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How to Start Your Own Law Firm


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Average Rating:
   7
Categories:
Solo and Small Firm Resources
Faculty:
Mark Bassingthwaighte, Esq
Duration:
1 Hour 01 Minutes
Format:
Audio and Video
License:
Access for 3 month(s) after purchase.


Description

This program will identify and focus on the principal business decisions and ethical issues an attorney should address while going through the process of establishing a solo practice.

A Sampling of Attendee Takeaways:

  • An explanation of the basics of setting up and maintaining a client trust account
  • An awareness of the risks one can and should insure to include an explanation of the basics of malpractice insurance
  • How to properly calendar and check for conflicts of interest.
  • An understanding of the key elements of an engagement letter.

Program materials:  60+ pages of downloadable written materials will be made available to program attendees.

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Risk Manager

ALPS


Since 1998, Mark Bassingthwaighte, Esq., has been a Risk Manager with ALPS, the nation’s largest direct writer of lawyers’ malpractice insurance. In his tenure with our company, Mr. Bassingthwaighte has conducted over 1200 law firm risk management assessment visits, presented over 600 continuing legal education seminars throughout the United States, and written extensively on risk management, ethics, and technology. Mr. Bassingthwaighte is a member of the State Bar of Montana as well as the American Bar Association where he currently sits on the ABA Center for Professional Responsibility’s Conference Planning Committee. He received his J.D. from Drake University Law School.


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