Finance Basics, part of the Massachusetts Bar Association’s Resilient
Lawyer Series, will provide an overview of the financial matters involved in
starting up and running a law practice. In addition to hearing inspirational
stories of successful law firm owners, you will learn about law firm operations,
budgeting and considerations for insolvency. You’ll also get recommendations for
communicating with clients about fee agreements, drafting ethical fee
agreements, handling fee disputes, and protecting yourself against problems by
knowing the ins and outs of malpractice insurance.
The Resilient Lawyer Series, launched in October 2020, is a series of
programs designed to guide new and experienced attorneys through the
unprecedented challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic and economic recession.
Through multiple virtual events, our experts will provide a wealth of
information to help you start, expand or pivot a practice; break into other
practice areas; and otherwise adjust to the current legal landscape.
In a time of unexpected twists and turns, along with related adjustments and
adaptations, the Massachusetts Bar Association recognizes that many lawyers
throughout the commonwealth are facing less business, layoffs and general job
Become a resilient lawyer and learn new skills and career development
techniques to respond to the downturn in business while growing and adapting
your practice in the new normal.
This webinar will be hosted using Zoom. Registration is required
by 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 17, to participate in this program. After
you register with the MBA, please look for an email from MassBar
Education with the Webinar ID and Password. The email will be sent
after 9:30 a.m. on Nov. 17.
Bruce Edmands, Esq., Program Co-chair
Edmands & Williams LLC, Waban
Laura Keeler, Program Co-chair & Moderator
Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers | MassLOMAP, Boston
Susan Letterman White, JD, MS, Program Co-chair
Letterman White Consulting, Boston
Nicole Bluefort, Esq., Panelist
Law Offices of Nicole Bluefort, Lynn
Scott Burke, Esq., Panelist
Morrison Mahoney LLP, Boston
Lupita Colon, Esq., Panelist
Law Office of Lupita Colon, Boston
Marc D'Antonio, Esq., Panelist
Massachusetts Bar Association, Boston
Dmitry Lev, Esq., Panelist
Law Offices of D. Lev PC, Watertown