CLE Program

Water Cooler for Solos and Start-Ups


Date: Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Runtime: 1:30h

Program Code:


Program Options:

Watch On Demand

The MBA offers, upon request, Certificates of Attendance to individuals who attend real-time webcasts. Certificates are not available for participation in recorded MBA On Demand programs.


MBA Paralegals : $0.00
MBA Law Student : $0.00
MBA Member : $0.00
MBA New Admittee : $0.00
Non-member : $50.00
Register On Demand

The Massachusetts Bar Association's Solo/Small Firm Law Practice Management Section and Young Lawyers Division, in collaboration with the Massachusetts Law Office Management Assistance Program, invite you to a roundtable forum for current and prospective sole practitioners.

During this informal lunchtime event, experienced attorneys and advisors will discuss and answer questions regarding starting and running a solo practice. We will be taking questions from audience members and those watching remotely during the initial 60-minute presentation period, which will be followed by 30-60 minutes of networking.

The program will answer your questions about:

  • Technology
  • Insurance
  • Hiring and managing others
  • Virtual office
  • Marketing
  •  Benefits of joining the MBA for Mentorships and Practice Guidance
  • Technology for Solo Practice Operation
  • Malpractice Insurance & Business Insurance
  • Affordable Office Space and Home Offiice
  •   Managing Your Workload and Keeping Balance
  • Legal Research Software
  • Client Funds/IOLTA
  • Communicating with Clients
  • Refining Your Practice Area

Our panel of seasoned solo practitioners and consultants has the answers to point you in the right direction.

Bring your questions and your lunch!

This program is co-sponsored by the Massachusetts Law Office Management Assistance Program (LOMAP)


Susan Letterman White, Esq., Program Co-chair
Val C. Ribeiro, Esq., Program Co-chair
Lider, Fogarty & Ribeiro PC, Fall River
Heidi S. Alexander, Esq., Panelist
Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, Boston

Sponsoring Sections:

Solo/Small Firm Law Practice Management Section
Young Lawyers Division

NOTE: This is a previously recorded MBA On Demand product.
When you register, you will receive a link via email to the previously recorded MBA On Demand program and its ePublication. Your member profile will also contain a permanent link to the MBA On Demand version of the program.

System Requirements
Read the On Demand system requirements and view an On Demand product demonstration. If you have questions regarding On Demand products or how to use the software, contact Senior Programs Manager Marc A. D'Antonio, Esq. at (617) 338-0646 or email Marc.

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