Thursday, November 4, 2010 Hosts “Bridge The Gap for Newly Admitted Attorneys” Series Continuing Legal Education Online, will be hosting a live series, “Bridge The Gap for Newly Admitted Attorneys”, on November 3rd, November 9th, November 30th, and December 7th. The series runs from 5:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m and is located at 55 Exchange Place (suite 501) New York, NY  10001.

Completion of the series will fulfill all 16 credits (3 hours of ethics, 6 hours of skills, 7 hours of law practice management). The fee for the series is $299 and is limited to 40 seats – so sign up for all 4 courses today.  Refreshments will be served.

For additional information, please call 1-877-518-0660 or visit

Wednesday, November 3, 2010

Nov. 4-5th General Counsel Institute: “Managing through Change: The New Normal”

 The National Association of Women Lawyers ("NAWL") is holding its General Counsel Institute “Managing through Change: The New Normal” on November 4-5, 2010 in New York City.  The Sixth Annual General Counsel Institute for in-house attorneys and will be held at the Westin Hotel in Times Square.

This is a conference designed for experienced and motivated women in-house counsel seeking to build top tier professional and management skills. 

Keynote speakers include DeeDee Myers, author of “Why Women Should Rule the World” and former press secretary of the Clinton Administration, plus Leslie Turner, General Counsel/CCNA of the Coca-Cola Company. The General Counsel  Institute will provide the opportunity to:
  • Attend CLE workshops on leading edge topics
  •       Network in a collegial and open environment
  •      Participate in frank discussions on what it takes to succeed in-house
  • Hear from the General Counsels of Coca-Cola, Consolidated Edison, National Public Radio, Nike, Southwest Airlines, Stuart Weitzman and others.
For additional information, please call Theresa Baker at 212-578-5119 or visit

Tuesday, November 2, 2010

November 4th 2010 Law Practice Management Symposium

The New York City Bar Association together with the New York Law Journal present The 7th Annual Law Practice Management Symposium, "Sowing the Seeds of a Successful Small Law Practice and Making it Bloom" on Thursday, November 4, 2010 from 8:30 am - 5:00 pm. The 2010 Symposium will help you grow your practice and provide the information you need to grow or start your own practice. From best billing practices to choosing malpractice insurance, the Symposium will address many of the practice management issues we as small law firm practitioners are facing today.

The Symposium will be held at the New York City Bar, located at 42 West 44th Street New York, NY 10036. Admission includes exhibition hall, workshops, networking breakfast and lunch, plenary sessions, and wind down reception with live music. As a sponsoring school, Touro Law Center students and alumni receive a discounted registration rate of $25, regardless of their City Bar member status.

Whether currently working in a solo or small law firm practice or just starting to consider this career path, this full day of workshops, trade-show, and one-on-one advice is a great program for Touro Law students and alumni. Attorneys can also attend valuable workshops for start-ups and growing firms, explore the ways to expand your client base, network at the breakfast, luncheon and late-afternoon live-music reception as well as in our "Seasoned Solo" Drop-In Center. There will also be sessions on Attorney Advertising, On and Offline Cost-Effective Marketing and Billing Practices, and the opportunity to stop by the LexisNexis Consultation Center to meet with a certified SEMPO Institute Consultant, discuss best practices for internet marketing, and have your website reviewed

Visit The New York City Bar website for more information.