The Path Out: Succession Planning and Leaving the Practice of Law CLE (EDU191204)
What would happen to your practice or firm in the event of your death or incapacitation? Do you have a succession plan in place? Are you prepared? Some lawyers die at their desks, leaving the cleanup to their partners, other lawyers, or family members. Other lawyers wind down their practices and close the doors. But, there is another alternative that may be the best choice—that is to develop a suc…
Representing the Startup Venture 2019 CLE (EBL191113)
This program focuses on representing the venture startup and dealing with the often complicated legal, tax, financial, and ethical issues involved in working with fast-growing enterprises run by time-challenged entrepreneurs and backed by professional investors.
Marketing Your Law Practice: Strategies, Tools, and Ethics CLE (EDU190910)
This CLE is for any attorney who wants to get a better understanding of the basics of marketing and advertising both online and offline to develop their practice. For newer practitioners it will help you develop an understanding of resources available for free or reasonably priced. For seasoned attorneys, it will help you navigate the discussions and understand core concepts as you vet vendors wis…
Legal Ethics: Maintaining IOLTA and Law Office Management Best Practices CLE (EDU190920)
Learn what you need to know about IOLTA compliance from experienced professionals.
2019 Connecticut Bankruptcy Conference CLE (ECB191003)
Join us for the second annual Connecticut Bankruptcy Conference featuring coverage of the Connecticut Local Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure. Learn about best practices and ethical considerations in both commercial and consumer bankruptcy from top practitioners.
Hot Topics in Probate CLE (EEP191119)
Hot Topics in Probate is the hugely popular biennial seminar sponsored by the Probate Assembly and the CBA Estates and Probate and Elder Law Sections. This year’s seminar, presented by probate judges and attorneys, will focus on the Connecticut Uniform Trust Code, which will become law in January 1, 2020, eFiling in the Probate Courts, and Connecticut Standards of Practice for Conservators.
How to Lose a Client in 10 Days CLE (EDU190912)
Every law firm attorney knows that obtaining and cultivating clients is critical to long term career success. Getting clients is one thing….keeping them quite another. This lunch and learn CLE will focus on what in-house clients expect from their most valued outside counsel and what causes clients to leave firms and fire outside attorneys. This interactive presentation will cover the gamut – from …
Ethical Considerations in Residential Real Estate Closings CLE (EDU191015)
The panelists will review the Rules of Professional Conduct with special focus on attorney’s fees, conflicts of interest, representation of multiple parties, and dealing with unrepresented parties. In addition, the rules and statutes concerning the Unauthorized Practice of Law will be addressed. There will be a demonstration of how to conduct a three-way balance of an attorney’s IOLTA account.
Game of Bones: The Science and Strategy of Orthopedic Claims CLE (EWC191101)
Many areas of the law require the participation of physicians to determine entitlement to benefits and extent of damages. This seminar will analyze the intersection of legal principles and medicine in the context of five common areas of injury: spine, knee, shoulder, wrist, and elbow.
What You Need to Know about IOLTA CLE (EDU191210)
This seminar will provide an overview of what lawyers need to know about IOLTA (Interest on Lawyer’s Trust Account) and handling client funds.
Commercial Real Estate Transactions CLE (ERP190918)
This program will examine commercial real estate transactions from the letter of intent and contract, through the closing. The panel will explore the perspectives of the various parties and how to successfully resolve the intricacies of the commercial closing process. You will learn how to negotiate and draft the purchase contract, navigate the due diligence process, and deal with the lender and i…
Raising the Bar: A Bench-Bar Symposium on Professionalism CLE (EPC191108)
This symposium was developed by the CBA Standing Committee on Professionalism to bring together members of the bench and bar in a collaborative effort to identify and discuss how to maintain and elevate the level of professionalism in the practice of law.
Professionalism Boot Camp CLE (EPC191206)
Learn the skills needed to practice effectively and ethically. Attending this seminar will help you to launch and navigate a successful career in law.
The Legal Entrepreneur Conference CLE (EDU191029)
Improving client service, increasing productivity, and lowering business costs. This full-day event will provide you with solutions to meet the challenges of legal technology, law firm management, and productivity. An experienced practitioner and legal tech expert will present seminars on what you need to know about the latest technology.