Legal Operations: Hot Issues for In-House Counsel

Presenters:

Jennifer Warner Columbia Sportswear, VP Legal

Lisa Damon Seyfarth Shaw LLP, Partner

Kunoor Chopra Elevate, VP Legal Services

Laura Maechtlen Seyfarth Shaw LLP, Partner

Categories:

Legal Operations

Law Practice Management

Program Level: Beginner

Duration: 61 minutes

Delivery Date: December 4, 2018

Release Date: January 23, 2019

Program Description

Legal Ops: Hot Issues for In House Counsel seeks to provide all in-house and outside counsel with a baseline knowledge of the legal ops movement in companies and how your company can learn and grow from implementing these programs. The course not only provides basic information but also allows participants to learn about real-life case studies and innovative approaches and tools. The segment entitled “Secrets from the Legal Ops World” addresses core concepts that every in-house department should focus on, including AFA’s, outsourcing and legal ops and diversity.

 

Learning Objectives

Understand the growing legal ops movement; understand and appreciate the new skills required by in-house counsel to deal with legal operations challenges; become familiar with actual case studies where legal ops methodologies have been used to return time and save money; understand practical tips for using AFA’s with outside legal providers; understand the importance of legal ops to diversity and inclusion.

 

Agenda
Establishing a Baseline for the Legal Operations Professional
Skill Building – Leveling Up: What new skills do practitioners need today?
Case Studies from the World of Legal Ops

¬†Secrets from Legal Ops: Start Up Basics, AFA’s; Working with Law ¬†Companies; Legal Ops and Diversity

 

CLE Info

This program is currently available for general credit in the following states:

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
California
Colorado
Connecticut
Georgia
Hawaii*
Illinois
Indiana
Minnesota
Mississippi
Missouri
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Jersey*
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota
Ohio
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Tennessee

Texas
Vermont
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin

*In Hawaii and New Jersey, we rely on their reciprocity policies pursuant to which our programs are deemed accredited once they are approved in the various reciprocity states where we apply such as California, Illinois, New York, Pennsylvania and Texas.

For information on attendance reporting, please refer to the CLE Info page.

 

Presenters:

Jennifer Warner
VP Legal, Columbia Sportswear

Lisa Damon
Partner, Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Kunoor Chopra
VP Legal Services, Elevate

Laura Maechtlen
Partner, Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Categories:

Legal Operations

Law Practice Management

Program Level: Beginner

Duration: 61 minutes

Delivery Date: December 4, 2018

Release Date: January 23, 2019