CLE - Welcome to Your Practice!

CLE - Welcome to Your Practice!
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM - Lunch and registration begin at 12:00 PM. Materials will be provided electronically prior to the program. 1 SUB credit.

LIVE and WEBCAST

Welcome to Your Practice! The Nuts & Bolts of Opening a Law Office in 2020

Hosted by the Solo and Small Firm Management Committee

Being self-employed has its benefits and challenges. This dynamic nuts-and-bolts program will provide you with the tools to maximize the benefits of being your own boss and a successful business/practice owner. This comprehensive overview will highlight the steps needed to open your law office including emphasizing practical considerations when making the decision to go out on your own.

Our panelists will address and offer guidance these important practice points, along with identifying unique requirements of a running law office.
  • Planning and important timelines for opening your office
  • Choosing the right business entity 
  • Finding and securing office space
  • Opening the law firm and IOLTA bank accounts
  • Creating your website - using advertising and social media
  • Obtaining insurance
  • Deciding to hire and fire
  • Securing retirement and succession plans

 The program will provide useful insight to help minimize the stress of going out on your own, and allow you to start your new firm with confidence and security.

This is a “Must-Attend” program for all new and experienced attorneys considering starting their own practice!

Course Planners/Moderators:

Kristine L. Calalang, Esq.
Co-Chair,  Solo and Small Firm Management Committee
The Law Office of Kristine L. Calalang

Robert A. Huber, Esq.
Co-Chair, Solo and Small Firm Management Committee
Huber & Palsir LLC

Panelists:
Maria E. Bermudez, Esq.
Owner, Law Office of Maria Bermudez, LLC
Philadelphia

Stephanie Gonzalez Ferrandez, Esq.
Owner, Gonzalez Ferrandez Law
Bensalem

Dino Privitera, Esq.
Owner, The Privitera Law Firm LLC
Philadelphia
 
 
LUNCH SPONSORED BY:
Financial and Economic Consulting in Philadelphia and New York


NON-MEMBERS - IMPORTANT REGISTRATION CODES:  FOR CLE CREDIT OPTIONS ONLY (NOT ON LUNCH ONLY OPTION)
LIVE In-Person Registrants
1. Non-Member Government Attorney or Judicial Non-Member, please enter PROMO Code GVNML1 in the Checkout Cart 
2. Non-Member Legal Services/Public Interest Attorney, please enter PROMO Code LSPINML1 in the Checkout Cart 
3. Non-Member Court Reporter or Non-Member Paralegal, please enter PROMO Code CRPLNML1 in the Checkout Cart

WEBCAST Registrants
4. Non-Member Government Attorney or Judicial Non-Member, please enter PROMO Code GVNMWC1 in the Checkout Cart 
5. Non-Member Legal Services/Public Interest Attorney, please enter PROMO Code LSPINMWC1 in the Checkout Cart 
6. Non-Member Court Reporter or Non-Member Paralegal, please enter PROMO Code CRPLNMWC1 in the Checkout Cart


Registration amount and category will be verified prior to credits being reported!
When
2/11/2020 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Where
Philadelphia Bar Association 1101 Market St., 11th Fl. Conference Center Philadelphia, PA 19107 UNITED STATES
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