Our friends at NYSBA have some great FREE offerings for Lawyers in Transition, so we pass along that information here. Please share widely.
Committee on Lawyers in Transition
Re-Entering the Legal Profession
Free Webcast and Live Program* sponsored by the Committee on Lawyers in Transition
Monday, May 21, 2012
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Are you re-entering the legal profession after having taken a short or long term leave from practice, whether after a layoff, family leave or work in another field? Our panelists will share success stories and talk about tips and tactics for attorneys looking to return to traditional law practice. They will discuss networking, brushing up on experience, obtaining new skills and training, and addressing what employers want to know.
This program is part of the New York State Bar Association’s Committee on Lawyers in Transition series of free, live webcasts on Career Development to help lawyers better manage their careers. If you are looking to make a career change, leave your current job, or transition back to the workforce after time away from the profession, the Committee on Lawyers in Transition is here to help.
*NYSBA members are invited to attend in person to be a part of the live audience in New York City. The non-member, in person registrant fee is $25.
In-person participants must arrive by 5:30 p.m. Seating is limited. Pre-registration is required. Please note that your name must be added to a security list to enter the building.
This program does not carry MCLE credit.
For more information, visit www.nysba.org/May21stWebcast.
Upcoming Free Programs of Interest
How To Approach Your Employer about Flexibility, Leave or Other Special Needs
Tuesday, June 5, 2012 | 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 | 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
How to Land a Non-Profit Position
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 | 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Making Transitions Later in Your Career
Thursday, November 1, 2012 | 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Did you miss any of the previous Career Development programs?
Visit www.nysba.org/LITarchivedWebcasts to view archived webcasts.
If you would like more information about the Committee on Lawyers in Transition, please contact Kathy Suchocki, Staff Liaison to the Committee at email@example.com.
If you have program ideas or suggestions, please contact JessicaThaler, Esq., Chair of the Committee on Lawyers in Transition at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Visit the Committee blog at http://nysbar.com/blogs/lawyersintransition
Join the NYSBA Lawyers in Transition LinkedIn group at www.nysba.org/LinkedIn
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