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The Inspired Lawyer: An Innovative Guide to Commanding Influence and Building a Brilliant Practice

Aug 26, 2016
9:00 am - 4:30 pm Central Time Zone

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This CLE seminar is for lawyers at any career stage and will teach you a set of leadership, counseling and persuasion skills that will increase your sway with clients and colleagues, and help you create a more successful and rewarding law practice.

In this program you will learn to:

  • Use empathy and other-person consideration to command greater influence.
  • Create an achievable plan for a more successful law career.
  • Diffuse tension in negotiations and overcome challenges when working with others.

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PRICE: $299.00



 

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8:30   Registration
9:00 - 10:00  

What Leadership has to do With Success as a Lawyer
Why do some lawyers achieve better results than others? The most successful lawyers are effective leaders. Whether leading clients or leading yourself to achieve your career goals, this section will teach you a set of leadership skills that turn good lawyers into great attorneys and counselors at law.

10:00 - 11:00   Trust, Integrity and Ethos
Lawyers are sometimes so preoccupied with short-term deadlines that they don’t see how easily miscommunication can erode relationships with clients, colleagues and staff. In this section, you will learn how to make sure that you are being perceived as trustworthy, and how to maintain ethos in your professional relationships.
11:00 - 11:15   Break
11:15 - 12:15  

Build Influence and Support 
Cooperative relationships are instrumental for achieving client objectives and are also the basis of referral business, influence and smoother transactions. In this section, we’ll discuss what the other side needs to hear that will make them more likely to support your objectives.

12:15- 1:15   Lunch (on your own)
1:15 - 2:15   Where is My Law Practice Going?
This hour in an opportunity to think about your law practice goals. Whether to attract the right clients, better meet the needs of your existing clients, or improve your work/life balance, research shows that you are far more likely to achieve your objectives if you take the time to define them.
2:15-3:15   Getting from Here to There
Highly successful lawyers make their success look easy. Behind the scenes, however, is a plan comprised of small daily actions. This hour is an opportunity to discuss strategies for creating a more rewarding and successful law practice. 
3:15-3:30  

Break

3:30 - 4:30   Managing Challenges
Unexpected obstacles come up. The key to overcoming them is to maintain focus on the goal and engage your creative mind with learning questions. This section will show you how.
4:30   Adjourn

 

Brian Hammer

Brian Hammer, M.A., J.D., is the founder and a facilitator for The Likeable Lawyer. Brian practiced law for over ten years before starting The Likeable Lawyer in 2003, and has designed and delivered thousands of highly-praised programs to law firms, corporations and organizations nationwide. He is a frequent speaker at bar conventions, law firm events and other professional association meetings. Brian is a graduate of the University of Texas School of Law, the University of North Carolina School of Business, and holds a Masters of Psychology degree from the University of Santa Monica.


Date: 08/26/2016
Start Time: 09:00:00Central Time Zone
End Time: 16:30:00Central Time Zone
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Our courses are approved in almost all states that have CLE requirements. Accreditation for a particular course will vary by state. Please use our CLE calculator for CLE credit available in your state. For more information, visit our FAQ.









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"If I were king of the world, courses like this would be mandatory. This course will help to make me not just a better lawyer, but a more effective communicator with family, friends and others."
Eric Rathburn,
Attorney



"The class content exceeded my expectations with an unusual and effective approach to increase success and satisfaction as a lawyer by identifying challenges and taking responsibility for resolving them."
Linda Jane Smith,
O'Melveny & Myers



"Interesting topic for a CLE and passionate presenters. I will benefit from this in all facets of my life, personal as well as professional. "
Jerry Stehlik,
Bucknell Stehlik Sato & Stubner, LLP



"This class is so much more interesting than 99% of the CLE's I've ever taken. The tools I've learned apply to many areas of my life. Thank you so much!"
Nancy Martinez,
Law Offices of Nancy Martinez



"The value of this class is extremely high."
Kenneth A. Miller III,
Miller Law Offices PLLC