, are heard, and that opinions are considered through strong communication and effective listening skills and through effective mentoring. A Managing Partner is accountable for effecting change and execution of the Firm’s strategies through the activities and priorities of the Board. 

Bridging the Gap | March 2016 | 16.0 MCLE credits
This program is available as segmented, single agenda items. Click here to find the full list.

2016 Marketing Conference for Solo Practitioners:
Using Technology and the Internet to Turbo-Charge Your Business Development Success
 | 7.0 MCLE Credits including 3.0 Ethics
Combining a discussion of basic best practices with a review of ethics-based opportunities and constraints, this program will provide an overview of technology and Internet resources to grow your firm. Learn how to use technology and Internet resources to target the clients you want to build your practice effectively and efficiently.

Applying for Cyber Insurance 101:
Navigating the Cyber Policy Application and Cyber Security Practices for Law Firms
 | 2.0 MCLE Credits in Law Practice Management
Many attorneys, particularly those in small to mid-size law firms, have questions about cyber insurance, such as: why they should consider purchasing this type of insurance, what the questions in the application are asking and why insurance companies are even asking these questions.  This program will cover the basics of applying for cyber insurance and navigating the application process.

"Virtual" World View- Ethics of a 21st Century Office | 1.0 Ethics Credit
The program offers the opportunity to hear from Attorney Ekaterina Schoenefeld, and covers Judiciary Law Section 470.

"LPM Day" Leadership Conference | 7.5 MCLE
Tips for Structuring the Leadership Role of Managing Partner and Implementing a Leadership Structure in Law Firms; The Obligation and Importance of Attorney Supervision in Law Firms and Law Departments:  Challenges, Guidelines and Requirements; Competent Supervision | Challenges and Guidelines for the Legal Profession; Managing and Mentoring Millennial Leaders and Technology Concerns for Law Firm Leaders | The Mind of the Lawyer Manager – Using Emotional Intelligence to Build a Team-Driven, Client Focused Work Environment and Being a Leader as a Solo Practitioner – Marketing, Ethics and Maximizing Efficiency

Bridging the Gap | December 2015 | 16.0 MCLE credits
This program is available as segmented, single agenda items. Click here to find the full list.

Virtual Practice | After Schoenefeld v. NY: Where is Your Office? | 2.0 MCLE Credits
Practicing Law Virtually and Ethically | What Lawyers Need to Know

Risk Management | 4.0 Ethics Credits
Program Faculty:
A. Michael Furman, Esq. | Mark E. Housman, Esq. | Greg Cooke | Marian C. Rice, Esq.

Attorney Escrow Accounts
| 4.0 Ethics Credits
Program Faculty:
Peter V. Coffey, Esq. | Monica A. Duffy, Esq. | Christine M. Fecko, Esq. | Michael G. Gaynor, Esq. | Timothy J. O'Sullivan, Esq. | Deborah A. Scalise, Esq.

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