The Practising Law Institute’s new on-demand webinar, Your First 90 Days in a Firm, offers new and aspiring attorneys practical advice on navigating life as a new lawyer. Experienced attorneys address basic questions new associates may have about their role in a firm and suggest best practices to adopt and conduct to avoid as a new lawyer. Presenters also discuss the gray areas new lawyers may find themselves in offering lessons learned from years in the profession and reflecting on real-world scenarios.
Topics discussed include:
- Professionalism as a Member of the Bar
- Work Product
- The Billable Hour and the Business Side of Law
- Exceeding Expectations
- Working with Firm Staff
- Time Management, The False Deadline and Work Life Balance
- Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility
- Building Your Reputation
This webinar is free. You will need to create a free PLI account if you don’t already have one.